This project is to get a Python script to control Smartthings with the Kano coding wand as an input.
My daughters (8 and 12) are big Harry Potter fans and got the Kano Coding Wand for Christmas. The Kano coding app is cool and they’re having fun with it. Great tool to introduce coding concepts.
We also have a bit of home automation sprinkled throughout the house with SmartThings, Phillips Hue, Logitech Harmony hub, etc… They inevitably got to the point where they wanted to turn the Christmas Tree Lights on with the wand and started throwing terms like Lumos and Nox at me. Sounded like a fun challenge so I took it on.
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