µWave

µWave

Details:
PennApps Data, September 2011

Collaboration:
Built in under 40 hours with Kevin Conley (EE '12), Varun Sampath (CMPE '12), and Ben Shyong (EE '12).

Description:
Hacked a microwave through its 7-segment display to play YouTube video of same duration as food's cook time, tweet about it on Twitter, and texts the user when the food is done.

Awards:
- 1st Place ($2500) for PennApps Data
- Google gave us tour of Google NYC Headquarters; presented µWave to Google engineers

Links:
Website | Twitter | Facebook | Video | Code