A sensor to enrich the experience of a football match with Footbar

Wednesday, 9 pm, my five-a-side football match has just finished. For this match, each player in both teams was fitted with a sensor worn on the calf. Speed, kick strength, number of accelerations and running performance are analysed in real time and can be viewed after the match on a dedicated platform. The player who kicked the hardest and the player with the best acceleration … Continue reading A sensor to enrich the experience of a football match with Footbar

Quantify, map and filter pollution using connected objects

At a time when France is recording new peaks of pollution and the Chinese government has forbidden local weather stations to launch alerts, access to data concerning pollution and the tools to lessen its effects are the focus of major concern. At CES in Las Vegas, French start-ups Plume Labs and Wair presented connected objects that combat pollution through a quantified environment and connected objects. … Continue reading Quantify, map and filter pollution using connected objects