Amazon Alexa controlling a Chromecast
Intermediate
  • 51,085
  • 33

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
  • 26,514
  • 88

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
  • 17,984
  • 85

Full instructions

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

Mystic Mirror
Advanced
  • 15,853
  • 97

Full instructions

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

IoT Kitteh
Easy
  • 15,085
  • 21

Full instructions

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

Time Machine
Advanced
  • 14,064
  • 40

Full instructions

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

Radio-astronomy with RTL-SDR, RaspberryPI and Amazon AWS IoT
Advanced
  • 13,926
  • 43

Full instructions

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

AWShome - Home automation using RPi + Alexa + IoT
Intermediate
  • 13,706
  • 48

Full instructions

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

Plant Monitoring System using AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 13,371
  • 50

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
  • 13,275
  • 62

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.

Smart Greenhouse: The future of agriculture
Intermediate
  • 12,683
  • 68

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

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo
Intermediate
  • 12,598
  • 82

Full instructions

Home Automation using Particle and Amazon Echo

Amazon Re:Invent "Dash" Button + AWS + IFTTT = InfiniButton!
Intermediate
  • 12,517
  • 35

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!

Arduino DMX-512 Tester Controller
Intermediate
  • 12,350
  • 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.

Smart Environmental Monitoring
Intermediate
  • 12,071
  • 37

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

AWS IoT Remote Soil Moisture Monitor
Intermediate
  • 11,993
  • 36

Full instructions

Monitor remote soil moisture sensors at a glance.

Python and Paho for MQTT with AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 11,838
  • 32

Protip

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

Alexa SoundTouch Speaker Control
Intermediate
  • 11,564
  • 17

Full instructions

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

Alexa, Who's At The Door?
Advanced
  • 11,557
  • 100

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.

Voice Controlled Drone with RasPi, Amazon Echo and 3DR IRIS+
Advanced
  • 11,420
  • 75

Full instructions

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

Magic Mirror - Amazon Echo and AWS IoT
Intermediate
  • 10,089
  • 57

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

Coffee Machine: Amazon Alexa & Raspberry Pi
Advanced
  • 9,776
  • 35

Full instructions

Order Coffee with your voice!

Automatic Coffee Machine
Easy
  • 9,070
  • 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?

Personal Healthcare Assistant PHA
Intermediate
  • 8,599
  • 129

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
Advanced
  • 8,425
  • 83

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.

Pebble Smartstrap: NFC Payments
Super hard
  • 8,405
  • 42

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

Alexa AWS IFTTT UK
Intermediate
  • 8,182
  • 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

IoT DoorBell
Intermediate
  • 7,830
  • 17

Full instructions

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

Voice Controlled Smart Home
Intermediate
  • 7,750
  • 41

Full instructions

Control your home appliances by using your voice.

Automated Chess Play using Alexa
Super hard
  • 7,658
  • 38

Work in progress

Say Alexa the move, it is automated using the xy plotter that we have made especially for Chess.

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