Light bamboo is a connected lamp that lights up when a notification is received on the Android smartphone to which it is connected. The goal of this instructable is to show you the design stage of the project : from the hardware architecture, to the Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) connection and the Android application building.
For our lamp, we chose a plastic plant for a cool decorating design. For this project, the notifications which are displayed are from the following applications: calls, sms/mms, facebook, messenger, instagram, whatsapp ang gmail. One light color is attributed for each type of notification.
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