Connect your space heater to the Arduino Cloud and control it via Alexa

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arduino Team — October 13th, 2021 Being able to design your own custom smart home device is a great way to both have fun experimenting with various hardware/software and to escape the walled IoT device ecosystems that so many users find themselves trapped within. One maker who goes by mrdesha came up with a smart heater…… Connect your space heater to the Arduino Cloud and control it via Alexa weiterlesen

14 awesome Arduino Cloud features you never knew existed

Reading Time: 7 minutes There are dozens, if not hundreds of amazing Arduino Cloud features. So it’s perfectly understandable if you’ve missed some of them. So we’ve put together a list of our favorite Arduino Cloud features that you might not know existed. 1) Auto-Generate Sketches We’ve talked elsewhere about getting an understanding of what cloud computing really is,…… 14 awesome Arduino Cloud features you never knew existed weiterlesen

Remote working with Arduino: Alexa and the Arduino IoT Cloud

Reading Time: 2 minutes Remote working with Arduino: Alexa and the Arduino IoT Cloud Arduino Team — May 13th, 2020 We’ll certainly remember this year, with many of us learning how to adapt and live a safe life-style under the pandemic. As many countries begin to initiate a relaxation of restrictions and we are starting to be able to…… Remote working with Arduino: Alexa and the Arduino IoT Cloud weiterlesen

Logitech Harmony: Einfachere Sprachbefehle für Amazon Alexa

Reading Time: 2 minutes Durch ein Softwareupdate werden die Sprachbefehle für Amazon Alexa über die Logitech Harmony-Fernbedienung intuitiver und natürlicher Dank eines Softwareupdates des Logitech Harmony Skills für Amazon Alexa werden Sprachbefehle künftig noch einfacher. Nutzer müssen beispielsweise nicht mehr „Alexa, schalte den Fernseher ein mit Harmony“ sagen, wenn sie eine Logitech Harmony Hub-basierte Fernbedienung zur Steuerung ihrer Alexa-fähigen…… Logitech Harmony: Einfachere Sprachbefehle für Amazon Alexa weiterlesen

Marvellous retrofitted home assistants

Reading Time: 4 minutes As more and more digital home assistants are appearing on the consumer market, it’s not uncommon to see the towering Amazon Echo or sleek Google Home when visiting friends or family. But we, the maker community, are rarely happy unless our tech stands out from the rest. So without further ado, here’s a roundup of…… Marvellous retrofitted home assistants weiterlesen

Raspberry Pi 3 Alexa DIY Project

Raspberry Pi 3 Alexa

Reading Time: 7 minutes Required hardware Before you get started, let’s review what you’ll need. Raspberry Pi 3 (Recommended) or Pi 2 Model B (Supported) – Buy at Amazon – Pi 3 or Pi 2. Micro-USB power cable for Raspberry Pi. Micro SD Card (Minimum 8 GB) – You need an operating system to get started. NOOBS (New Out…… Raspberry Pi 3 Alexa DIY Project weiterlesen