This project is about understanding, making use of, and extending the technologies (hardware and software) deployed in mobile devices.
Who invented the cell phone?
How to locate someone in a crowd? GPS is not accurate enuf. Bluetooth local positioning system?
Acoustic local positioning? See apps Sonic ruler and Active Sonar and
Device captures signatures and fingerprints with tiny LEDs http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/08/130811150542.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Latest+Science+News%29
Smartphone cradle, app detect toxins, bacteria http://www.rdmag.com/news/2013/08/smartphone-cradle-app-detect-toxins-bacteria
Piezo-phototronic LEDs for touch http://www.rdmag.com/news/2013/08/device-captures-signatures-tiny-piezo-phototronic-leds?et_cid=3418059&et_rid=517740405&type=cta , http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/2013/jul/26/electronic-skin-lights-up-when-touched
Add your name here to participate:
- Duncan Carlsmith
- Ahmed Saif