Starting With Raspberry Pi

Don’t Be Intimidated There are many posts out there about starting with Raspberry Pi. Here’s ours. I am going to assume that you have some development experience, likely with web applications, and you are looking to expand into the world of microcomputers and actually interact with the real world. Even if you don’t have that […]

Hands-On Hardware Monday!

As you know, Hands On Hardware is Monday and I couldn’t be more excited. People! IoT! Fun! Hardware! As promised, here’s the breakdown of what money we got and what we spent it on: 9 participants ($10 * 9 = $90) 3 Particle Photons (3*19 + Shipping = $70) 3 Breadboards ($9) 3 TMP36 Sensors […]

Hands-On Hardware

Important: If you’d like to do Part 2 on March 13th, 2017, you only need to do three things: Watch the video below (or read the slides) RSVP at Open Code Either bring your own Particle Photon or send $10 through PayPal by March 8th at 11:00 AM Do those things and I’ll make sure […]

Orlando IoT 2017 Suggestions

At the Orlando IoT meetup last week, I asked members if they would write down what they want to get out of the group in 2017. Here are some of their answers: Meet in conjunction with Valencia Student Tech Club / Classes Create Orlando IoT Magazine (from the site you are reading right now) Presentations […]

Orlando IoT 2017 Goals

Wow, 2016 has been a blur! The Orlando IoT Meetup has grown from 532 at the start of 2016 to now over 844 members. Welcome, all three hundred and twelve new members! We’ve had a meetup every single month since April, when I started co-organizing the meetup. We went to the Orlando Maker Faire. We’ve […]