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Digi-Key to Success: Make a No Code IoT Hack

The Internet of Things (IoT) connects thousands of devices around us like smart assistants, sensors, and displays. Learn how to prototype an IoT hack without any code necessary!

Workshop Overview

  • Beginner
  • 1.5h - 2h
  • IoT, Hardware, NXP Rapid Prototype

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about Internet of Things devices
  • Prototype an IoT Application with the NXP Rapid Prototype Kit
  • Deploy your application with Bluetooth and the Cloud

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About this Workshop

In this workshop, participants will learn how to use NXP Rapid Prototype and the Digi-Key IoT Studio to easily make IoT applications. Participants will build an IoT app that monitors the tank of a pet Axolotyl named Ada, and deploy it to their smartphones without one line of code!.


Welcome to the Internet of Things!

IoT is one of the fastest-growing emerging technologies in the tech industry. Learn how to connect different IoT sensors to make your own smart device.


No Code Apps with the Digi-Key IoT Studio

The Digi-Key IoT Studio lets you create and deploy IoT apps through a drag-and-drop visual interface. It lets you visualize your project, prototype, and deploy applications without any code necessary.

Requirements / Prerequisites

Participants will need a mobile phone to complete the workshop.

Supplies

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Resources & Downloads

Getting started with the IoT Studio

Participants can read about how to get started with IoT Studio.

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IoT Studio

Participants can register IoT Studio and start building

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Get Started

The hackers are waiting for you.


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