Apple’s Homekit – use current devices using Raspberry Pi

Apple, iOS Dev
When Apple revealed HomeKit at WWDC last year, everyone was excited. Unfortunately there are still no devices available on the market, nor is an application in the store. One cool thing about apple’s homekit is controlling devices using siri. Basically Homekit is already integrated in the current iOS 8 versions, so if you are a developer you can create an app and run it. Hm but what about devices ? So there is one trick outside there, because some guys did a good job reverse engineering apples protocol, you can setup a custom bridge using a raspberry pi for example. I did all that stuff, added my phillips hue lights to the raspberry and some custom devices like the iRobot Roomba Cleaner. And here is the result: Thanks to HAP-NodeJS…
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Smart & Easy Core Data Library: Objective Record

iOS Dev
Wer auf der Suche nach einer einfachen Lösung für die Verwendung von Core Data ist und genug von dem überladenem Code hat, welcher nötig ist um Core Data zu initialisieren (NSPersistentStoreCoordinator, NSManagedObjectContext, etc.) bekommt mit dem Objective Record eine schöne, interessante und einfache Lösung:   Hier ein kleines Beispiel Person *john = [Person create]; john.name = @"John"; [john save]; [john delete]; [Person create:@{ @"name" : @"John", @"age" : @12, @"member" : @NO }];
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