How to connect the Raspberry Pi to a Bluetooth heart rate monitor.

In addition to your Raspberry Pi, you will need the following hardware:

Next, download, compile and install the latest ‘BlueZ’ on your Raspberry Pi. BlueZ is the Bluetooth stack for Linux, and it works with Raspbian. Plug your bluetooth dongle into your Pi and the following commands will install BlueZ:


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