Control MyStrom smart plug by a trigger (ifttt or octoblu)
Some weeks ago I bought my first smart plug from MyStrom. If you are living in Switzerland you have only a limited choice of smart plugs because of the non EU standard plug (T13).
MyStrom is pretty cool because it mets almost all my requirement, there is a possibility to measure to power consumption within two rates (day and night), it’s controllable with the mobile phone app and there is a nice web interface.
But one thing I miss, I cannot react to triggers and power of the smart plug on a defined event. Like already in an earlier post mentioned there is a REST API which allows to control the plug from the internal network. (See Another LaMetric IoT script – power control)
Last day’s I just found the API documentation which allows to control the MyStrom out of the cloud:
So I have now all to connect this Thing to the Internet and react on a trigger.
If you are using Octoblu beta, which is currently available for everyone for free you can…
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via Sacha Thomet