World Maker Faire New York 2013

Build a Fitness Tracker with Ultra-Low-Power Arduino

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Taming power consumption of billion of connected devices in the near future will be key. In this presentation we will dig into the low level optimization of an Arduino - you will learn about the tools to do so. Alternate power sources like coin cell and super caps will be used and a wireless communication to your favored smartphone based on Bluetooth(TM) SMART established. Projects like fitness tracker, plant monitoring sensors and most of your fantastic ideas becoming possible - easily. The used PCB design will be made available under OHW.



Guido Burger — Product-Engineer and Maker

Product-Engineer with passion for Machine-to-Machine (M2M), Internet-of-Things (IoT), Wireless Communications, hacking things (e.g. first coffee machine controlled by RasPi) and disruptive innovation.