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Appliance app development opportunity: X10
Many appliances are already integrated. The X10 standard has been widely used for home automation for some time, and libraries for languages like Java are common. Some controllers, such as Insteon, have built in Web servers that let you interact with devices by POSTing data to the URLs.
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