Adafruit the awesome online’s electronic store and manufacturer has this week published a new guide detailing how to use Amazon Echo hardware and Alexa service to control the company’s Adafruit Feather HUZZAH with ESP8266 WiFi development board.
Watch the video below to learn more about the new system and learn how to build your very own using the step-by-step tutorial together with extra diagrams from the Adafruit website.
If you’ve already got an Amazon Alexa or Echo dot in your home or office, you can easily add your very own devices. In this quick project we’ll show how to use an Adafruit ESP8266 Feather HUZZAH to control NeoPixels or a relay. For this example during a session of Sunday night hacking an Adafruit ESP8266 Feather HUZZAH is used to control NeoPixels or a relay. In short, no external server, gateway, service, computer, Raspberry Pi, etc. required!
Adafruit Feather HUZZAH with ESP8266 WiFi: This is the Adafruit Feather HUZZAH ESP8266 – our take on an ‘all-in-one’ ESP8266 WiFi development board with built in USB and battery charging. Its an ESP8266 WiFi module with all the extras you need, ready to rock!
For more information on the new Amazon Echo Feather HUZZAH with ESP8266 WiFi control system jump over to the Adafruit website for details by following the link below.