Awesome Activity Recognition
6x faster, more accurate, and 1/2 the battery drain!
TL;DR – If you need FAST activity recognition for your Android App you’re in luck - we fixed it! Grab the PathSense Activity SDK!
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Android Activity Recognition is slowwwwww.
We’ve heard from countless App developers about the failures you’re experiencing with Google Play Services Activity Recognition. We’re pleased to announce that there is a solution – the free PathSense SDK makes a dramatic improvement in every metric – 6x faster, more accurate, and uses 1/2 the battery!
Can you show me some data?
PathSense Activity SDK is shown below in blue and Google Play 7.8.0 is represented in green.
Blazing fast! We have extensively measured and compared Google Play Services solution and our PathSense SDK. We currently support Walking, Driving, Holding, Still, Shaking, and In-Vehicle Holding.
We plan to train our machine learning models for additional activities, such as jogging, boating, bicycling, etc. based on customer demand and business cases, please sign up and tell us what you need.
This looks awesome, what else do I need to know?
- What versions of Android does your SDK support?
- We support Android 2.3+ AKA Gingerbread (API Level 9)
- What regions does this work in?
- Any region.
- How much does this cost?
- Free as in beer :)
- What activities do you support?
- We currently support Walking, Driving, Holding, Still, Shaking, and In-Vehicle Holding. We plan to train our machine learning models for additional activities, such as jogging, boating, bicycling, etc. based on customer demand and business cases.
- What permissions do I need to give you?
- A lot less than Google wants ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION, ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION, ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE, ACCESS_WIFI_STATE, INTERNET, RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED, WAKE_LOCK, & WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE.
- What magic does this use?
- Sensor fusion, proprietary activity recognition, rigorous testing. We process the sensor date from the sensors! Gallons of caffeine and countless development hours.
- Who are you guys?
- We’re a startup backed by Data Collective, Keshif Ventures, and Vertical Ventures. We are working to provide developers with everything they need to build amazing location enabled apps by improving the iOS and Android location stacks.
- Where can I download the PathSense Activity SDK for Android?
- You can download it right now by clicking here.