Maker Faire Bay Area 2013

Chris Jefferies: Wireless Sensor Network Maker

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Saturday2:30 PM2:45 PM

Chris is a DIY enthusiast focused on simple, inexpensive, wireless sensor networks and home automation. He'll show us how sensors can track temperature, light, and gas presence in your home. He'll cover the basics of how to build your own inexpensive wireless sensor network using Raspberry Pi, XBee, and Python to track sensor data and store it on the web.

Hosted by MAKE's Matt Richardson.

Explore Similar Projects in these Areas: Arduino, Electronics, Home, Raspberry Pi

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Matt Richardson

Matt Richardson is a Brooklyn-based creative technologist, contributing editor for MAKE magazine, and co-author of Getting Started with Raspberry Pi. He's also the owner of Awesome Button Studios, a technology consultancy. Highlights from his work include the Descriptive Camera (a camera which outputs a text description instead of a photo) and The Enough Already (a DIY celebrity-silencing device). Matt's work has been featured at The Nevada Museum of Art, The Rome International Photography Festival, Milan Design Week and has garnered attention from The New York Times, Wired, and New York Magazine.

Chris Jefferies


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