Voice con­trol your dig­i­tal pho­to frame with Ama­zon Echo and Home Assis­tant

If you have Amazon Alexa and want to use it to voice control your digital photo frame, here is how to do it using Home Assistant and Nabu Casa. It provides for great effects and is easy to set up.

Dis­play the num­ber of pho­tos on your dig­i­tal pic­ture frame in Home Assis­tant

I always wanted to see how many images I have loaded onto the frame over time. With Home Assistant and MQTT this is very simple to do.

Con­trol your dig­i­tal pic­ture frame with Home Assistent's WiFi pres­ence detec­tion and MQTT

I will show you how to use Home Assistant's wifi-based presence detection system to control your digital picture frame using the MQTT protocol. It is also the basis for Amazon Echo or Google Voice control.