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Quick Start Guide
History of Major Design Decisions
Ongoing Validation Testing
Which Phones Can be Used and how? (coming soon)
Phone Testing Procedure (coming soon)
Obtaining Wockets Hardware
Option 1: Make Them Yourself (Detailed Info on Assembly) (Coming soon)
Option 2: Buy Them in Small Quantities (Coming soon)
Option 3: Collaborate with Wockets Team (use loaners) (Coming soon)
Testing and Calibrating Wockets
Calibrating a Wocket
Testing a Wocket (coming soon)
Google Code Site
(all software, including firmware)
HW Design History and Tech Specs
Wockets data formats (coming soon)
Wockets Software Architecture (coming soon)
Wockets Timestamp Correction (coming soon)
Wocket Enclosure and Band
Housing V3 Sealer Construction
Sensor Housing V4 concept and production
Bands and poach concept and production
Activity Recognition Software
Research Papers - Reading List
Wireless Sensor Kits
Other BT Sensors
Open Source Hardware
Open Source Tips
Physical Activity Conferences
Legacy Stuff (e.g., MITes)
MITes Design Info
Files for MIT/Stanford/UT/Northeastern Projects
Some applications may use both an internal accelerometer in a mobile phone in combination with one or more Wockets. Increasingly, accelerometers are being added to common mobile phones. Eventually we expect nearly all phones will have accelerometers. Here are the phones we are aware of at this time.
Apple iPhone (and iPod Touch). 3-axis accelerometer
LIS302DL). Data is easily available to programmers.
Nokia 5500 sportphone. 3-axis accelerometer. Data is easily available to programmers.
Nokia N70. 3-axis accelerometer. Data is easily available to programmers.
Sony Ericsson W580.
Sony Ericsson W710.
Sony Ericsson K850.
Sony Ericsson W910 Walkman Phone.
NTT DoCoMo D904i.
NTT DoCoMo Wellness Navigator (not yet released)
Apparently there are several phone versions in China with accelerometers.
HTC Touch Diamond
[Windows Mobile] -
Managed API available
HTC Touch Pro
- similar to Touch Diamond but with QWERTY keyboard
- 3-axis accelerometer
Blackberry Storm 9500
(with Adidas). Accelerometer not built in, but communicates wirelessly with a stride sensor (on show) and chest HR strap. (
Unlcear if it has a built in pedometer in addition to foot sensor.
Java used on Sony Ericsson phones:
JSR 256: Mobile Sensor API
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