Watch this cool video of Voice Controlled Home Automation with Android phone
May 7, 2013 12:48 PM –
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Freaking futuristic sweet way to voice control your home right??? I know the burning question you have after watching that is ‘How did he do that and how much did it cost?’ So we’ve listed the hardware, software and Android apps he used to do it.
Using Tasker plugins AutoVoice and AutoRemote to control a Micasaverde Home Automation gateway and Google TV. Less than $300 in Home Automation equipment used in this demo. 1 controller, 4 Z-wave modules.
Download some of the apps he used in the vid and let us know if you accomplished it:
Free to Try, $2.99
Tasker is a hugely powerful profile creator for your Android device. Create all manner of settings based on several conditions and factors. From ensuring your phone is silent while you are asleep to getting your device to smartly switch to Navigation mode as soon as you jump in your car, Tasker makes your Android even smarter. Price: Free to Try, $2.99
Control your Android device with your voice, now even via your Bluetooth headset! You can even redirect all audio to your Bluetooth headset and also react to your Bluetooth headset button and do whatever action you want with it in Tasker. This version is limited to commands with 4 characters. If you want to unlock complete commands, you can do it in-app or buy the separate unlock key
Remotely control your phone and PC! With AutoRemote you have full control of your phone, from wherever you are by sending push notifications to your phone and reacting to them in Tasker or AutoRemote standalone apps!
Control your MiCasaVerde Vera* unit from the comfort of your phone or tablet. The MicasaVerde Vera is an affordable home automation controller that communicates via the z-wave protocol.
Yatse, the XBMC Remote
Full featured XBMC Remote with Widgets. Take full control of your XBMC with complete library support and beautiful widgets, optimized for phones and tablets.
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