Skype is now in your sketch, feel free to call or video-call others when a certain condition is met.
This shield is one of the communication shields.Communication shields allow you to use your smartphone as a gateway between Arduino and other phones, they make it easier to communicate with your Arduino board by sending and receiving data to or from another phone.Learn more from the communication shields tutorial. .
Skype library allows your Arduino to make skype calls within a certain action or conditions.
Adding #define CUSTOM_SETTINGS along with #define INCLUDE_SKYPE_SHIELD is a key that will let you unlock the Skype shield only amongst all shields and prevent 1Sheeld library from eating your memory specially for UNO board.
– For Android M(6) or greater, there are permissions to be granted before using the Data Logger shield, please make sure to grant the permissions or else it may affect the application’s performance.
– This Shield is currently supported by Android application only and not IOS due to some software/hardware limitations.
void call(const char *)
Call a certain Skype account.
Takes a const char array holding the account name.