Logitech Harmony – Home Automation Hub & Remote Control

WATCHOUT – this is a Windows-only product.
You will be required to use Windows to reflash the firmware before you can use it.
It does not work with Linux, only Windows

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Logitech 915-000237 Harmony Ultimate Home Touch Screen Remote for 15 Home Entertainment and Automation Devices
Logitech 915-000237 Harmony Ultimate Home Touch Screen Remote for 15 Home Entertainment and Automation Devices; $350+SHT.

  • Limtied to 15 home entertainment devices and unlimited home automation devices.

Logitech 915-000238 Harmony Home Hub for Smartphone Control of 8 Home Entertainment and Automation Devices
Logitech 915-000238 Harmony Home Hub for Smartphone Control of 8 Home Entertainment and Automation Devices; $100+SHT.

  • Limited to 8 home entertainment devices and unlimited home automation devices
  • Harmony Home Hub is NOT compatible with any Harmony remotes at this time. Compatibility will be available in early 2015.

Danger

  • There are items branded Harmony which are not compatible with each other.

Questions

  • What’s a home entertainment device?
  • What’s a home automation device?
  • Is this one of those “control your home from Harmony’s Data Centers (in the cloud, in EU?)” sort of a thing?
    Or is this one of those “control your home via your own LAN” sort of at thing?

MyHarmony Portal, Harmony API

Maybe accessible to “developers” (the consuming public).

Harmony API

  • Harmony API
    • RESTful
    • OAuth 2.
  • Control with Harmony badge.

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