Movesense joins SMASH Hackathon
08 Apr 2021
Suunto is offering Movesense sensors for up to three teams to use in their hackathon project.
Movesense is an open development platform for quick creation of wearable and attachable sensor solutions, developed by the Finnish sports watch expert Suunto.
Movesense platform includes a programmable movement & heart rate sensor, attaching accessories, and developer assets for building your own sensor applications and compatible mobile apps. Sample apps for the sensor and mobile phone enable raw data collection and demonstrate how the sensor data can be processed and stored on the sensor and on a mobile device.
The system is based on REST API’s. The sensor programming language is C++. The sensor is water and shock resistant and suitable for a large variety of use cases in sports, wellbeing, research, and more. Read more about Movesense at www.movesense.com. View also developer documentation at http://www.movesense.com/docs/.
Suunto is offering Movesense sensors for up to three teams to use in their hackathon project. Depending on the project scope, the kit will include 1-3 sensors and relevant attaching accessories. If you are interested in using the sensors in your project, please send a short description of the project including your shipping details to firstname.lastname@example.org. Movesense team will select the best candidates and send the materials before the event. To allow sufficient time for shipping the materials, requests are accepted until April 14th.
Teams using Movesense in the hackathon should make sure before the event that they have installed all tools that are needed. Teams that submit a project including Movesense sensors can keep the sensors after the hackathon.