connecting a normal doorbell switch to a GPIO pin that would trigger interactions with mycroft. It would provide a semi-automated interaction with visitors, maybe a back end that could connect to the resident, or at least an intercom to alert people who is at the door before they answer
What third party services, data sets or platforms will the Skill interact with?
delivery persons, visitors, maybe the occasional Jehovah’s witness
Are there similar Mycroft Skills already?
I haven’t seen one
What will the user Speak to trigger the Skill?
What phrases will Mycroft Speak?
Hello, how may I help you?
Hello, may I ask who is calling?
ah UPS delivery, is a signature required?
No one is available right now, [come back later] [I can leave a message]
What Skill Settings will this Skill need to store?
a message from caller
if a package was left ( not sure that these first two are setttings)
local recognition of “wake words” like UPS for FEDEX or Mailman or It’s Mom, just open the door.