Author Archives: Angus

Microsoft Internet Exploder

Over the last month or so I have been writing some php for a website where I inherited the maintenance. One of the pages on the site worked fine in Firefox and Chrome but failed miserably under windows internet explorer … Continue reading

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i’m Watch code to read the accelerometer

I figured out how to read and write the i2c bus on the imWatch so I can now sample at whatever rate I’d like. This tarball includes code that should work upto 200Hz without overloading the processor. Faster rates should … Continue reading

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Hobby King X230 replacement parts

I purchased the X230 Quad copter kit from hobby king in December. I’ve been learning to fly it and in the process have been breaking parts. Hobby king doesn’t sell replacement parts so I’ve been patching it up as I … Continue reading

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Using Android Watches for Medical Research

About a year ago I was contacted to write some iOS software to measure tremor in MS patients. I have no interest in writing iOS software. The only real hardware requirement was that the device had an accelerometer so I … Continue reading

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i’m Watch Accelerometer

I tried to get the part number for the accelerometer from im Watch developer support and they refused to give it to me. The response was you don’t need need that information just use the supplied sensor library. I tried … Continue reading

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i’m Watch Sensors

After almost a year the IMWatch developer site has finally released a library to access the sensors. They even released an example application but no documentation ??? Fortunately there are some tools to decompile java apps. Below are the prototypes … Continue reading

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Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet

The Lenovo Thinkpad 3G Android Tablet has been a lemon since it got released. When initially released the GPS in the tablet didn’t work. The ICS update fixed the GPS issues but caused more problems with 3G and Wifi. Here’s … Continue reading

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i’m Watch

This was the second device I purchased as a small accelerometer based computer. ┬áSo far I’m really not impressed by this device. A lot of time and effort has gone into the look and finish of this watch. Too bad … Continue reading

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WiMM one

I’ve been working with this device for about 9 months now. I’ve been writing some software for a medical accelerometer device for a couple of different research projects. Once the results of those studies get published I’ll link to them … Continue reading

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Ainslie tartan

I found the Ainslie tartan that was updated in 1992. I’m curious what it was prior to that. Anyone have a swatch of the earlier tartan ?

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