Homeassitant (HASS) rest API + Javascript to supercharge automation and frontend

As powerful as homeassistant (hass.io) is, I think it lacks the capability of complex automation, and scripting. Thankfully hass exposes a REST API, which lets you write your own interface/backend, in just about any language. I personally like Javascript, to run a frontend, as well as a backend, from the browser. I like to see what’s going on. I think I’m a control freak. On rare occasions that javascript is not capable enough, I fall back on PHP. I don’t like hosting servers, etc. I run everything off of old macbooks lying around the house. So, now, I have homeassistant … Continue reading Homeassitant (HASS) rest API + Javascript to supercharge automation and frontend