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Meet GPy – our latest board

Meet GPy – our latest board

On a final note for 2016, meet GPy, our latest Pycom addition! Dear All, I am sure that many of you today are focusing on spending time with family and looking forward to your many presents under the tree! Well, at Pycom, we like to give and so there will be one more...

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Pycom’s view of LTE-M around the World

Pycom’s view of LTE-M around the World

Yes, despite it not being all that obvious LTE-M for IoT is already here! Up to 85% of the existing mobile network infrastructure just needs a software update to be able to accommodate LTE-M devices…it is real, it is happening. We recognise however, that it’s...

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BLACK FRIDAY at Pycom

BLACK FRIDAY at Pycom

What’s better than a great deal? We think nothing is and that’s why we’re giving all our customers 20% off today only. This is the opportunity to get WiPys at less than €17, LoPys at just under €25, and SiPys (pre-order) for less than €25-30. Then...

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FiPy Kickstarter Campaign

FiPy Kickstarter Campaign

Today we’ve brought you some very exiting news…you may already have seen it. On our website, we promised you an update on the xPy….well, here goes: today we are kicking off the most disruptive module Pycom has ever produced… The FiPy, the world’s...

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FAQ: Pycom Open Source licence explained

FAQ: Pycom Open Source licence explained

On 14 November 2016 Pycom made its source code publicly available under a GPLv3 compatible Open Source Licence. Here are some frequently asked questions that may help understand more about the licence and what it means. All our licence documents are stored on GitHub...

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So why did we open source?

So why did we open source?

In a few words? Because we want you our growing and talented community to share code, learn and grow! When we setup Pycom, it was all about innovation and sharing information between all levels of developers whether those be hobbyist or professionals. Opening up the...

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Our first LoPy Workshop

Our first LoPy Workshop

On Thursday 27th October, we ran our very first hands-on LoPy workshop at Design Informatics in Evolution House. This was made possible by 10 brand-spanking-new Pycom LoPys sporting the very newest firmware less than 24 hours old, shared amongst 18 students …

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Hot IoT in Edinburgh

Hot IoT in Edinburgh

Having spent an amazing 2 days in Edinburgh with back to back speeches/presentations, its easy to understand how I have yet to come off this incredible buzz. Firstly, Edinburgh University. A few words which would best describe such a forward thinking University?...

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The LoPy is shipping

The LoPy is shipping

Last week, as promised, we went through a shipping activity of epic proportions to get most of the LoPy Kickstarter pledges out (….and some of you will know, we started on our web orders too). Wow! what a feeling to be able to finally fulfil some of all those...

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Pymate is here!

Pymate is here!

The new Pymate mobile app that lets you control your Pycom boards, as well as see and manage your data, is now ready for Beta. Remember when Roberto showed us the early prototype? (from the last piece of news we posted). Well, the app has come a fair way since. Chris...

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Pymakr IDE – Full release ready for you

Pymakr IDE – Full release ready for you

The full Pymakr IDE has arrived! We are happy to say that our new IDE version is now fully released for all Windows, Linux Debian, Linux Red Hat and OS X. If you’re already hacking with Pycom boards, you should download this new version to benefit from new cool...

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LoPy manufacturing update and more

LoPy manufacturing update and more

As many of you already know, to meet our late August delivery to our Kickstarter backers and other folks we have been working flat out on the development and manufacture of our LoPy…. and we have indeed made good progress. However, unfortunately, there will be a...

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Hey mate….Pymate

Hey mate….Pymate

Pymate: Super cool new free Pycom mobile app to be released on Apple and Google App Stores from September 2016. A taste of Pymate by Roberto Marques Pymate is a mobile app that you can use to take control of your WiPy and LoPy devices. With some simple steps you will...

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