As an IBM Developer Advocate, I get to come up with cool demos for events and conferences that showcases the technology IBM Cloud has to offer developers. For a community event, I built a TJBot photo booth, using the famous TJBot to capture photos using a Raspberry Pi camera and send them via Twilio. If you're feeling brave, you can go right to the code on GitHub. Otherwise, read on to discover how I turned this powerful little robot into a photo booth!
At this year's API World, I'll be hosting a workshop with my colleague, Marek Sadowski. Some of you will know Marek from his robot-building exercises. Our workshop will focus the power of API Connect bringing together disparate worlds for the benefit of developers.
At Twilio SIGNAL 2017, I hosted a breakout session with Michael Ludden, Director of IBM Watson Labs, titled “Innovation in the Cognitive Era.” With the prevalence of new technology, inspiring all kinds of innovation and disruption, now is the most exciting time to be a developer.
Meet TJBot, a vocal, empathetic cardboard robot that uses Watson Speech to Text, Watson Tone Analyzer, Watson Conversation, and Watson Text To Speech.