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Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 2: User Interface

This is part 2 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. The Main Page Location Data Logger is a fairly simple application, so a single page is sufficient for more...

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 1: Application Design

This is part 1 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. What is a Data Logger? Before descending into the details of the development of Location Data Logger, I more...

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation: Introduction

Today I am beginning a multi-part blog series on the design and development of a location-based Windows* Store app. My goal is to provide developers with a complete, real-world example of creating a location-aware application on the ultrabook and tablet platforms. While an internet search will turn more...

All-in-One PC: What are the developer possibilities?

Have you heard of the All-in-One PC? Basically, the All-in-One PC is a technical term for all the components that make up the computing workstation (the monitor, memory, CPU-GPU, hard drive, CD-ROM, etc.), all collaborated into one hub, or “all in one”. Keyboards and mice are still shipping with more...

Location Data Logger: A Location-Aware Windows* Store App

  Downloads Download PDF [196 KB] Download Source [76 KB] Location Data Logger is a location-aware Windows Store app that creates position track logs from your Geolocator sensor and saves them out as CSV, GPX, and/or KML files. It turns your Windows 8 device into a position data logger and is a more...

Digital Storytelling with Augmented Reality - The Book is Just the Beginning

Download Digital Storytelling with Augmented Reality - The Book is Just the Beginning [PDF KB] Abstract Digital storytelling provides an immersive experience, combining the power of your Intel® Core™ processor-based platform and the printed page. The augmented farm application demonstrates more...

Running Out of Gas? Intel® processor-based Ultrabook™ Sensors to the Rescue!

As I begin my 3rd article on what I’ve learned from about development for an Ultrabook™ system on codeproject.com, I feel I need to bring the subject closer to earth. I am so glad Dr. A. Bell submitted his article to the site called, “Road and Driving Pattern Analyzer using Ultrabook™.” I drive more...

Blast from My Past, How Meteor's Helped Me Understand Touch Sensors

After getting my Star Trek on while reading about writing code for the sensors on the Intel® Ultrabook at codeproject.com, I was pleased to see that Adrian Atkison had submitted an article titled, “Meteor Madness.” The game is reminiscent of way too many hours I spent on an Atari* avoiding and more...

Stunned by Sensors – Starting my Ultrabook Training

As an avid fan of all things Star Trek*, I can’t help but hear Mr. Spock’s voice when I read about all these sensors we have watching and helping us in our lives today. Unfortunately as a developer, I usually feel like the guy in the red shirt on the away party when Spock says, “Sir, sensors more...

Introduction to Intel Perceptual Computing SDK: HelloCam!

Download Introduction to Intel® Perceptual Computing SDK: HelloCam [PDF 305 KB] When you want to learn a new programming language or SDK, the first step is usually is to write a program called "Hello World!" Here, we are talking about how to use the web cam features of the Intel® Perceptual more...