Amazon Alexa controlling a Chromecast
Intermediate
  • 61,344
  • 38

Protip

Having Amazon Alexa VIA an Amazon Echo Control a Google Chromecast VIA a Raspberry Pi running a Python Script.

IoT Home Security Model
Intermediate
  • 29,584
  • 92

A model of home security system that utilized sensors and internet to monitor the security status in real-time.

WaterPi: Houseplant Remote Watering and Monitoring System
Intermediate
  • 19,493
  • 90

Full instructions

WaterPi tracks critical metrics about the houseplant, visualizing those metrics with charts, and waters the plant remotely.

Plant Monitoring System using AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 18,907
  • 59

Full instructions

If you plan on a vacation, here is a great project to track the temperature and soil moisture of your Plant using dweet.io and AWS IoT.

Raspberry Pi Facial Recognition
Intermediate
  • 17,312
  • 68

Work in progress

So you want to control entry to your secret lair, huh? This project will allow you to use facial recognition using a Pi and AWS.

Mystic Mirror
Advanced
  • 17,094
  • 101

Full instructions

This Alexa voice-enabled smart mirror provides weather, traffic, & news. It also provides reminders, sends SMS messages and takes selfies.

AWShome - Home automation using RPi + Alexa + IoT
Intermediate
  • 16,831
  • 53

Full instructions

Easily and INEXPENSIVELY control a bunch of outlets using your voice!

IoT Kitteh
Easy
  • 15,315
  • 21

Full instructions

A cellular and GPS connected cat vest that communicates through AWS IoT.

Radio-astronomy with RTL-SDR, RaspberryPI and Amazon AWS IoT
Advanced
  • 14,913
  • 44

Full instructions

Radio emissions from sky sources like Sun and Jupiter can be received and converted to digital domain for processing.

Time Machine
Advanced
  • 14,839
  • 40

Full instructions

Alexa + Raspberry Pi + 7 panel display = Time Machine.

Smart Greenhouse: The future of agriculture
Intermediate
  • 14,024
  • 72

Smart Greenhouse is a self regulating, micro-climate controlled environment for optimal plant growth.

AWS IoT Remote Soil Moisture Monitor
Intermediate
  • 13,600
  • 36

Full instructions

Monitor remote soil moisture sensors at a glance.

Amazon Re:Invent "Dash" Button + AWS + IFTTT = InfiniButton!
Intermediate
  • 13,466
  • 38

Full instructions

Why make a button with a single function (a la Dash purchase) when you can make it do ANYTHING? Customizable online at any time via IFTTT!

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo
Intermediate
  • 13,284
  • 84

Full instructions

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo

Arduino DMX-512 Tester Controller
Intermediate
  • 13,118
  • 12

Full instructions

Control tool for testing and light show by the DMX-512 protocol, ideal for quick tests on fixed or temporary installations of lighting.

Python and Paho for MQTT with AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 13,076
  • 34

Protip

Two example Python programs to use MQTT with AWS IoT for Raspberry PI / Debian / Windows

Alexa, Who's At The Door?
Advanced
  • 13,061
  • 106

Full instructions

An Amazon Alexa and Raspberry Pi project that allows a user to know who exactly is knocking at their door using facial recognition.

Smart Environmental Monitoring
Intermediate
  • 12,896
  • 38

Small, and easy to use devices, to monitor temperature, humidity, noise levels, luminosity and atmospheric pressure across a city.

Alexa SoundTouch Speaker Control
Intermediate
  • 12,457
  • 17

Full instructions

An experimental skill for using Amazon Alexa to control Bose SoundTouch speakers.

Voice Controlled Drone with RasPi, Amazon Echo and 3DR IRIS+
Advanced
  • 11,882
  • 77

Full instructions

Fly a drone using only your voice. Launch, navigate around, and land. Look ma, no hands!

Coffee Machine: Amazon Alexa & Raspberry Pi
Advanced
  • 10,680
  • 36

Full instructions

Order Coffee with your voice!

Magic Mirror - Amazon Echo and AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 10,673
  • 58

As parents it's hard to keep up with children's curious minds, allow them to leverage Amazon Echo to image search the web

Automatic Coffee Machine
Easy
  • 10,242
  • 15

Full instructions

Most of us know what it is to be in a rush in the morning and not have time to wait for the machine to get hot. How to solve it?

IoT DoorBell
Intermediate
  • 10,178
  • 19

Full instructions

Reinvent doorbell to receive alert and know who is outside, no matter where you are!

Run Google Assistant on Your Amazon Echo
Intermediate
  • 10,005
  • 44

Full instructions

This is an implementation of the Google Assistant API wrapped as an Alexa skill.

Personal Healthcare Assistant PHA
Intermediate
  • 9,464
  • 132

Full instructions

Wearable for monitoring the health condition of patients who have suffered or are in risk of having a cardiac arrest.

Droid My Mirror with Alexa integration
Advanced
  • 9,237
  • 89

Full instructions

With Alexa Voice Service (AVS) and Alexa Home Skills we can enable this mirror to become smart. And this is just the beginning.

Voice Controlled Smart Home
Intermediate
  • 8,601
  • 42

Full instructions

Control your home appliances by using your voice.

Pebble Smartstrap: NFC Payments
Super hard
  • 8,504
  • 42

Secure, tokenized NFC payments through a Pebble Smartstrap housing a secure element.

Alexa AWS IFTTT UK
Intermediate
  • 8,442
  • 23

Full instructions

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

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