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Developing an nRF52-based remote control for a smart lightbulb (BLE Central)

In any BLE application, there are (at least) two devices involved: a BLE Peripheral device and a BLE Central device. Usually, the BLE Central is a smartphone, but that doesn't mean it has to be! What if: you do not [...]

How to build the simplest nRF52 BLE Peripheral application (Lightbulb use case)

Let's face it... One of the hardest things when working with BLE is simply getting started. Whether it’s the setup of the IDE, the configuration of the project, or the implementation the BLE application. I've been there... I've felt lost, [...]

By |May 29th, 2018|Categories: BLE technology, Tutorials|Tags: , , , |9 Comments

The complete cross-platform nRF development tutorial

The complete step-by-step cross-platform nRF development tutorial (for Windows, macOS, Linux) In a previous blog post (The complete nRF Mac developmeent tutorial), I went over how to set up your nRF development environment using the NetBeans IDE on a Mac. [...]

Bluetooth 5 speed: How to achieve maximum throughput for your BLE application

Introduction In this second post in the series on Bluetooth 5, we cover the new feature of improved 2x speed along with a general overview of throughput for a BLE application (the previous post went over Bluetooth 5's new [...]

By |September 6th, 2017|Categories: BLE technology|17 Comments

Bluetooth 5 Advertisements: Everything you need to know

You’ve probably heard so much about the recently released Bluetooth 5. You’ve seen all the hype on 2x Speed, 4x Range, and 8x Advertising data increase capabilities. But what does this all mean?? How does it achieve all these improvements? [...]