Rebble.io by Peach Hack (#PonyDev @ BronyCon 2018)

Rebble.io by Peach Hack (#PonyDev @ BronyCon 2018)

A 10 minute lightning talk at BronyCon 2018's Pony Programming panel. Find more slides at http://developer.horse

Presented by Peach Hack https://twitter.com/KatharineBerry

https://rebble.io

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Inky Collective

July 29, 2018
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Transcript

  1. Pebble is dead. Long live Pebble! rebble

  2. Peach Hack • Working on Google Cloud • Failed to

    make smartglasses at Intel • Used to make watches at Pebble • I make some pony games: ponytone.online, rpg.horse @KatharineBerry
  3. What is Pebble? They’re smartwatches

  4. What happened?

  5. So what?

  6. Web Services

  7. Web Services • Pebble appstore • Firmware updates • Language

    packs • Notification icons • Timeline • Dictation • Weather • Notification icons And more…
  8. What can we do?

  9. None
  10. rebble · web services A product of the Rebble Alliance,

    LLC
  11. None
  12. How do we run it? Serverless

  13. How many users? “I dunno, maybe a thousand at most?”

  14. How many users?

  15. How many users?

  16. How many users?

  17. How many users? “…fifty thousand?”

  18. A diversion: money

  19. Make a budget

  20. APIs are expensive Dictation: $110,000 / year Weather: $260,000 /

    year
  21. Freemium • Basic service: free • Dictation and weather: $3/month

    (or $33/year) (I hate that word)
  22. Subscription enforcement “voice": { "languages": [ { "endpoint": "pebble-eng-usa.nuancemobility.com", "four_char_locale":

    "en_US", "six_char_locale": "eng-USA" }
 // ... ] }, "weather": { "url": "https://api.weather.com/v1/geocode/$ $latitude$$/$$longitude$$/?api_key=whatever&language=$ $language$$&units=$$units$$" },
  23. Crazy Hack Time

  24. Crazy Hack Time “voice": { "languages": [ { "endpoint": "pebble-eng-usa.nuancemobility.com",

    "four_char_locale": "en_US", "six_char_locale": "eng-USA" }
 // ... ] },
  25. That’s it! Have a pebble? Want it to keep working?

    rebble.io