IBeacon using HM10 BLE module

Hello everyone, this blog post explains how to setup an HM-10 bluetooth module as an iBeacon. iBeacons can be used with mobile applications  as an indoor positioning system, which helps smartphones determine their approximate location. COMPONENTS USED: PC with arduino IDE installed (For Arduino Serial Monitor) USB to serial converter(CP2102) HM-10 bluetooth module Connecting wires for…

Setting Up Bluetooth In SIM800 GSM Modem

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. To test whether your GSM modem firmware supports Bluetooth give the…