Category Archives: Bluetooth Low Energy

blue vending mainboard

Blue Vending, easy and smart way to organize your vending business

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 box

blue vending platform

blue vending platform

We support N&W Global Vending (Necta) and Wurlitzer vending machines, NRI and MEI CASHFLOW® changers.

Namaste!

HomeKit

We are part of the Apple MFi Program

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.

Namaste!

BLE DEV.N R3

BLE DEV.N R3 (nRF51822 powered board for Bluetooth Low Energy Fun)

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

Have Fun!

BLE DEV.N R3

BLE DEV.N R3, new batch of version 3 is almost ready (nRF51822)

We just made the first batch of the BLE DEV.N R3. It is the revision 3 of the successful test BLE DEV.N R2 board based on nRF51822 SoC, allowing you easy to start testing and developing Bluetooth Low Energy hardware. Soon we will update the product site with detail information about features added in this release.

Namaste!

BlueWeather Station, uploaded new video (BLE, iOS)

Just uploaded new video in which you can see how easy is to use and browse between BlueWeather Stations with the BlueWeather Station App. I hope soon to be on App Store. Video is recorded on iPhone 5. Switching between stations, checking the 24h history of the recorded weather conditions, summary view of all available stations around you, all just with few finger moves.

Namaste!