Hacking the Microsoft Band: Home automation and virtual games

Hacking the Microsoft Band

This week, Microsoft invited UI Centric to join them at a 24 hour hackathon to get our hands on their new wearable: the Microsoft Band. As with most hackathons the purpose was to see what our team, as well as the others in attendance of course, could do with the preview SDK which has been made available on iOS, Android and Windows Phone.

So, on a sunny Monday afternoon in Whitechapel we got to work on creating a couple of simple projects that would show off what can be achieved with the SDK, and also highlight what is currently missing.

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