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A project log for Smart Bed Lighting

Motion activated bed lighting that only turns on between the hours of 9PM and 7AM. Lights your way automatically.

scott-clandininScott Clandinin 09/09/2016 at 03:230 Comments

Okay so there are soooo many better projects for the "Assisting Technology" challenge, but this project may fit the requirements, so why not!

This project, and motion based lighting at night in general is a pretty damn practical thing. With the technology being more available and home automation on the rise, I wouldn't be surprised to see this kind of technology in many house. I just made this for fun, but besides the basic "quality of life" benefits there are a few other important groups this can benefit:

And even

Thanks to the availability and ease of use of modules and microcontrollers like Arduino, amateur home automation could be possible for anyone.