We were curious to make a old vending machine look little bit more IoT (interesting) and possibility to for additional channel of income(like playing ads during coffee brew).
When customer purchase a product we can play custom video or personal message, music clip. Some kind of “Personal treatment” if his phone support BLE(Bluetooth Low Energy). It will be also possible to apply custom discounts and promotions.
Blue Vending Player
Added and tested new feature of out blue vending platform. Online vending machine monitoring.
We precisely can report which part of the machine is not functioning
Успешно пуснахме в експлоатация онлайн мониторинг на вендинг машини.
Може да определим с точност какво не е наред с вендинг автомата(машината):
- VMC, Основна платка
- Грешки по шината
Пазим статистика за всички възникнали проблеми, както и кой и кога ги е отстранил.
Vending Machine Monitoring
Vending Machine Monitoring
Blue Vending Platform
After 2 years of hard work we are proud to announce our product targeting vending business is going to be live in one of the biggest operator. Blue Vending solution gives you a easy way to organize your vending business from beginning to the end. Combining hardware for ‘talking’ to the machine, mobile phone software and warehouse is a complex but complete solution for coffee, food and drinks. All build in latests technologies using nodejs, typescript, angular, little bit java and swift. It is real pleasure to see how all this its collaborating on clients vending machines.
blue vending box
blue vending platform
We support N&W Global Vending (Necta) and Wurlitzer vending machines, NRI and MEI CASHFLOW® changers.
Just for a limited time till end of December, we made a 25% discount of the BLE DEVKIT.N R2 Development Board. You can buy it from eBay here.
I am proud to announce that we are now part of the Apple MFi Program. It will definitely help us to make better home automation accessories.
If you’re interested in creating a HomeKit-enabled hardware accessory, you need to be an MFi licensee to access the resources for manufacturing hardware that integrates HomeKit technology.
BLE DEVKIT.N is back at eBay. Limited quantity, so hurry if you want to get one and speed your development.
BLE DEVKIT.N just went out of stock again. For us it is also a good news, in other side it push us to speed with the next batch. It will be ready till end of the week.
We just joined the Apple iBeacon program. It will allow us to integrate in our hardware iBeacon technology.
We just released the 3th revision of the BLE DEV.N board. It has a nice battery holder and reset button (bottom side), so much for a such small size. You can check the BLE.DEV.N R3 UM v1.0 document for detailed description. It will allow you easy to develop your next project but this time also to power it with a CR1216 battery, in order to become real “wireless” product.
- 32 bit, ARM Cortext™ M0
- Access to all pins
- Easy tracing via printf redirecting to serial communication port
- 4 LEDs (1 Green, 1 Red, 1 Yellow, 1 Blue), 2 user buttons
- Hardware improvements over R1
- Upload custom code using on board USB-Serial connection, removing the need of external/additional programmer BLE DEV.N DFU v1.0 (BLE DEV.N Device Firmware Updates)
- BLE.DEV.N R3 UM v1.0 BLE.DEV.N User Manual R3 v1.0
- Board can be programmed with J-Trace for Cortex-M, ST-LINK/V2, ST-LINK/V2 from STM32F3DISCOVERY and of course over the Air and USB via pre-programmed bootloader
- RESET button, added in R3
- Battery holder for CR1216, added in R3
From today BlueWeather Station App is available at the App Store. Of course if you want to use it, you need at least one peace of the hardware. If you want to be one of the first owners alway can write us in order to find out how and when you can buy one.