Using the Plex webhook API to control Hue lights

A Plex Media Server update released earlier this year introduced a new webhook API that exposes media playback events, making it possible to track when Plex starts and stops playing content. I used the API to make my living room lights dim automatically when I’m watching a movie or television show. To use the API, you create a simple web application that receives HTTP POST requests at a given URL endpoint.

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