Past Meetup

April meetup talks: Bluetooth JS Robots and Open Discussion

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Our monthly meetup will be held on Tuesday April 12th at Skills Matter CodeNode. Please remember to RSVP also at the Skills Matter site, ( https://skillsmatter.com/meetups/7939-london-ajax-user-group-april-meetup )

Agenda:

18:00: Meet and greet

18:30: Bluetooth for Web Developers: programming flying robots with JavaScript, by Peter O'Shaughnessy

19:15: Open discussion

20:00: Pub

Speakers:

Peter O'Shaughnessy

Peter is a developer and tech lead at pebble {code}, a technology innovation consultancy. He's been a developer for over 12 years; the last 6 or so he's been mainly writing JavaScript. He especially enjoys hacking around with the latest Web APIs and developing prototypes.

Full talk descriptions: Bluetooth for Web Developers: programming flying robots with JavaScript

Smart watches, wireless earphones, even flying robots... the availability of Bluetooth Low Energy in our smartphones is driving a 'connected devices' revolution. Thankfully, we can use our favourite language JavaScript to jump on board, using technologies like React Native, Cordova and the all-new Web Bluetooth API. I'll share how to use Bluetooth to start controlling the real world around us. You'll have a JavaScript-programmable drone at your disposal in no time!