The Thingy connects to the Raspberry Pi with Bluetooth and uses it as an internet gateway. The Raspberry Pi runs the node.js scripts. The provided examples, which you can download below the video, include:
In this guide, you will have two choices:
Choose the one that fits your needs. Cross-compilation is the fastest choice.
In addition to the already installed tools in Raspbian, you'll need
These can be installed using apt:
sudo apt-get install git kernel-package -y
“kernel-package” is needed for generating the .deb package, and git is used to fetch the repository from Raspberry Pi’s github account. We'll fetch the default branch, which holds 3.18.11 at the time of writing this blog post.