- Ben’s Video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWPluWcYRMI&feature=youtu.be
- Alexa can now have international addresses configured. Users outside of the US, UK and Germany can finally just ask Alexa what the weather is!
- Configuration Repos
- Will there ever be a Home Assistant 1.0?
- Alexa Intents – “Computer, Red Alert”. Contributed by Steve Rhoades https://home-assistant.io/components/alexa/
- More history speed boosts by Greg Laabs
- Frontend Update
- Polymer 2
- Automation Editor – Finished! And Safari support
- Vacuum Component. Xiaomi Mi Robot switch is now part of the new Vacuum component. By Eugenio Panaderio
- Dyson 360 Eye Vacuum cleaner now supported by Charles Blonde
- Shodan Sensor by Fabian
- Mailbox component by PhracturedBlue
Paulus joins Dan and Phil to talk about the exciting new Intents functionality, version numbers and the 0.50 & 0.51 releases.