Tutorial: How to use your BBC micro:bit as an iBeacon

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Year 7 students all over the UK are having a great time learning to program with the BBC’s micro-bit, so we were desperate to join in the fun!  So here is a quick tutorial on how you can turn your micro:bit into an iBeacon: First create an account on Locly Sandbox and login: https://locly.com/login (either using a browser or the iPad/iPhone mobile app). Click on the ‘Beacons’ tab in the top navigation bar, and then on the green ‘Add Beacon’ button. A pop-up will appear and you’ll see a drop-down list under ‘Zone’.  Select ‘Locly…read more