This post describes how to create your own GPS tracker using Pycom LoPy microcontrollers. You will also learn how to build your own single-channel LoRa Nano Gateway.
In my previous blog, I explained how to create a simple NodeJS application, Dockerize it and deploy it on IBM Cloud using the public DockerHub as a registry.
If you are an experienced developer already familiar with Docker, here’s a quick way to just deploy your containers into the cloud without having to worry about setting up and managing a Kubernetes cluster and important also … it comes for free using Cloud Foundry !
Continuing from the previous blogs, I will explain how to connect a treadmill as a sensor within the IBM Cloud IoT Platform.
In my previous blog, I explained howto to get access to the the bluetooth service provided by the treadmill.
In order to keep exercising my runs during the dark and cold winter months, I decided to buy a treadmill to be able to train at all weather conditions. Of course running on a treadmill can be quite boring so I was looking into gathering the data from the treadmill and using it to create my own custom dashboards and to connect it to Strava, the Social Network for Athletes.