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[iot_umbrella]  #02

Posted by .lukasz. Aug 18, 2014
I recived my LaunchPad thanks a lot element14 and TI,     best regards Lukasz ...
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DAB Backyard Challeng Blog #2

Posted by DAB Top Member Aug 18, 2014
Great day, my boards arrived from Element 14 today. Did more research on the RF lightning detector and looked at some options for the flash detector. I plan to keep both simple so that they are easy to build for others interested in duplicating my work.   I was hoping to make some measurements over the weekend, but in true murphy fashion, none of the thunderstorms triggered. Just like a taxi, they are never around when you need one.    I also ordered part of my surprise. &# ...
This morning I woke up to the smell of fresh cut grass outside...   (Thanks Google+ for automatically enhancing this pic of mine)   Reminded me to start establishing and enhancing my knowledge of what grass growing is all about, especially as grass growth is now slowing as its passed the summer peak. Thankfully there is plenty of green grass in Ireland to use as a test bed and I am now using this project as the excuse not to cut my grass.   So what will my little backyard IoT ...
Thanks again to element14 and Texas Instruments for selecting my idea for the challenge. Excited to finally get started! My company (MobileIgniter) has gotten behind the project and we’re devoting Friday afternoons to a problem solving jam session for all the times I get stuck. Thanks team! We expect to take things in two concurrent tracks. The first will address the consumer market and the second will address the needs of researchers. Here’s a recap of our submission, with features ...
.lukasz.

[iot_umbrella]

Posted by .lukasz. Aug 18, 2014
Thanks to Element 14 for selecting me as a roadtester for backyard challenge.       today I will start developping my: intelligent umbrella, It will be complicated project, but I have 60 days to do it   Wish me luck ...