element14.com has announced the winning designs of its “Bluetooth Unleashed” Design Challenge, which included a smart doorbell, enhanced exercise bike and even a device to improve the ambiance in a room.
As one of five challenges that the element14 community and Farnell element14 runs each year, 20 community members were tasked with uniquely showcasing the power of Bluetooth technology by building a prototype using a top Bluetooth development board.
Challengers were encouraged to think creatively about how Bluetooth can be used to solve everyday problems.
Judges selected three winners of the Bluetooth Design Challenge:
The team also selected nine challengers to receive a “finisher prize pack” for successfully completing the 11-week build challenge which includes a Pocket Beagle Bone, Tenma Fume Extractor, Tenma Soldering Station, and element14 Community Backpack.