How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

How to Use QBoat Sunny to build WiFi Applications

In this tutorial, we will use transfer information from DHT11 (connected to LinkIt 7697) to QBoat Sunny via HTTP. Then, the QIoT Suite Application will output the temperature every 30 seconds, and humidity every 60 seconds. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Files used: Download Here MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor AP Wireless Router Create and Setup QIoT Application Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select test.json Connect LinkIt 7697 Connect the DHT11 to LinkIt 7697. GND to GND VCC to 3V3 Signal to P3 Download and Install the Arduino IDE here Open dht11-wifi.ino in Arduino…

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How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

How to Control QBoat Sunny via Voice Control

In this tutorial, we will be using voice control to call upon the data generated by DHT11, with the help of QIoT Suite, an Ubuntu Container and Dialogflow (formerly api.ai). What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny Microphone Speakers MediaTek LinkIt 7697 DHT11 Temperature and Humidity Sensor Container Station Files used: Download Here Create Container and Install Dependencies Create the Ubuntu container. Open Container Station > Create > Search for Ubuntu and Install/Create the LXCcontainer. Install the dependencies. SSH to the NAS. Instructions can be found here. Enter the following lines: $ lxc-container -n <container name> $ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install…

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How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

How to Use Chatbot with QBoat Sunny

In this tutorial, we will be using Chatfuel to control a light bulb by interacting with our chatbot in Facebook Messenger. What You’ll Need: QBoat Sunny QIoT Suite Lite MediaTek LinkIt 7697 Relay and Power Plug (Reference: Web Controlled Socket by Arduino by Laisan) AP Wireless Router Lightbulb Facebook Account Files used: Download Here Create and Setup QIoT Open QIoT Suite > IoT Applications > Import > select chatbot-light.json Open the uploaded QIoT Application. Navigate to the Rule tab. Create and Setup our Chatbot via Chatfuel Register or sign-in to Chatfuel using your Facebook account. Click Create from Template. Select Blank Bot. Click Connect. Select the page…

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Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI

Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI

Object detection demo by using QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI In this tutorial, you will learn how to use QNAP AWS Greengrass, QIoT Suite Lite & QuAI to do object detection doem. Prepare: AWS Account Raspberry Pi USB webcam There are two Scenario: Scenario 1 Camera –> AWS Greengrass IoT device –> AWS Greengrass Core –> QIoT Suite Lite –> QuAI –> AWS Greengrass Core Lambda –> AWS Cloud –> AWS S3 bucket Step 1. Prepare AWS Greengrass Core Go to APP Center > Install AWS Greengrass Setup…

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When QNAP meets IOT – LIGHTBLUE BEAN/BEAN+

When QNAP meets IOT – LIGHTBLUE BEAN/BEAN+

Today we are going to introduce the start kit of the LightBlue Bluetooth BLE solution from Punch Through. The two devices currently available are linked via BLE. Bean and Bean+ (Potato and Potato Evolution?) are all through a fundraising platform, and then through a series of research and development, production, testing, and finally mass production of products, basically placed at the end of last year to ship, probably also lasted for half a year . The biggest difference between Bean and Bean+ is that it supports the I/O and the…

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When QNAP meets IOT – PARTICLE PHOTON

When QNAP meets IOT – PARTICLE PHOTON

Particle has a complete open source IoT hardware and platform. Since 2013, it has first launched the CORTEX M3 IoT development board based on TI CC3000. The current series are: Particle Core Particle Photon Particle Electron Among them, Particle Electron is a development board based on 3G networking. Both Core and Photon use wifi as a connection. Particles, whether firmware, software or even hardware, are currently open source, and developers can download and customize their own IoT hardware and platforms: Particle Github Particle docs Particle Store First, to integrate Photon…

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ANDROID THINGS + NAS

ANDROID THINGS + NAS

Android recently launchs the preview version of Android Things when IoT is popular. Android Things is basically the same as mobile app, and it’s much more convenient for the Things Support Library to be used by developers. In the first time, test whether Android Things can connect to NAS and quickly render NAS IoT applications through Node-Red + Dashboard. Currently, the preview version of Android Things only supports 3 IoT development devices: Intel Edison NXP Pico i.MX6UL (Taiwan seems not easy to o buy this development board) Raspberry Pi 3…

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When QNAP meets IOT – QWEATHER STATION

When QNAP meets IOT – QWEATHER STATION

Have you ever thought about turning your NAS into a weather station? In fact, it is very easy. You only need to build a professional weather station at home by using Docker (or Container Station) built-in NAS. First, you need to prepare: Weather Station WH2080+ Display Panel + USB NAS (requires support for docker) Weather Station image for docker MQTT Server # docker run -t -i –cap-add=SYS_ADMIN –privileged –security-opt seccomp:unconfined -v /dev/bus/usb:/dev/bus/usb jarvischung/weather-station node /root/weather.js your-mqtt-server As depicting in the figure , the display panel of the WH2080 is inserted…

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Use LASS4U to monitor air quality on LASS4NAS via QNAP NAS

Use LASS4U to monitor air quality on LASS4NAS via QNAP NAS

Recently, PM 2.5 becomes a very popular issue. There are many products such like LASS4U, airbox and so on, to help us understand the influence of air pollution.  Among this, LASS (Location Aware Sensing System, http://lass-net.org/) , an open source and nonprofit “envirnment detecting system, can collect many meaningful data to monitor the quality of air. Besides,  Its hardware has better specification and completement. It can collect the data of CO2, temperature、humidity 、PM2.5, (PM1、PM10), and the touchscreen allows user to get the instant information without opening web page and application….

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QNAP shares how to use QIOT and the experience of 2018 Fishackathon in AI_ROBOT@STSP

QNAP  shares how to use QIOT and the experience of  2018 Fishackathon in AI_ROBOT@STSP

AI_ROBOT@STSP is a national innovation makerspace which is setting up with DIY equipment and fabrication studios such as TechShop, and it aims at creating a smart robot education training space. On May 26, 2018, from 1:30 to 5:00 pm, it held the third “IoT x Maker Internet of Things Community Exchange Forum” and invited IoT experts from different backgrounds, including Felix Lin, the founder of Attic Education; Chen Chiung-Liang , the teacher of Aletheia University, and famous maker-Ke and so on. Anderson Zheng, the business development manager of QNAP, was…

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