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vincent_c_Intel
Employee
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Amazon Echo in Edison with Hand gesture trigger

Hand up, talk to your machine. Asking her "what time is it?", "playing a sound" or connect to other device to control it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXYwHmecxRE

Amazon provide an amazing intelligent voice cloud service. Alexa Voices Service.

There is the introduction.

https://developer.amazon.com/public/solutions/alexa/alexa-voice-service https://developer.amazon.com/public/solutions/alexa/alexa-voice-service

Using USB video camera to detect the hand gesture for triggering the voice recording.

The gesture lib is using openCV.

In this project, you can learn setup webcam, USB sound card

Before the implement, please setup your Alexa account from AWS.

Setup the rep list

vi /etc/opkg/base-feeds.conf

src/gz all http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/all http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/all

src/gz edison http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/edison http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/edison

src/gz core2-32 http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/core2-32 http://repo.opkg.net/edison/repo/core2-32

Installing git

  1. opkg update
  2. opkg install git

Download the code from github.....

  1. Git clone https://github.com/vincentchung/edison_developing.git https://github.com/vincentchung/edison_developing.git
  2. cd edison_developing
  3. . ./setup.sh

Entering the ID you register from Alexa

I will update the audio ALSA configure part.

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Anderson_C_Intel
Employee
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Nice job !!

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