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...

Press for DP project: touch and get a Dom Pérignon champagne in your room

Posted by openPicus | On: Jun 05 2014 | Comments (0)
Today we are exited to present you Press for DP : a connected device made with Flyport that allows hotel guests at Savoy hotel in London to order Dom Pérignon in a beautiful and elegant way, via the push of a connected button. The project is a very nice application...

New IDE 2.7.0 – GPRS Energy saving modes

Posted by openPicus | On: Apr 29 2014 | Comments (0)
We released today the latest version of the IDE and IDEpro (to download go to the Getting started on the Wiki) to add new 3 energy saving modes to Flyport/FlyportPRO GPRS modules. This new release solves some issue that some customers faced when the GPRS transceiver...

Scale your IoT business with FlyportPRO

Posted by openPicus | On: Apr 14 2014 | Comments (2)
We are just back from the IoTday in London where FlyportPRO impressed the visitors for several reasons. What is clear now is that IoT (Internet of things) business is getting a shape and people are looking for solutions that are not suitable only for prototypes...

Bitcoin ATM made with Flyport

Posted by openPicus | On: Mar 17 2014 | Comments (0)
Last thursday we made the first made in Italy ATM for Bitcoin powered by Flyport. The challenge was to make it in 1 day so we decided to make an internal Hackhathon in our office with the guys of CoinCapital (a consultancy company expert of Bitcoin). The result...

New IDE 2.6.0: WPS, SSL and more!

Posted by openPicus | On: Feb 20 2014 | Comments (1)
It’s online our new IDE 2.6.0 for Flyport (and IDEpro for FlyportPRO customers). Our team made an amazing job to add really useful features to help you create your products with Flyport. Let’s see. - WPS support: join a Wi-Fi network just pushing a...

FlyportPRO modules get CE certification

Posted by openPicus | On: Feb 17 2014 | Comments (0)
We just completed the procedure of testing for all the three FlyportPRO modules (Wi-Fi,GPRS and the new one Ethernet). The modules had no problems to pass the testing and this means a lot for customers who are building an end user product with FlyportPRO. Let’s...

SeaSmart: vessel monitoring with Flyport

Posted by openPicus | On: Feb 13 2014 | Comments (0)
Chetco Digital Instrument from USA just introduced a new line of products based on Flyport and FlyportPRO. SeaSmart PRO interfaces directly to vessel data networks and provides a WiFi bridge to local devices, routers, and internet connections. A built-in Web server...

MQTT Wi-Fi Mote: call for developers!

Posted by openPicus | On: Feb 11 2014 | Comments (0)
We recently released our Mqtt library for Flyport/FlyportPRO and we had lot of positive feedback from the Mqtt developers community, thanks you all! So we started to investigate about what is available on the market today to prototype IoT and it seems that a developer...