Siri Made to Control Philips Hue Lights [Video]

Posted November 22, 2012 at 7:02am by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11722 views

Developer Brandon Evans has made Siri control the Philips Hue light bulbs using SiriProxy. He's posted the code and instructions on how to get this working on GitHub.

The first thing that I wanted to do with the Hue bulbs is get them working with Siri. I had seen last year someone created SiriProxy (in Ruby, luckily for me), and that it should allow me to do this. I'm actually using the The-Three-Little-Pigs fork as it has active developers, although I'll continue to just call it SiriProxy. The other part of making this work was the Hue API. Philips has said that they want to release an SDK at some point, however quite a few people have sniffed the API already and gained almost full control of the system.

Check out the video below for a demonstration or hit the link for more.

Read More [via Loop]


Share
Add Comment
Lov3boyz - November 22, 2012 at 3:15pm
It was great man, here the life going on :)
John Doe - November 22, 2012 at 2:14pm
Some of you guys call him lazy. But so it's the tv remote instead of getting up and changing the channel you use a remote. And when we look up info on the Internet instead of going to the library. I think this is pretty cool.
Rollo68 - November 22, 2012 at 2:07pm
I bet you he gets siri to wipe his a$$ too..... Lazy bastard
Jamaal - November 22, 2012 at 11:03am
That's awesome
Danny Boy - November 22, 2012 at 8:34am
the clapper was better and quicker... this is a step backward
3 More Comments
Follow iClarified
Apple to Raise Prices on the Japanese App Store Within 24 Hours
Apple has announced that it will raise prices...
Apple Wants Networks to Supply Their Own Streams for Its TV Service
Apple reportedly wants TV providers to provid...
Pixelmator for Mac is Currently On Sale for 50% Off [Download]
Pixelmator for Mac, a full-featured and power...
Microsoft Releases MS-DOS for Smartphones [Video]
Microsoft has decided to return to 'where pro...
Facebook Releases 'Riff', An App to Make Videos With Friends
Facebook has released 'Riff', a new app that ...