Video Tutorial Building Your 1st Mycroft skill with python & an API 6:30pm EDT

We’re excited to announce that guest poster Brian Hopkins  @br1anhopkins @btotharye is back with another Mycroft adventure! As you’ll remember from Brian’s last Pocketable’s article, Mycroft is an OpenSource Siri/Alexa/Google Replacement licensed under the Apache license; allowing for both commercial and OpenSource development.

At 6:30 PM EDT he’ll be running a live video tutorial on YouTube about building a “skill” for mycroft using python and an API!

 

Ben C

First phone: Wall-mounted rotary dial.
First cellphone: Motorola StarTac (dozens of antennas)
First Android: Droid Incredible: rooted, ended up on CM
Current: Nexus 6P (2nd) on LineageOS & Amazon Fire 7" (Fire_Ford 2015) NEXUS ROM
Other stuff: OSX, FreeBSD, FreeNAS, Debian, AWS, Ubuntu, OpenWRT, DD-WRT, support a bunch of Mac Homebrew stuff, and contribute where I can on GitHub. Particularly involved in the Open Humans and MyCroft AI communities.
Fun stuff: dad, photographer, dog-owner, Subaru owner, water and nature lover.