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by eivinds

Nordic Thingy:52 node.js/Raspberry Pi demos

Our brilliant apps engineers continue to play around with our newly-launched Nordic Thingy:52. This time, Joakim has prepared a few Javascript demos using node.js and a Raspberry Pi.

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:

  • An example where all environmental sensor data is pushed to an online Firebase database.
  • An IFTTT example, where data form the Thingy triggers actions online.
  • An internet radio streaming example, where internet radio is streamed...
by Håkon Alseth

Building kernel for RPi2 with bluetooth_6lowpan for Raspbian

Building kernel for RPi2 with bluetooth_6lowpan

In this guide, you will have two choices:

  • Cross-compilation build

  • Native build

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

  • Git
  • kernel-package

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.

Obtaining the...