Idea for Openmoko application: Tide updates
michael at openmoko.org
Thu Sep 18 05:38:53 CEST 2008
Crane, Matthew wrote:
> I'm from the coast, into surf/sailing.
> - openmoko attached to bouys, phones home with bouy angle, wave forces
> - openmoko race application, allow other boats to watch speed, position,
> and accel forces on race participants (would be cool to see graphic of
> boat hitting waves and the angle while close hauled, other boats could
> view visualization when a gust hits a competitor)
> - openmoko in moored yacht, alert/webserve info on forces on boat,
> similar detect if boat is drifting away from mooring
+1! Great ideas. I think there is enough material here and in the
previous emails to put together a pre-project, either on projects or as
a wiki wishlist item.
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