Adebayo AdejareHardy UnetaPatrick McCannaThuyMohammad AlGendy
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Stay Local - Community News and Attractions

Voice activated local companion guide using Amazon Alexa. Can be used when traveling to discover local news, and attractions.

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Stay Local - Community News and Attractions

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
With USB Microphone attached and analog speakers/earphones connected.
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Software apps and online services

AWS Lambda
Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda
We used AWS Lambda to host the code logic for our skill.
Alexa Voice Service
Amazon Alexa Alexa Voice Service
We installed the Alexa Voice Service on our Raspberry Pi, effectively making the Pi work similar to an Echo.

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Stay Local

An Alexa Skill Sample showing how to build a skill featuring a single city's attractions, and news.

Alexa on Pi

Install Amazon Alexa on Pi to work similar to an Amazon Echo device

Credits

Adebayo Adejare

Adebayo Adejare

2 projects • 1 follower
A maker using the Arduino platform.
Hardy Uneta

Hardy Uneta

1 project • 3 followers
Patrick McCanna

Patrick McCanna

1 project • 1 follower
Expert in Mobile Security. Competent in wrangling electrons. Former musician. I believe you can do great things.
Thuy

Thuy

1 project • 0 followers
Co-founder of My Open Road. Passionate about saving the planet one mile at a time.
Mohammad AlGendy

Mohammad AlGendy

1 project • 0 followers
Maker of Robotic Snow thrower and Raspberry Pi OpenCV tracker.

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