Many devices are powered by USB power now, but few home automation systems provide USB power switching. "Alexa, turn off the ThingyStick!".
Busy? You can just press the IOT 'Easy Button' on your desk and your loved one will get a 'random' affectionate text sent from your phone.
Using Alexa and Arduino to instil a sense of Hygge upon your arrival home. Fully functioning Alexa controlled smart bath.
Build your own Arduino-powered light switch that can be controlled using Amazon Alexa.
Everyone needs someone to talk to.
Internet Button project: when a button on the device is pressed, a cloud backend gets a notification and performs an action. Using AWS IoT.
Tracking vendor sales so that effectively manage what inventory needs to buy to fill machines before it gets out of stock.
An Internet Connected Smart Jar powered by Amazon DRS!
A problem IT and facilities teams face is folks not reporting problems. It would be great if there was a simple button to raise a ticket.
Whistle Safety helps you create your own emergency network and get the help and services from who you need when you need it.
With the click of a button, instantly send an "I miss you" message to a loved one.
Ever wanted to know the best song this week and learn how to develop an Alexa skill? Finally, you can, and be cool again!
Virtual Librarian is an Alexa skill that provides reading recommendations based on bestseller lists, award nominations, and user reviews.
Getting movie showtimes and tickets in a jiffy thanks to Alexa!
An Alexa skill which calls the Dark Sky API to determine if it will rain in the next hour or not by specifying the coordinates of your city.
Push the bounds of hipster-speak past the limits. Need more? Add in some Latin.
Since the Amazon Echo is not working with the IFTTT in the UK I made a hack to get around it by creating my own Echo Skill and AWS Service.
With Alexa Voice Service (AVS) and Alexa Home Skills we can enable this mirror to become smart. And this is just the beginning.
Build a smart commercial freezer monitor with temperature logging and SMS alerts to prevent product loss.
A pitching machine is a critical tool to learn how to hit a ball, but until now has a bad interface. Use Alexa to transform the experience.
Deciding a cuisine when going out is a pain, especially when it's a big group. How about a cloud connected ballot ?
An Internet connected device that controls servos and sends sensor (GPS/gyro/accel/compass) updates in real time over a GSM cell link.
In vehicle accident, An alerting message which contains time and location automatically is sent to emergency agencies for relief the victim.
Automating the daily hiring of a chef based on the availability of people in an apartment using Raspberry Pi2, PIR sensor and AWS IOT.