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BLE iBeacon Demonstration

iBeacons are small, low power wireless, location awareness sensors, using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) as the wireless transport. Laird now has a smartBASIC beacon application that turns BL600 BLE single mode modules into Apple iBeacons. This video introduces the concept of beacons for the BL600, as well as demonstrates Laird’s new iBeacon smartBASIC application source […]

Getting started with iBeacons – Swift Tutorial

In this tutorial, we’ll be creating our first Swift app which interacts with iBeacons. These bluetooth-powered proximity sensors allow us to tell when a device is near or far away from a sensor – and we’ll be creating a little app that updates whenever a beacon is within range. source UK’s Gatwick Airport presently has […]

nRF51822 based BLE Beacon: Basics of beacon and Beacon code #1_1

Welcome to Part1 of 1st video of EEminiprojects. In this video we will see what are beacons and we will also look at basic beacon code in keil MDK. Following are some useful links- keil MDK download-http://www.keil.com/ nRF go studio download-https://www.nordicsemi.com/chi/node_176/2.4GHz-RF/nRFgo-Studio android studio download- http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html SDK download-http://developer.nordicsemi.com/ Few important links- https://devzone.nordicsemi.com/questions/ http://developer.android.com/guide/topics/connectivity/bluetooth-le.html source London’s Gatwick […]

SkyNews: Technology Helping The Developing World

SkyNews Technofile podcast (Episode 50) compares the approaches of OLPC, Aleutia, and NComputing. Interviews with Negroponte, Rosenberg, and Shah. source Windows 10 desktop on the Raspberry Pi: NComputing releases $99 RX300 Computer Official introduction: https://www.ncomputing.com/en/products/rxseries The RX300 thin client is going to be for sale to firms from the end of this month. A thin […]