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How to Kit Out Your Smart Home Without Big Data and Privacy Snooping

How to Kit Out Your Smart Home Without Big Data and Privacy Snooping

If you want to stay private, you’ve got to DIY it. 

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Maker Pro News: Open Source Startup Mycroft Takes on Amazon Alexa

Maker Pro News: Open Source Startup Mycroft Takes on Amazon Alexa

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Home exploded in popularity this year, but how are open source rivals responding?

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Alexa, Flush The Toilet

Alexa, Flush The Toilet

Instead of dropping $6000, use an Alexa to build your own fancy toilet that will flush when you tell it to.

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This Week in Making: 3D Print with Alexa, Touch-A-Sketch, and More

This Week in Making: 3D Print with Alexa, Touch-A-Sketch, and More

This week, check out Alexa using a 3D printer, an Etch a Sketch getting a makeover, and a random number generator using lava lamps.

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