My name is Aaron Tinsley

An eclectic collection of thoughts and projects on a variety of (mostly) tech topics.

[How To] Tasker Battery Saver Mode on Android Lollipop

Above photo of Nokia phone by twicepix / Foter / CC BY-SA.  I know this post has nothing to do with Windows Phone, but it’s a great picture! Introduction Today, I’m going to show you how to toggle Android Lollipop’s built-in Battery Saver mode to create a “Tasker Battery Saver Mode” that[…]

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OpenHAB Presence Detection with a DD-WRT router

Above photo of WRT54G by webhamster / Foter / CC BY Overview of Presence Detection Presence detection is an essential part of any home automation system, but it’s also one that many people struggle to get right.  I went through several iterations of presence detection for my OpenHAB system, but[…]

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