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IoT with LoRa

IoT with LoRa

LoRa is an exciting and growing technology that provides low power wireless connectivity over great distances.  In addition, when you are in range of a LoRaWAN 'gateway' you can access IoT.  Unfortunately LoRaWAN coverage is not comprehensive and there is...

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XinaBox book: introducing data science

XinaBox book: introducing data science

When it comes to media and news it seems like everyone has an agenda: does anyone trust any news source to be impartial and free of bias?  Is it even possible to report on news in a manner that is 100percent objective?...

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CoViD-19 IR Thermometer

CoViD-19 IR Thermometer

Build an IR temperature sensor.

The IR thermometer can quickly and accurately measure the temperature of whatever it is pointing at.  It is perfect for building a device to measure an individual's temperature, and therefore to infer if they are running a fever.

This project will show you how to build a quick, practical and affordable instrument that can be used to scan a lot of people very quickly.

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Collecting Data from the XK01 Kit in Antartica

Collecting Data from the XK01 Kit in Antartica

We are very excited to announce our latest research mission, made possible by the South African National Space Agency (SANSA), to gather data at the SANEA IV base in Antartica from an XinaBox environmental monitoring kit. The data collected is...

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Antares Rocket Successfully Launched Into Orbit

Antares Rocket Successfully Launched Into Orbit

Today is a very exciting, but anxious, day for XinaBox in South Africa in our partnership with Quest For Space... The Northrop Grumman Antares rocket carrying our kit to the International Space Station (ISS) finally launched from Wallops Island, USA,...

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