List of wacky and not so wacky ideas

  1. Eggmaster: tells you when your hens have laid.
  2. Crayfish trap monitor
  3. Plant protector device that tells you when your garden herbs need watering.
  4. PIR activated remote camera (takes a photo and sends it)
  5. Low cost tracker
  6. Thermostat
  7. Remotely programmable community notice board
  8. Community notice board scraper (takes photograph and sends to community website)
  9. Community weather sensors
  10. 3G override for remote control helicopter
  11. Remote high-power switchboard
  12. Multi plug-and-play sensor demo
  13. Industrial fridge monitor (biological samples)
  14. Location hit counter (registers footfall around a nature reserve or other remote site)
  15. Nationwide drone
  16. Model rocketry locator
  17. Community science report station (reduced barrier for data entry and sending)
  18. Remotely administrable advertising board
  19. DIY security for big charity boxes (manhandling detection)
  20. Plug-and-play remote webcam (maps to permanent web address out of the box)
  21. Parking sensor
  22. Toy kit
  23. Treasure transponder
  24. Ice-cream fridge monitor
  25. Vending machine monitor
  26. Weather balloon finder
  27. Weather balloon internet relay
  28. Sluice gate controller
  29. Sewerage offrun monitor
  30. Driveway gates controller
  31. 3G headphones
  32. 3G glasses
  33. Virtual perimeter fence
  34. BBQ smoker monitor
  35. Festival tent protection (zip activated)
  36. Rabbit snare or animal trap indicator
  37. SMS printer (for events, feedback etc)
  38. Remote “doorbell” for things like trade shows etc.
  39. Agriculture weather station (within crop)
  40. Falconry tracker
  41. Conference stand visitor tracker (beam or button)
  42. Vote catcher for conference (via SMS, has LED bars and number readout that grow in realtime)

List of things that can be measured

  1. Temperature
  2. Mass
  3. Flow
  4. Voltage
  5. Accelleration
  6. GPS
  7. Level
  8. Range (Sonic, IR, Laser)
  9. Phase
  10. Current
  11. Force
  12. Cycles
  13. Cadence
  14. Frequency
  15. IR
  16. Sound
  17. Stretch
  18. Pressure
  19. Cadence
  20. Light intensity
  21. Wind speed
  22. RF
  23. NFC
  24. Rainfall
  25. CO
  26. NO2
  27. Humidity
  28. Radiation