This project is about connecting a Wipy 2.0 with an Ublox NEO-6M/M8N GPS and a ST7735 display. The Wipy 2.0 gets the GPS coordinates, makes a get request to obtain weather information and displays this info on the LCD.
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README.md

Weather report box - WiPy 2.0, Ublox NEO-6M, ST7735 Display

This project is about connecting a Wipy 2.0 with an Ublox NEO-6M GPS and a ST7735 display. The Wipy 2.0 gets the GPS coordinates, makes a get request to obtain weather information (using the Open Weather Map API) and displays this info on the LCD.

Hardware

  • Wipy 2.0
  • Ublox NEO-6M or NEO-M8N
  • ST7735 display

Check the blog article for more information: http://lemariva.com/blog/2017/01/wipy-2-0-weather-report-box

Wiring

Wipy 2.0 NEO-6M ST7735
3.3v VCC VCC
GND GND GND
P3(G12) RX
P4(G11) TX
P6(G13) RES
P7(G14) RS/DC
P8(G15) CS
P10(G17) SCL
P11(G22) SDA

Preview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7brePK7bYE

Changelog

  • Revision 0.1b

More Info:

Credits

License:

  • MIT, Apache 2.0 (check files)