Our musings on smart mirrors, smart displays & the many amazing creative ways screens can be used.
We are all familiar with the concept of a wall calendar. Something that looks like the image above. It has been used for many decades to help visualize the dates in the month, and allow people to plan the month accordingly. It served the purpose in the times when schedules where simple, and events andContinue reading “Make a Digital Wall Calendar in 10 minutes”
We get asked this question a lot. What should I use to build my smart mirror? Should I make a smart mirror with a Raspberry Pi? or use an Android tablet for my smart mirror? And our answer for most people is almost always – Android/Fire Tablet. Here are the 5 main reasons why. 1.Continue reading “Should I use a Raspberry Pi or Android Tablet for my Smart Mirror?”
Kohler, a behemoth in the Bathroom industry released the Verdera Voice Lighted Mirror, smart mirror at CES 2018. This mirror is being marketed as their first ‘smart mirror’, here is their pitch: Enjoy a new level of convenience in your bathroom with the Verdera Voice lighted mirror with KOHLER Konnect. Using built-in voice assistant technology, effortlessly control your idealContinue reading “Kohler's attempt at a smart mirror falls short”