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How to decrease AWS IoT button press delay before message publishing?

More realistically, this delay encompasses the time to register on the wifi network. In order to minimize power consumption (that's an officially irreplaceable battery) the device is normally ...
Chris Stratton's user avatar
7 votes

Hacking the Amazon Dash button as SmartThings Arrival sensor (Mobile Phone)

The original Dash buttons were based on the Broadcom (now Cypress) WICED SDK, and as a result there have been several online writeups on how to develop custom firmware for them. Typically in such a ...
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Hacking the Amazon Dash button as SmartThings Arrival sensor (Mobile Phone)

First I thought it was the easiest way to use a standard hack that connects the Dash button to IFTTT and the just use the SmartThings channel on IFTTT to do the rest. Unfortunately SmartThings ...
Helmar's user avatar
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What can I do when the AWS IoT Button runs out of charge?

It seems like that is what Amazon intended. Since you are being credited for the purchase of the device, it is no loss to you and only to Amazon and the Earth itself (waste and whatnot) However, ...
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6 votes
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What can I do when the AWS IoT Button runs out of charge?

From what I read on Matthew Petroff's teardown, the battery could sort-of be replaceable. In the new version of the AWS button, a triple A battery is in place, but you have to pry open the case ...
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3 votes

Error connecting AWS IoT button to Wi-Fi network

Try to reboot your router and check your settings on it to see if anything has been changed in your DNS Settings. The issue usually goes away for a few weeks but I am unable to find a reason why it ...
Noah's user avatar
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