Our new headquarters!

Posted by openPicus | On: Oct 22 2014 | Comments (0)
We just moved our R&D and biz dev office in Rome. The place is very near to Villa Ada that is a huge green piece of Rome.   The good news for our visitors is that we are 5 minutes aways from the metro (Libia station) B1 line that comes directly from...

IoT keeps you focused and healthy!

Posted by openPicus | On: Oct 16 2014 | Comments (0)
You are in front of your PC. Like all of us we stay too much stuck in the same position and this is really unhealthy for 2 reasons: - According to the Pomodoro Technique to get the max productivity you have to focus for 25 minutes and then move from the PC for...

1.27mm connectors for FlyportPRO carrier boards

Posted by openPicus | On: Oct 15 2014 | Comments (0)
We have now in stock the connectors to let you create your carrier boards for FlyportPRO. Our customers found out that those kind of connectors are not easy to find and also quite expensive. As you know on FlyportPRO there are 2 female connectors (j1 and J2) that...

Wibou: Smart parking on Kickstarter

Posted by openPicus | On: Oct 03 2014 | Comments (0)
We are really happy to announce that Wibou (smart parking sensor with Wi-Fi) is on Kickstarter! Wibou is made by our customer Secure Park in Slovenia. It’s a smart sensor with embedding FlyportPRO Wi-Fi that you can attach on the roof of your garage. The...

Hack your fridge with IoT Kit!

Posted by openPicus | On: Sep 29 2014 | Comments (0)
This is the first hack we made using the new IoT Kit Wi-Fi! We know you guys like to eat during night (the best time for programming and hacking) but this is a really unhealthy habit and we want you fit and healthy! How it works The alarm for your fridge activates...

Unleash your IoT potential: IoT Kit

Posted by openPicus | On: Sep 23 2014 | Comments (0)
The new IoT Kit is the best tool for fast prototyping Internet of Things and M2M applications. The core is FlyportPRO module (Wi-Fi or GPRS) and onboard you find everything you need to create amazing connected products.   Thanks to the power of FlyportPRO...

Flyport modules phased out in September

Posted by openPicus | On: Sep 01 2014 | Comments (0)
It’s hard to say goodbye to our flagship product, Flyport, but when we released the new FlyportPRO modules customers started to convert their project for the new module since it’s cheaper, smaller and certified. Let’s see how this impact on...

IoT Meetup in NYC – 7th August

Posted by openPicus | On: Aug 04 2014 | Comments (0)
We invite you to the most growing IoT meeting in NYC! After the great success of our inaugural meetups, their are now expanding to a bigger space. They are also very excited to announce the beginningof speaker series. For this meetup, they welcome Peter Semmelhack,...

Summer holidays

Posted by openPicus | On: Jul 30 2014 | Comments (0)
We want to inform you that our company will remain closed from 4th to 25th August. Orders: we will continue to ship orders even during holidays, but not daily as always. We will ship just once a week. We need to recharge our batteries, it has been a long and exciting...

Important Wi-Fi fix for the new transceiver

Posted by openPicus | On: Jul 10 2014 | Comments (0)
Microchip modified the Wi-Fi transceiver that we use on Flyport. The new version has the PCB antenna complete covered with Blue solder mask, while the older one was unconvered so in gold color. You can see here the difference between the old transceiver (well...