Things used in this project

Hardware components:
AT&T IoT Starter Kits
SeeedStudio Xadow GPS v2
Software apps and online services:
AT&T IoT Kit
Use the AT&T IoT solution to enable the in-the-field realtime data exchange.
AT&T Flow
Provide the server side business logic. Managing the hiking sessions. Handling data reported by each device.
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PubNub Publish/Subscribe API
The realtime location from each device is eventually published to PubNub and received by the Javascript client subscribers to render the realtime map
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Google Developers Google Maps
Showing the realtime location and path for each hiker in a hiking group
ARM mbed mbed Compiler
Used to programming the AT&T IoT device
Used to host the realtime map web page.
Hand tools and fabrication machines:
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Soldering iron (generic)
Solder the headers/wires for the Xadow GPS module


Wire up Xadow I2C GPS through PMOD port


Hiking Pal Realtime Map
This is the realtime map showing the path/locations of all hikers in a hiking group. It listen to the PubNub topic to get update, and draw paths on top of the Google maps view.



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