Automatic and IFTTT

February 27, 2014 10:18 am

IFTTT (If This Then That) the wonderful website mashing up a plethora of different online services has added an Automatic channel recently. This recent addition opens up  several really handy use-cases to link events concerning your car and/or movement to other devices in your life. See below for a few examples.

IFTTT Recipe: Show my trip summary on Google Glass connects automatic to google-glass

IFTTT Recipe: Log all of my trips to a Google spreadsheet connects automatic to google-drive

IFTTT Recipe: Turn my house lights on when I get home connects automatic to philips-hue

IFTTT Recipe: Email my mechanic when the check engine light comes on connects automatic to gmail

See the Automatic channel listing on IFTTT for many more examples.

Written by Florian Beer