A smart mirror with voice interface control via ReSpeaker. We also connect with Wio Link to control other objects! Based on Raspberry Pi.
Something I’ve always wanted is a magic mirror. An advisor who’s near omniscient that I can ask for information. Growing up I imagined it being similar to the magic mirror from Shrek, witty, having great showmanship, and the ability to be a friend.
Well, I’m technically no longer a child. I’m 28 (10 at heart), and I’ll settle for what I can access around me and what my team can create. Technology has made this relatively simple to throw together. This project isn’t what’s describe above – it lacks the wit, could use some better showmanship, and is not omniscient (yet!) – but, it’s definitely real and not just part of our stories and imaginations. And the best part? It’s largely open source. That’s right, you can grab this yourself and create it – I hope with some changes and improvements you are willing to share.
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