How I Hacked Amazon’s $5 WiFi Button to track Baby Data
Ted Benson
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Tracking network is hard. Why not use DNS to redirect whatever the button is doing to a private web server instead of amazon one ?

Then, plugging the button with http://www.smartthings.com/how-it-works could be a great way to make a ‘panic’ button or an alarm system in case an old person is in need… at 5$ this is a cheap solution :)