Tag: accelerometer

Form ‘n’ Fun is an Android Experiment that lets you play hand-drawn mazes

Android Experiments are created by different developers to innovate on Android and challenge what can be done on Android devices. Each experiment is submitted...

Sony to patch Xperia X Performance accelerometer issue soon

Users of Sony’s 2016 flagship – the Sony Xperia X Performance – have reportedly been suffering from an issue where the accelerometer of the...

New MyShake app crowdsources earthquake data, smartphone as sensor

A new app released by scientists from University of California, Berkeley attempts to use smartphones as sensors for earthquakes, and the resulting recorded data...

UNICEF Tap Project trades a day of clean water for every minute without your...

UNICEF (the United Nations Children's Fund) has devised a rather ingenious way for people to help out in a way that is simple but...

Stanford study shows accelerometers can be silently tracked

People these days are afraid, even to the point of paranoia, with all the news, and sometimes misinformation, going on about snooping and violations...

Funf app open sources MIT smartphone sensor research

You're all familiar with the accelerometer inside your Android phone, but what you might not know is that the scientists at the Massachusetts Institute...

Nexus One + LEGO + Adobe AIR = Wireless Slot Car Gas Pedal

Things like this are just totally cool. Grant Skinner has figured out a way to allow his Nexus One to be used as a...

Nintendo DS like Android-based tablet PC

What you’re looking at here is the Lifetouch by NEC. It bears a striking resemblance to the Nintendo DS. This will be a 7-inch...

Samsung Galaxy S now Available in Germany

This phone is making its way around the world, this time it lands in Germany. If you live in Germany you can now preorder...

Viliv’s AMOLED Prime P3 Android media player

Viliv has manufactured many different types of PMP’s and Mp3 players. This rendition has the ability to run Android as well as Windows CE....

Aigo N700 “AigoPad” MID revealed: Tegra 2, Android 2.1 & 1080p HD

Finally, there are more details on the upcoming Aigo N700. If you haven’t heard, this is a 7-inch Android tablet that was formerly known...

Bluetooth Controller from Zeemote Coming Soon?

This would be totally cool, can you imagine playing all your games on your handset with a Bluetooth controller? Zeemote has just released an...