• Raspberry Pi based Low-Cost Avnet SmartEdge IoT Gateway for Industrial Application

    The new Avnet SmartEdge Industrial IoT Gateway has been designed specifically to aid those interested in developing industrial automation applications such as, remote monitoring, predictive maintenance, process control and automation and it will support Avnet’s IoT Connect platform...

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  • LoRa alarm for doors and windows

      Let’s create an alarm to be notified when doors and windows are open, even from a notable distance, using a modified LoRa TX palmtop. Long-range radiofrequency data communication technology, also known as LoRa, is employed in...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • IoT LoRa Boards Run on Raspberry Pi, Arduino and Micro:Bit!

    Pi Supply, which has produced a variety of Raspberry Pi add-on boards, is now on Kickstarter to launch a series of IoT LoRa Boards that work with the Pi. The offerings include an IoT LoRa Gateway HAT board...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Build Your LoRa Gateway with an Orange Pi Zero and RAK831

    The maker Edzelf recently open sourced his affordable LoRa gateway on Github. He combined a low-cost Orange Pi Zero with Rak wireless RAK831 concentrator module kit via a custom cable, and a power supply board, all assembled into a...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • LoRa remote control

      Palmtop transmitter to couple with the LoRa Shield to execute longer-range radio commands. Among the longer distance radio transmission technologies with low energy consumption, there was one in particular on which we have focused our attention,...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • LIGHTS CONTROL THROUGH GESTURE

      The Tactigon is a board for wearable applications prototyping, able to recognize gestures and different kind of movements, thanks to the firmware availability and simple programming which are typical of the Arduino environment. You knew about it...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • The Tactigon, THE gesture controller

      Tactigon is born for the prototyping and developing of interfaces for gesture recognition and capture both integrated with environmental parameters; this board connects via Bluetooth and can be programmed through Arduino IDE.  

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • New LoRa gateway for IoT

        A startup company MatchX has released its new LoRa gateway, based on SX1301 chip, with Listen Before Talk, Spectral Scan, GPS, WiFi. It is using OpenWRT operating system, so it is hackable to anyone with...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • LimeSDR Mini: Low-Cost, Small Size and Entirely Open Source Board

    Lime Microsystems has unveiled a size- and cost-reduced variant of the LimeSDR board that it launched last year. The LimeSDR Mini is a free and open source project that supports the company’s entirely open-source LimeSuite host-side software that supports a range...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • The Tactigon Open Board Awaits Your Code!

    The Tactigon is the perfect link between humans or objects and the digital world, with its IMU 3D features, environmental sensors and Bluetooth 4.0 technology. It  is a unique platform, programmable with Arduino IDE and expandable with GPS, LoRa or SIGFOX...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Smarteverything splits in four

      The Arduino-compatible prototyping board is back with four new versions (and another one on the way) to meet all application needs for the Internet of Things.   SmartEverything, the development platform for IoT applications is back,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Make Real Life IoT projects using Python and Microcontrollers: a Challenge by Zerynth

    Zerynth is the first vertical set of tools for designing embedded applications and IoT connected devices using any 32-bit microcontroller and cloud architecture. All in Python (or C/Python) language! Zerynth provides the middleware for smart devices and...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Badgerboard: open-source hardware LoRa® development board on Kickstarter

    Nordic Automation Systems released Badgerboard, an Arduino compatible LoRaWAN™ development kit, that can be easily extended to a prototype or even a small batch product. With a battery charger and an antenna connector on board. Building prototypes...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • SIGFOX Maker Tour: starting from Turin, push your city!

      SigFox and LoRa will split the IoT World, when we come to distributed low bitrate internet connection. We don’t know if only one will prevail or which one, in the meantime we’d better stay updated on...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Make your own LoRa gateway with less than $200

    This tutorial explains the steps to make an inexpensive LoRa gateway and how I managed to run it. Then I show a complete scenario with nodes, gateways and cloud all together. Finally I will explore the possibility...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • LoRaBerry: the new Long Range Wireless for IoT available on Raspberry Pi

    Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) or Low-Power Network (LPN) is a type of wireless telecommunication network designed to allow long range communications at a low bit rate among things (connected objects), such as sensors operated on a battery....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Creating a Network of Nodes with LoRa Shield

      In this last post of the LoRa series we will see how to use the board, so to create a network composed of addressable and safe nodes. Semtech’s SX1278 integrated circuit, on which this shield is...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Using LoRa shield in Packet Mode

      In a previous post, you had the opportunity to discover a new Shield for Arduino, based on Semtech’s SX1278 chip that, in view of a very limited price, allows the implementation of a radio communication for...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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