We saw Chase Bank’s small business promotion to “Ring the Morning Bell for Small Business” and realized that this was a perfect opportunity to make a social media tie-in to the physical world using the emerging Internet of Things (IoT). The result was a Raspberry Pi system that rang a bell every time the hashtag #RingTheMorningBell was detected on Twitter.
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