Problem: I have two dogs. When we go hiking outdoor, sometimes I leave them without leash. I'm always worried about loosing them. I know there are plenty of tracking systems out there, but no one with the following feature:
- subscription free
- open source / open hardware
- low cost maintenance
- smartphone application for tracking
Quick video about the Android App used to track down the device:
The prototype is built around the SeeedStudio Xadow and a Lonet Board, but I'm working now on a dedicated board....for the time being, have a look to the current format:
Then, now I have the new dedicated board....here it is:
And also I have the design for a waterproof enclosure:
I'm working hard on the last details, like battery life, functions, and so on.
Maker Faire Rome ended. Great experience, thanks to all of you visiting the faire!