We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works. - Douglas Adams
Drag and Drop, High integration into all things mobile, including social media input/output, sigh. Seems to be a tool we're going to all see again.
PI-HOLE™: A black hole for internet advertisements. Performs Network-wide ad blocking.
Arm processor, Accellerometer, GPS Sensor and UBlox Mobile Phone Module used to monitor over the road trucking loads.
Speech to Text (STT) analysis engine... Jasper, PocketSphinx, or one of the online versions... use voice to manage devices. Utilize bluetooth headset for voice input
Cameras work on Raspberry Pi, Edison devices...Self driving Model Car?
The I/O response rate from a Raspberry Pi is fast enough to operate as a radio broadcast station. Check out this video.
Start small, this is perfect for an 8266 device. 32-bit RISC CPU: running at 80 MHz* 64 KB of instruction RAM, 96 KB of data RAM, 512 KB to 4 MB* flash memory with 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi built in, power amplifier, network WEP or WPA/WPA2 authentication, with 16 GPIO pins SPI, I²C, one 10bit A->D Cost: $5.87
All your movie, TV Show, music and photo collections at your fingertips, on the devices you love. Plex manages it all for you. Add a powered USB hard drive to a raspberry Pi and you are all set!
You can do some pretty amazing things with motors, servos, and LED's. Check out NeoPixels (WS2812 Integrated Light Source)!
Use a Raspberry Pi, with a see through mirror, with an old monitor behind the mirror. Raspberry Pi will broadcast weather, local news, items of interest...Check out this video.