I’ve been working on a holiday present for my sister which is a temperature monitor for her greenhouse. Originally I wanted to use Xbee radios as I had tried them before and have Rob Faludi’s book Building Wireless Sensor Networks.
I recently discovered JeeNodes and decided to give them a try instead as I had found Xbee radios not the easiest to work with. What you get for roughly $22 is a small Ardunio based on the Really Bare Bones Board with a radio. Made by JeeLabs with an extensive library that can be found on Github. Read the rest of this entry »