Hello there, friends. My name is Jake Kromer, AKA Tech With Jake.

I am an IT Professional with 14+ years under my belt. I love working with anything from Software to Hardware and hacking everything in between.

I like making websites and getting other up and running within their budgets. It’s why I also run The Tucson Startup.

I am a crypto enthusiast that loves learning, staking and HODLing all the day long.

Latest Blog Post

22 Sep 2016 . tech . SmartThings Evolve LFM-20 and Multi Sensor as Your Garage Door Opener Comments

When SmartThings started many years ago, their suggested way of automating a garage door was with a SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor and an Evolve LFM-20 Relay switch. These would become one single device in the Mobile App and with a press of a button, the garage door would open or close and could be automated through SmartThings.

Since the V2 Launch though, they have discontinued support for this setup and have changed their support for garages to the Linear GD00Z-4. This has left many a user in the dust to either go without the integration and only...



  • January 2019 - Present

    Working at Family Life Radio to keep Hope on the Airwaves.

  • May 2015 - January 2019

    Worked at SmartThings Automated the World.

  • October 2012 - May 2015

    Worked at LawLytics as Tech Support.

  • March 2008 - October 2012

    Worked Freelance, odds and ends, Fry’s and T-Mobile

  • September 2007 - March 2008

    Went to C.R.A.S. for Audio Engineering and Recording.


Drop me an email if you are interested in me coding for you or saving your neighborhood!