IFTTT Doormat Turns On Gadgets When You Walk In The Door
The SmartMat can be programmed with a number of functions in a 'smart home' setting.
If you have ever come home with your hands too full to flip the light switch, or wondered if your kids actually came straight home from school, then SmartMat is the product for you. SmartMat is a Kickstarter project that goes under door mats to triggers certain actions when pressure triggered. You can program it to send you a text when your kids walk in, turn on the lights when you get home, or even turn on the TV when someone sits on the couch.
SmartMat connects via any WiFi connection to perform pre-programmed tasks using uses the Electric Imp platform. Each SmartMat has its own unique webpage where users can monitor activity in real-time, reques alerts via text, email, or tweet, or manage battery life.