Video demo: Openmoko Neo Freerunner Features Accelerometer-based Gestures, and Screen Orientation

Norbert Hartl norbert at
Mon Aug 11 15:44:46 CEST 2008

Wow, that is great!!! 

How fine grained is the resolution of the movements? I mean
how detailed you could draw a shape on the screen from the
figure you painted in the air? 
Or even better. Do you think it would be possible to do something
like palms grafiti without knocking your neighbor out? :)


On Mon, 2008-08-11 at 09:35 +0200, Paul-Valentin Borza wrote:
> Hi,
> As Google Summer of Code 2008 is almost at its end, here's a video
> showing what you should expect out of the accelerometer-based gestures
> project:
> There still are some things that need to be worked on for the GUI, but
> I will release another package on Thursday/Friday with everything
> you've just seen in the YouTube video.
> Again, big thanks to Daniel for helping me out with the problems I
> have encountered on the way. Thanks Daniel!
> This doesn't mean that I'll stop working on the project; on the
> contrary, I will continue to improve it, and I'll use the Neo for my
> primary development target.
> More on
> Thanks,
> Paul
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