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Ultrabook™ and Tablet Windows* 8 Sensors Development Guide

This guide provides developers with an overview of the Windows 8* sensors application programming interfaces (APIs) for Desktop and Metro style applications with a specific focus on the various sensor capabilities available in Windows 8 Desktop mode.
Authored by Gael H. (Intel) Last updated on 01/24/2018 - 12:12
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Using Accelerometer in Windows* Style App and a Case Study of Tap Detection

This article covers the use of accelerometers in Windows 8* Metro style applications and a case study on how to use accelerometers to detect tapping on the edges of a tablet. In addition, the case study highlights how to detect the direction of taps that
Authored by Sushu Zhang (Intel) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:19
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Software Developer’s Guide for Sensors on Intel® Atom™ based Android* Tablets

This guide provides an introduction to the Android* Sensor framework and discusses how to use some of the sensors on a typical Intel® Atom™ tablet.
Authored by Miao W. (Intel) Last updated on 02/24/2017 - 11:57
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Detecting Ultrabook Sensors

With the recent launch of the 3rd Generation Intel Core Processors, Intel has introduced a new breed of Ultrabook and it’s a game-changer.  Ultrabooks and Convertibles based on the 3

Authored by Gael H. (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:09
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Intel® Performance Counter Monitor - A better way to measure CPU utilization

The Intel® Performance Counter Monitor provides sample C++ routines and utilities to estimate the internal resource utilization of the latest Intel® Xeon® and Core™ processors and gain a significant performance boost.
Authored by Thomas Willhalm (Intel) Last updated on 06/01/2017 - 11:24
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Sensor Demo

 

Authored by norman-chou (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 13:16
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Let the Ultimate Coder: Ultrabook Challenge Begin!

Authored by Bob Duffy (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:38
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Enabling the Accelerometer Sensor in Desktop Applications for Ultrabook™ on Windows* 8

An accelerometer is one of the mandatory sensors that all Ultrabook™ devices must possess. This sensor can detect motion and gravity. Use cases for this sensor are innumerable.

Authored by admin Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 09:05
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Enabling The Orientation Sensor in Desktop Applications for Ultrabook™ on Windows* 8

Ultrabook™ devices support more than one screen orientation such as landscape, portrait, face-up, etc.

Authored by admin Last updated on 06/07/2017 - 09:11
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