Voice Control for the Sonos with an Echo

Note: I had a lot of fun building this project, and there's still a lot of good stuff in this post, but if you really want to try doing your own Sonos/Alexa

Controlling a Sonos with the Griffin PowerMate

I love my Sonos, and with the still-in-beta next version of the smartphone controller app and the recently expanded functionality of the buttons on top of the players, it's even better. The folks

Keeping Cool with Salesforce, Node and JSforce

I think the Nest Thermostat is beautiful. Just a lovely piece of hardware that solves a problem nobody knew they had. (Nest did the same with their new “Protect” smoke alarm, btw.) Unfortunately,