Create a home alert system using an Arduino, LDR sensor and Carriots

At Carriots we have created this nice and very simple tutorial: How to connect an Arduino to Carriots and build an Alert System.

This systems detects lights with a LDR sensor and send the information to Carriots where an Application is built to send you a warning via SMS.

This tutorial could be the first step to do a DIY home alert systems based on motion detectors or door openings sensors.

Carriots is FREE to use for up to 10 devices. The free account also let you sens SMS and emails!

Here is the project Schema of the project:

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I didn't know where is the best place to post it

Very interesting.

Try it and tell you muy experience

Hello jnovice

We are looking forward to receiving your feedback