Chapter 6Package Delivery Detector

There is nothing like that surge of anticipation when coming home after a long day to discover a package delivery resting outside the front door. Even if it was a package you were expecting and tracked online with every departure hub, seeing that parcel safely awaiting your arrival can sometimes feel like receiving a birthday gift.

Wouldn’t it be even more comforting to know the very moment when your package arrived versus waiting up to hours later for an email from the courier confirming the delivery? (See Figure 16, Receive an email from your home whenever a package arrives) What if the driver accidentally delivered the package to the wrong location? Say goodbye to those worries. The Package Delivery ...

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