Engineering Fitness

Android

Introducing Project Golden Gate

An open-source framework to connect wearables and other IoT devices to mobile phones, tablets and PCs with an IP-based protocol stack over Bluetooth Low Energy TL;DR If you wished your wearable or IoT devices and mobile applications could communicate over Bluetooth Low Energy as seamlessly, securely, and reliably as if they were on an IP...

What is Bitgatt and why do we need it?

At Fitbit we utilize Bluetooth Low Energy, commonly known as BLE, for particularly heavy data transfers which are more complex than the common handful of use-cases for this extremely efficient radio technology.  One of the perks of the job, in my opinion, is to try to deliver amazing experiences between wearables and cloud-connected mobile...