IoT

Cool Things You Can do with Amazon Alexa (Echo) and IFTTT

Cool Things You Can do with Amazon Alexa (Echo) and IFTTT Above is a quick walkthrough of some of the new Alexa Show Features. Amazon is now shipping the Echo Show! An Echo with a 7″ Screen capable of video calls, displaying camera feeds(so far Ring & Arlo Cameras are mentioned), weather, music lyrics and more!…

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Nest Releases New Cheaper Thermostat E

Nest releases their new cheaper Thermostat E today which is available for $169. This lets them compete with some of the more inexpensive offerings from Honeywell and Ecobee. The previous model Nest Thermostats are $249. The Nest E has most of the same technical features as the Nest’s other models although it differs in its Polycarbonate,…

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Easy Remote ESP8266 Temperature & Humidity Monitor With Cayenne

Monitor your Ice Cream with Easy Remote ESP8266 Temperature & Humidity Monitor With Cayenne in Freezer

As I look to get my 9-year-old son more involved with coding and IoT projects, I decided to do a quick ESP8266 based temperature & humidity monitor to stick in the freezer next to his ice cream. We are using a DHT22 Temperature & Humidity sensor in this project. When trying to get your kids…

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Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch Review – Geeks 2017

Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch Review “This device passed military specification (MIL-STD-810G) testing against a subset of 10 specific conditions, including drops from 4.9 feet, extreme temperatures, dust, shock/vibration, and low pressure/high altitude. Water-and dust-resistance based on IP68 rating (water-resistant in up to 5 feet of water for up to 30 minutes). Rinse residue/dry after…

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