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Geek Feeds His Dog Via Twitter - True Story

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  1. MaxWeber

    MaxWeber Regular Member

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    How do you feed your dog when you are away?

    Welsh computer consultant Nat Morris put its IT skills to work,
    and developed an ingenious system that lets him feed his pet friend Toby with a single tweet.

    To make sure there?s always some dog biscuits in the bowl, all he has to do is to send a message to @feedtoby for the food to be automatically released:

    Full Story here:
    Code:
    http://thenextweb.com/shareables/2012/03/06/welsh-geek-uses-arduino-and-twitter-to-feed-his-dog-toby/
    Time to feed the Dog? LOL
    ;)
     
  2. Eliaz

    Eliaz Newbie

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    Nice one, next step would be a bot who takes the dog out for a walk
     
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  3. howard_hughes

    howard_hughes Elite Member

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    I hope his dog doesn't stick his WET Tounge to his Electrical Gadget Sometime ;)

    His Latest Tweet "Had to change it slightly as 4,500 people tried to feed him before breakfast yesterday morning! Did you see him on Daybreak?" :D
     
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    keinehabe Supreme Member

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    hahahahhaha :) tobby got too many biscuits it's seem :D
     
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    kirahster Registered Member

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    Pretty cool, reminds me of that internet cat feeder that someone else made.

    Code:
    http://www.newtonnet.co.uk/catfeeder/
     
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    the_demon Jr. Executive VIP

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    Wow, that's a pretty sweet invention.
     
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