I love the CapNET concept, I wished I could have been there and got a propeller beanie! I can only imagine the fun of the CapNET members walking around and "meeting one another". Neat idea and a great marketing device. Wishing I could have one (or 3 or 4 for the fun of it).
It really was a lot of fun -- also the folks at Synapse Wireless (www.Synapse-Wireless.com) are going to make all the design files open source so anyone can make as many as they want...
I'm trying to persuade them to provide them as pre-built kits
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.