Marketing... aGPS uses
OpenMoko at mauve.plus.com
Tue Jul 24 15:06:18 CEST 2007
Adam Krikstone wrote:
> AGPS is where focus needs to be. This natural (and free) comparative
> advantage needs to be developed to attract new developers and customers.
Of these, I think only the following are not on wiki:
> 7. Neo ping - wifi/bt in conjunction with accelerometers able to find
> location phones when aGPS is unavailable. short distance
This can't be done.
See Accelerometer_Fundamentals on the wiki
> 10. Weather tracker - gives estimate of how long before front/severe
> weather will reach current location. Might give false
> positives/inaccurate time. Highlight areas that are flooded and map
You can practically only pull from public services - so you're utterly
reliant on them, this isn't a display, but a data problem.
> 12. Coverage mapper - ability to remember when phone loses GSM coverage,
> warn next time about dead spot or have ability for all users to submit
> data to compile more realistic coverage maps
Now that's hadny.
> 15. Crime geocode - warns when entering high crime area, reminds to lock
> doors, etc.
Again, data-driven, if you can get the data...
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