0

Arduino based Amazon Echo using 1Sheeld #ArduinoMonday

Thanks to Ahmed for sharing his DIY Echo project with us! Check out more here.

A few months ago I visited a friend of mine and I was amazed with the Amazon Echo he owned.

It can play music, control the house lights, tell me news and weather status, and even the date and time, all of that with just voice commands.

At that moment, the maker inside me shouted “why don’t I make it myself!”.

And since that day I started to search for components that could help me to make an arduino based Amazon Echo, until I found the amazing 1Sheeld.

1Sheeld is a platform for Arduino that allows you to tap into your smartphone’s sensors and capabilities and let you use them in your Arduino projects.

Basically, it is a hardware shield that sits on top of your Arduino board and communicates over Bluetooth to this Android app, to transfer data between it and your smartphone.

You can check the getting started tutorial on 1Sheeld website which will take you step by step till you can operate the 1Sheeld very smoothly and it’s an awesome reference for great Arduino projects.

I have used in this project five shields from the 40+ shields in the 1Sheeld.

Read more.


50-06Each Monday is ArduinoMonday here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Arduino related products. Adafruit manufactures the Arduino right here in the United States in cooperation with arduino.cc. We have a huge selection of Arduino accessories and all the code and tutorials to get you up and running in no time!


Join 5,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord

CircuitPython in 2018 – Python on Microcontrollers is here!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/


Maker Business — A journey through Shenzhen, the electronics manufacturing hub of the world

Wearables — Try maximum twinkling

Electronics — Current limiting!

Biohacking — Grindfest 2018

Python for Microcontrollers — CRICKITs are coming!

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.