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A project log for Sol BLE Tracker

Solar powered Bluetooth Low Energy Tracker with beeper and LED to assist in locating it.

DrYerziniaDrYerzinia 08/17/2015 at 10:420 Comments

All non hackaday people can ignore this post I just am putting this up so they can easily find all the requirements for the best product contest.

Entry Round (Stage 1).Complete the following steps

i.Personal Profile. Create a personal profile on hackaday.io, completing all required fields and following all instructions (required of each Participant, including each member of a team).

ii.Project Profile. Create a project profile on hackaday.io, completing all required fields and following all instructions (“Project Profile”). Tag the Project Profile with: HackadayPrize.

iii.On the Project Profile:

a)Discuss the problem which has been chosen as the subject of the project

b)Discuss how this project will work to alleviate or solve the problem

c)Publish at least one (1) image to help illustrate how the project might be used. This may be a sketch, schematic, flow chart, rendering, or other type of image.

Quarterfinals (Stage 2). By 1:50 p.m. P.D.T. on August 17, 2015, complete the following steps:

i.Complete all Stage One requirements

ii.Video. Create a video, no more than two (2) minutes in length, that shows the prototype in progress (i.e., what works, what does not work, what the Participant wants to improve). The video does not need to be “studio quality.” Upload the video to YouTube or Youku and tag the video with the keywords: HackadayPrize, quarterfinals.

iii.Project Profile. On the Project Profile:

a)Link to the video

b)Update and add detail to info entered at the Entry Round stage

c)Show at least four (4) Project Log updates

d)Link to any repositories (e.g., Github)

e)Post a system design document, including a preliminary components list. The system design document should show what is working and what the Participant is building toward

f)Document all open-source licenses and permissions as well as any applicable third-party licenses/restrictions

Semifinals (Stage 3). By 1:50 p.m. P.D.T. on September 21, 2015, complete the following steps:

i.Video. Create a video, no more than five (5) minutes in length, that shows a near complete prototype (i.e., what works, what does not work, what the Participant wants to improve). The video should describe the problem it is solving and demonstrate how it facilitates the solution. The video does not need to be “studio quality.” Upload the video to YouTube or Youku and tag the video with the keywords: HackadayPrize, semifinals.

ii.Project Profile. On the Project Profile:

a)Link to the new video

b)Update and add detail to info entered at the previous stages

c)Show at least eight (8) Project Log updates

d)Post a near-complete (at least 90%) components list

e)Post videos of your prototype in action

f)Post an artist’s rendition of the “productized” design/look and feel of the project

Best Product. By 1:50 p.m. P.D.T. on August 17, 2015, complete the following steps:

i.Complete all Stage 1, Stage 2, and Stage 3 requirements.

ii.Use the “Submit-to” button on the Project Profile to Opt-In for the Best Product prize competition

iii.Three (3) working beta test units must arrive at Sponsor's shipping address by this cutoff date. Units should be shipped to the following address; two of the units will be returned at the end of the Contest.

Supplyframe Inc.
ATTN: 2015 Hackaday Prize Best Product
51 W. Dayton St., Suite 100
Pasadena, CA 91105

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