Idea for Openmoko application: seismic sensor network

Dale Maggee antisol at
Sun Sep 21 12:25:42 CEST 2008

I tried to compile BOINC for my freerunner, without any luck, a while 
ago - I wanted to run seti at home.

Yes, I'm insane... ;)

Vasco Névoa wrote:
> Now that our phones have accelerometers and are Internet capable, how 
> about contributing to the "Quake Catcher Network"?
> It is based on an open source project called BOINC 
> ( and therefore I think OM would be a very 
> nice addition to the sensor network.
> Maybe the "Gestures Daemon" could be expanded into something a little 
> more generic (preferably integrated into FSO's Dbus API) and could 
> filter the information, separating events by classes, like "Rotation of 
> the Down vector", "Gesture", and "Seismic Vibration" (which are all 
> mathematically different)... and so each client app (Rotate, Gestures 
> Listener, BOINC, etc.) would pick up on the desired class of data.
> Just an idea... :)
> Vasco Névoa.
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