Last year we launched a
competition with over $59,000 in prizes that invited makers to create the smart home gadgets of the future. Since then, Hackster's community has been busy inventing innovative smart home gadgets. The community used Arduino boards and Alexa to create a wide range of new and open-source devices with custom Alexa skills, from a glove that converts sign language into Alexa commands, to a mobile robot that feeds fish, to so
The entrants impressed us with their projects. To win, participants needed to build, document, and demo their skills and gadgets. A panel of judges scored the projects on a diverse set of criteria. Now, after much deliberation, we are excited to share the winning projects. Each winner will receive prizes designed to help them kick-start their prototype device into production.