On November 16th I visited BlueGiga at the Medica Exhibition in Düsseldorf Germany. Thank you to Janne and Enrico for the demo of the new BLE112 evaluation board and the interesting discussions on Bluetooth Low Energy. It was the first time I was able to see the evaluation board in real life. Moreover I had […]
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The initial PCB design was finished on October 17th, but since it takes some time to produce and ship it I finally received it yesterday. After tweaking some design faults with isolated copper wire I got the RFID Reader working after about three hours. Well the firmware was already written and the WT12 configuration just […]
After some Bluetooth RFID Reader prototypes I created a new board which is designed to fit into an enclosure which will be printed by a 3D print service. The Reader can be connected to iOS Devices and sends the UID of a MIFARE Tag as text string into any iOS app which is capable of […]
I ordered a CC2540 Mini Development from Texas Instruments on monday, to start playing around with BLE technology. I hope to get the TI kit work with the BLE112 modules from Bluegiga. Since the BlueGiga chip is using the same chip and even the original TI programmer is part of the BlueGiga kit, I hope […]
I just received two BlueGiga BLE112 modules from our swiss distributor KELAG AG for initial testing. More information about the module can found at the BlueGiga BLE112 product pages.