Check out the details at our website: biffshocker.com
During a Hackathon weekend, we got a chance to hack the DeLorean. Our teammate, Piers Ridyard had the idea for Biff Shocker combining SmartThings, Softlayer, Spark.io and IFTTT into a homebrew security system.
* Spark io Core and SparkButton
* Sonos Player
For SmartThings integration with Dropcam, Sonos, check out these (Connect) App:
We used a simple ZigBee contact sensor on the SmartThings platform to tell us when the door is open or closed.
But how do we know if its us opening or Biff opening?
A Dropcam can also be integrated and be triggered by a SmartThings event.
Although there isn't recording done at the SmartThings platform, we can use the Dropcam alerts to setup zone alarm detections:
Then all kinds of unsuspecting people started walking up:
We also used IFTTT to trigger cloud-enabled services