Hue lights – LED to colors and controlled remotely it has already been developed by others. The interesting thing is that Hue 1) is connected to the web 2) is handled by apps and 3) using the protocol Zigbee is likely that other developers can interact with the system.
Basically hue lights is a system that consists of lamps LED with socket “Edison” A19 (that we know of life, employed nearly a hundred years ago in the incandescent “bulbs”) that wirelessly connect to a bridge (a device the size round tin of mints), which is basically an interface between the router (the bridge must be connected wired way by Ethernet to the router ) and the network mesh the bridge will create (remember that Zigbee is a peer to peer network where each device serves both as if it were an ” Access Point ” so in this case, each bulb is spreading the network). You can only have a bridge in a house and it can interface up to 50 lamps.
12 Photos Gallery of: Hue Lights in Remarkable Effect
The hue lights change to blue or if my favorite team scored a goal, the lighting will yellow or if I have a notification email from my girlfriend lights become red. For now there are about 80 channels of the most diverse nature ( Evernote, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Email, SMS , etc.), many of which may relate to any action of the Hue system.