Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly transforming the destiny of devices placed at a core with a specified task in our world. These devices can interact among themselves and with humans. The extensive use of sensors is just one of the distinguishing factors.
Mr. Amaan Raza, a student of BCA II year has prepared a device using Adruino which will be used for home automation. Arduino is an open-source platform used for building electronics projects. Mr. Raza has made the device which is controlled using smart phone. The device is connected to smartphone using Bluetooth connectivity.
This kind of devices will be connected to any home appliance and then the smart phone can control the appliances. Henceforth, it will help in saving electricity. The colleges, offices, hotels, restaurants and any other public and private places can use this device to control the use of home appliance and can save electricity.
To appreciate this project, Dainik Bhaskar, a leading newspaper of Rajasthan has covered the story in its main edition. Here is the clipping of the same.