A Jinglebot robot to speak messages and display gifs
A little guy which subscribes to a redis database, ready to speak the incoming messages, and instructing other files to display gifs and make heads talk
There is an individual branch for every office (
boulder). Checkout the relevant branch for your office.
You'll also need to set the following environment variables (can be found on vigesafe) for the connection to Redis as well as Viget's AWS-S3 account
JINGLEBOTS_REDIS_URI AMAZON_ACCESS_KEY AMAZON_SECRET_KEY
Lastly, you'll need to get lame to be able to convert audio files locally.
speak.rbis subscribed to a Redis db, and upon receiving messages (from twitter_listener or jinglebots.com) opens up a random gif (thanks to the display repo), makes the face of the robot talk (thanks to the talking-heads repo), and speaks the message aloud!
And to make it shut up!
In the terminal window running
*tap it multiple times if you're impatient ;)