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Our mission is to provide the maker community of Tyne and Wear area (initially Newcastle upon Tyne) with a FREE to use low bandwidth wide area network; and help the 'The Things Network' kickstarter project achieve the goal of a FREE GLOBAL LoRa wide area network.

We are a small collection of hobbyists/makers some with industry that believe that hobbyists/maker community should have access to FR...

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New Gateway Outside Newcastle

Hi All,
I have installed a TTN LoRaWAN gateway on a hill (165m above sea level) at Newton along the A69 on the way to Hexham with an external anten...

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The Things Network SDK for ...

I've been looking around the code for The Things Network and the SDK for awhile now and see no reason why the SDK cant be implemented as a .NET Sta...

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It's arrived!

Great news the shipment of TheThingsNetwork from the Kickstarter campain has arrived!
I'm currently off work due to a back issue which means I've ...

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Ive been experimenting with a Dragino board and an old Uno mainlyout of academic curiosity.
First issue was realising that care is needed with the ...

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Lambley Farm Cottages

After some very productive discussions with the farming community in and around the Haltwhistle area we are now look/planning build an extend the n...

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Raspberry PI Windows10 core...

Today we have started looking into creating .net versions of the software published under the github project; t...

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There is a new published community nearby (Consett)

1 week, 2 days ago

Giorgos Tsapparellas is now part of Newcastle upon Tyne community

1 month, 1 week ago

Martin Timms posted an update in The Things Network Newcastle upon Tyne: "New Gateway Outside Newcastle"

1 month, 2 weeks ago

The Things Network Newcastle upon Tyne organizes a Meetup on 31 January

1 month, 2 weeks ago



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29 Jul
#devs there very good reason why #ASPNET team place #APIs in a namespace called #internal using these in your #commercial #products?! :'(
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14 Dec @tskynet @recumbent
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30 Sep
received the prototype #ArduinoUno today from @thethingsntwrk today time to start development of lorawan projects
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24 Sep
looking forward to receiving my #uno from @thethingsntwrk got some ideas for @NEBytes talk about #lorawan & #iot
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21 Jun
planning countryside deployment of #ThingsNetwork for agriculture #IoT in the #northeast of #england