Using Bluetooth Headset with SIM800 GSM Modem for call functionality

The SIM800 series GSM modules from SIMCOM supports Bluetooth functionality. In order to avail this functionality, you might need to update the firmware of the GSM modem you have. This blog post is intended to show you how to enable the Bluetooth functionality in SIM800 modem and connect Bluetooth headset in hands-free mode. The instructions are tested…

XigBee – Low cost & High speed data communication – An Alternative to XBee (ZigBee protocol)

Hi Techfreakzz, Elementz Engineers Guild proudly introduce the NRF Xigbee for low cost and high speed data communication.   Module Description: It can be able to plug in normal ZigBee base board. It supports AT commands to configure the system. Serial data transmission distance 50 to 500 m. A single transmission efficient bytes: 1-70 bytes.…

Sparky SBC Blink LED

Hi tech freaks, hobbyists, and professionals, Getting your Hands Dirty with the Sparky SBC. This tutorial is indented to familiarize GPIOs of Sparky SBC .  Let’s Blink the builtin red LED in the sparky SBC first. Write a python script as below and save it as BuiltinLEDBlink.py some where inside the SBC. __author__ = ‘nithinkurian’…

Intel Galileo V2 with interesting Spec!!

Intel Galileo V2 has become a hobbyist friendly Linux powered open source board. The specifications seems to deliver good performance with a decent price. The board can be purchased from our online store http://www.elementzonline.com Product link: http://elementzonline.com/intel-galileo2-p-intel-galileo-gen-2-development-board-275 The specification compared with Raspberry Pi Model B is shown below   Galileo 2 Raspberry Pi 2 Model B…