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The Things Network

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The Things Network

The Things Network is building a network for the Internet of Things by creating abundant data connectivity, so applications and businesses can flourish.

The technology The Things Network uses is called LoRaWAN and it allows for things to talk to the internet without 3G or WiFi. So no WiFi codes and no mobile subscriptions. It features low battery usage, long range and low bandwidth. Perfect for the internet of things.

MicroPython RuuviTag Scanner

Harvest data from RuuviTag BLE Sensor Beacon with MicroPython Bluetooth enabled micro controller like the pycom devices. Micropython-ruuvitag supports Data Format 2, 3, 4 and 5The package comes with a scanner and a tracker. The scanner scans for RuuviTags in a predefined time and return the result.

How to get started

This tool is maintained by Rafael Römhild, and the documentation is maintained at Navigate over to the documentation for full hardware list and instructions on setup. 




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