Santa Claus made a stop at MyOmBox before December 25

We‘re already at the end of the year, and it remains only 38 days for your order to Santa, and who knows, maybe find a MyOmBox at the foot of your Christmas tree. 😉 

We decided, to celebrate the 1 year of MyOmBox and to assist Santa Claus to put a little gift in his bag this year

Special discount on MyOmBox for Christmas 2014
Special discount on MyOmBox for Christmas 2014

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New updated version of MyOmBox is available in multilingual – v0.94

A new MyOmBox update is available . Some improvements and corrections have been made​​, as well as adding new languages ​​for countries using the Spanish, Dutch and Polish … The Italian and German are being translated … The MyHome automation system brand Legrand / Bticino / Arnould being present in the world, we have with the help of contributor (thanks to them) have developed our system in Mexico, Chile, Spain, Belgium, Lithuania or Poland …

Installation MyOmBox Multilingual interface for home automation MyHome home automation software
Installation MyOmBox Multilingual interface for home automation MyHome home automation software

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Comparative external battery charging for tablet testing, telephone and Raspberry Pi

Test and comparison of 6 external batteries for Raspberry Pi, Smartphones and Tablets

As some (experts) have noticed, the MyOmBox application works with a Raspberry pi. In short, it is a nano-SBC about the size of a credit card. As with all computer systems, it is mandatory to have a storage system to record and read data, hard drive, an SSD drive or a SD card as is the case in our system.

Most storage devices may be susceptible to power surges, power outages or unstable power grid. This is why a backup battery or UPS should be considered to keep a reliable and functional system, including power grids causing problems. These batteries are commonly used on the go, to electrically recharge our tablets or smartphones that we rarely hold a charge for very long. The micro-USB power being identical on the raspberry pi diet, so it is possible to use these products without problems.

Comparison of battery for smartphone and raspberry pi
Comparison of battery for smartphone and raspberry pi

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