In this new project, we’re going to learn how to get connected to The Things Network by building a small weather node only using a Feather M0 LoRa and a DHT22.
What is the Things Network?
The Things Network is a project dedicated to building a network for the Internet of Things. While WiFi is used in most Internet of Things devices, The Things Network uses a protocol called LoRaWAN which allows devices to talk to the internet without cellular or WiFi connectivity. This means you don’t need to worry about protected wireless hotspots, cellular data plans, or spotty WiFi connectivity.
It’s ideal for most internet of things projects, and unlike cellular plans or WiFi – it’s free to use.
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