Hacking the Web of Life

6:00 - 6:15: Meet - Greet - Food

6:15 - 7:30: Hacking the Web of Life (Josh Brauer)

Using web-enabled devices to tie together bits of life. We'll talk about IFTTT and web-enabled technology for the home including HUE led wi-fi light bulbs and Nest thermostats. As an added bonus, we'll talk about how to never lose your keys again all with web services. Have some favorite technology for web-enabling your life? Bring it or come ready to share about it.

7:30 - 7:45: Networking / Mingling

Host: Volt (Jason Williams)

Group Topics: http://www.meetup.com/boisewebtechs/polls/

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  • Adrian S.

    Great talk! What was the name of the wifi tags with thermometer/acceleratometer/etc?

    July 30, 2013

  • Glenn P.

    It was a good topic. Learned some new things. Thanks to the presenter for putting it on, especially with such short notice!

    July 25, 2013

  • Chip K.

    Great presentation! Home automation is so interesting.

    Thanks for your talk.

    1 · July 25, 2013

  • Jared N.

    The elevator won't let me up to the 2nd floor, and the stairs are locked!

    July 25, 2013

    • Charles H.

      Try a different elevator maybe?

      July 25, 2013

    • Jared N.

      I've been trying various things for 15 minutes!

      July 25, 2013

  • Martin J.

    Great idea and thanks to Patrick and Josh for putting this together. I'd be especially interested in knowing what kind of software these devices use and how that integrates with the Web.

    July 24, 2013

  • Cameron E.

    It's my birthday :)

    1 · July 3, 2013

    • Michael H.

      Congratulations! You get pizza, soda, and an intellectually stimulating tech talk!

      1 · July 18, 2013

  • Mike O.

    Sorry, it's my b-day!

    July 1, 2013

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