Artificial Assistant

Ever wanted a artificial assistant that you control? Well now you can! With all the api's floating around, it is extremely simple to build a Siri-like device that you can program and control. Update: Pressing a button wasn't as satisfying, so I decided that talking to the bot would make…

The ESP8266 Module

The ESP8266 module is a low-cost wifi chip that was released by Espressif Systems and came to the attention of hobbyists in 2014 when AI-Thinker released the ESP-01 module. Since then there has been a proliferation of chips and breakout boards released to the public. There are many guides out…