1. Episode #58
  2. Jul 31, 2020
  3. 44m
  4. 44m

Big Bad Bluetooth with Leah Vogel

Big Bad Bluetooth with Leah Vogel

In this episode, Leo talks with Leah Vogel, Mobile Team Lead and iOS the origins, the terminology, the Core Bluetooth API and more.
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  2. 44m video at youtube.com


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Bluetooth 101

  • Origins of Bluetooth
  • Where Bluetooth is a good fit?
  • What is Peripheral?
  • Profiles, Services and Characteristics
  • What's the difference between Classic and BLE?
  • How to measure signal strength?
  • How to pull extra information from a Characteristic?

Development Challenges  

  • Similarities with Networking
  • Decoding and Encoding Data from Bluetooth
  • Why Mocking is Important in iOS Development
  • Using the Mac for Testing APIs
  • Dealing with Connectivity Issues
  • Connection Peculiarities
  • How can Bluetooth be misused?

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"Blippy Trance" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
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