Quickdraw is a first of its breed application that allows users to launch any app on a mobile device with motion.
The application recognizes seven unique positions that a device can be held in a user’s hand and allows a user to configure Quickdraw to trigger any app installed on the phone by movement between these positions. The following video clip demonstrates some of Quickdraw’s capabilities:
Quickdraw runs as a background service on Android devices, it monitors accelerometer activity and launches pre-configured activities when motion conditions are met.
Seal offers an API that allows developers to easily activate any of their app’s activities with motion, regardless of the application’
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Seal Mobile Id conducts research and develops applications that exploit ubiquitous motion data from accelerometers on mobile devices for providing intuitive and responsive user interfaces.
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