Zelda fan/maker controls smart home by playing ocarina

In celebration of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Allen Pan built a wonderful home automation system where the interface is an ocarina as seen in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. (Thanks, Lux!)

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  1. Yri says:

    This is full of win! But if I was doing it, I'd use a pan flute, and have the house sing back as the spirit wolf from Twilight Princess.

    Srsly, though, this is cool.

  2. Mine's better. All it understands is "sad trombone", which is good because that's all I ever play.*
     
    * ♪ ♫ wah, wah ♪ ♫
    /lights turn off, blinds close, stereo plays REM "Everybody Hurts"-Smashmouth "All Star" mashup

  3. Speaking as someone with perfect pitch who used to freak the phone system by singing the control tones, I really hope he has more security that it appears because I could now do an awful lot of things to his house.

  4. hecep says:

    Didn't Michael Fassbender do something like this in the film Prometheus?

  5. hecep says:

    Don’t! Such power should be used for the benefit of…

    … oh, fuck it. Get to work on his house.

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