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by T0Padmin
Mon May 16, 2016 12:39 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Home automation should run on a home server, not in the cloud!
Replies: 1
Views: 1212

Home automation should run on a home server, not in the cloud!

Home automation should run on a home server, not in the cloud! There are many reasons for this; I will mention a few: - The internet goes down occasionally. A home server would still fully "serve". - Confidentiality: anything that's out of the house is "out of the house". - An encrypted server backu...
by T0Padmin
Mon May 16, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Fritzing should not be used instead of schematics!
Replies: 2
Views: 1444

Fritzing should not be used instead of schematics!

Fritzing should not be used instead of schematics!

It's a nice tool to use, alongside schematics, to show beginners how to wire a project.
It is not useful in understanding the functionality of the circuit.
Schematics should always be provided (along with explanations if needed).
by T0Padmin
Mon May 16, 2016 12:21 am
Forum: About ShouldOpia
Topic: How to make your first post!
Replies: 0
Views: 1423

How to make your first post!

Are you a new (or old!) user that wants to get started making posts on ShouldOpia? Then this guide is just for you! The following sections can be completed in any order, and may not all be necessary: Subject The subject line is right above the main part of the topic. Think of an informative title, e...
by T0Padmin
Mon Jul 27, 2015 3:01 am
Forum: About ShouldOpia
Topic: Welcome to ShouldOpia!
Replies: 0
Views: 1158

Welcome to ShouldOpia!

The name " ShouldOpia " is made up of " Should " and " Utopia " to suggest a Utopian world that could happen, if only things were as they Should be... ShouldOpia is a forum where people (like you!) can post topics about how they think things should be, and make a poll for all users to vote on. Votin...