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From Niclas Hedhman <hedh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Update from Niclas
Date Mon, 15 Feb 2016 08:52:20 GMT
Ok
On Feb 15, 2016 16:33, "Paul Merlin" <paul@nosphere.org> wrote:

> Hey Niclas,
>
> Thanks for the update.
> I can play the field tester for you if that helps.
> Have fun!
>
> /Paul
>
>
> Niclas Hedhman a écrit :
> > Gang,
> >
> > I haven't had much time on Zest lately, as I have been busy creating a
> > low-costWiFi capable, USB-powered temperature sensor. See
> > http://hedhman.org/~niclas/IndoorioD.jpg
> >
> > And for the fun of it, I ported FORTH programming language to the ESP8266
> > CPU that is on this, in Assembler of course. Interpreter, Compiler, base
> > vocabulary (functions) and REPL in ~1000 assembler instructions, and the
> > full vocabulary in another 10kbytes or so. It has been a lot of fun.
> >
> > This little puppy will go for one more round of prototypes next week, as
> I
> > want to add an external watchdog and tiny prototyping area for maker
> > community. Then I intend to make a field test with 100 units or so.
> >
> > So, why am I telling you all this?
> >
> > First of all, these guys will report the temperature back to a central
> > server every 15 minutes or so. And the management system on the server is
> > written with Zest. The rest is with Grafana and ElasticSearch. I am
> > considering trying to build a business around data capture, aggregation,
> > analytics and visualization. Anyone interested to join?
> >
> > Secondly, I am looking for volunteers for my field test. It will probably
> > happen in April or so. If you participate, you will receive a USB powered
> > sensor as seen. Plug it into power somewhere for 6 months, connect to it
> > over WiFi, configure it to use your WiFi router over a simple web
> > interface, and keep it powered for 6 months.
> > If there are problems, I might ask for reboot. Hopefully not any firmware
> > upgrades.
> >
> > Let me know if you are interested in this.
> >
> >
> > So, as the device design and software is soon coming to a good state, I
> > will return my focus on the central server, which means that I will get
> > back to Zest development shortly. It has been far too quite recently.
> >
> >
> > Cheers
>

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