Home automation with Xamarin and SignalR

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or some time now I have been expanding my knowledge of developing software for mobile; and a few years ago I stumbled upon Xamarin (formally at the time known as MonoTouch).  I had developed some cool apps for clients using the product (including ING Bank, Leicestershire Tigers and more), and was able to leverage all of my past programming in C# to hit the ground … Continue reading Home automation with Xamarin and SignalR

Voice Recognition with C#

So been playing for the last 6 months on and off with Voice Recognition with C# for a personal home automation project I have named Jasmine. The solution works well, however I have had to go through quite a few API’s to get find the best approach.  I initially tried to use Microsoft Speech Recognition to achieve what I wanted, however I found that even … Continue reading Voice Recognition with C#