SMS Garge Door Status - Attempt #2

A project log for Home Automation - Garage Door Opener

Extract best practices from existing garage door projects. Build version that suites my needs; eventually integrate into other HA efforts.

luffmanbluffmanb 04/21/2016 at 18:000 Comments

This is part 2 of searching for an SMS notification solution. See SMS Garge Door Status - Attempt #1 of this project log for part 1.

Google Voice

At one time there were solutions for using an RPi to text through Google Voice, but no more. Unfortunately, the wind-down of Google Voice includes them having already turned off the ability for generic third-party access like that. (Thanks again Microsoft for the roll you played Google's decision to shut Voice down!)