Dana Young
Published © GPL3+

Ping Pong Showdown

Got a ping pong table? Set up Alexa to keep score at the touch of an IoT button, but watch out for her wisecracks.

IntermediateFull instructions provided8,404

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Amazon Echo
Amazon Alexa Amazon Echo
The Amazon Tap works well too - https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Tap-Alexa-Enabled-Portable-Bluetooth/dp/B01BH83OOM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1468699474&sr=8-1&keywords=tap
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Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
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Any speaker to connect to the RPI via 3.5mm audio jack
Here's another option that is only $15 - https://www.amazon.com/dp/B007OYAVLI/ref=cm_sw_su_dp
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AWS IoT Button
Amazon Web Services AWS IoT Button
You don't need both IoT buttons, you can choose between options/approaches
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Flic IoT button
You don't need both IoT buttons, you can choose between options/approaches
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Software apps and online services

AWS Lambda
Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda
AWS DynamoDB
Amazon Web Services AWS DynamoDB
AWS S3
Amazon Web Services AWS S3
Alexa Skills Kit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
Alexa Voice Service
Amazon Alexa Alexa Voice Service
AWS IoT
Amazon Web Services AWS IoT

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Schematics

Voice User Interface Diagram

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Code

PingPong Showdown

Credits

Dana Young

Dana Young

1 project • 5 followers
Husband, dad, tennis player/hack, EMCer, tinkerer.

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