Wearable Android: Android Wear and Google FIT App by Sanjay M. Mishra

By Sanjay M. Mishra

Software Development/Mobile/Android/Wearable/Fitness

Build "Wearable" functions at the Android put on and Google healthy Platforms

This e-book covers wearable computing and wearable software improvement quite for Android put on (smartwatches) and Google healthy (fitness sensors). It offers suitable historical past, historical past and middle suggestions of wearable computing and ubiquitous computing, as a origin for designing/developing functions for the Android put on and Google healthy systems. This ebook is meant for Android wearable lovers, technologists and software program developers.

  • Gain perception into  “wearables” within the smooth patron surroundings of a large number of units, ubiquitous computing, cloud computing and clever own assistants
  • Learn the Android put on and Google healthy APIs and jump-start hands-on improvement together with: developing an Android improvement setting appropriate for Android put on and Google healthy , developing smartwatch and health units for improvement and debugging , writing purposes that set up and execute on Android put on (smartwatch) units , and  purposes that run in your hand-held Android units and locate and fasten to health sensors and entry health info, and more
  • Catch up with the hot Android 5.0 “Lollipop”, Android Studio and the gradle established construct system

Learn tips on how to write purposes for shrewdpermanent watches and health sensors at the Android/Google ecosystem.

“Sanjay’s tome offers a entire and well timed remedy of the fundamental issues of present Wearable know-how and Android Wearable improvement recommendations. The easygoing and accomplished examples make this e-book a pleasure to find and a satisfaction to peruse. hugely recommended!” 

-  Rudi Cilibrasi, desktop Scientist


 “The textual content presents a wealthy and immersive evaluate of the sphere of Wearable computing that's solidified by means of the outstanding set of examples. i used to be at the same time entertained in addition to proficient, and might hugely suggest this e-book to someone that's seeking to start with Wearables.”

- Nathan Blair, software program Engineer & Entrepreneur


Sanjay M. Mishra begun programming in C on numerous flavors of Unix within the early Nineties. through the years he has built varied software program structures spanning internet functions and providers, messaging, VoIP, NoSQL databases, in addition to cellular and embedded structures. He has labored for firms resembling Intertrust, Eyecon applied sciences, CallSource, nVoc (formerly Sandcherry, Inc.) and the Starz leisure crew

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Computer vision aims to perceive and understand image data and, to some degree, duplicate the abilities of human vision. Computer vision ­algorithms can detect real‐world objects such as human faces and cars in real time and thereby count cars and people that pass through a section of road or walkway. Some use cases of sensors embedded into surfaces for acquisition of particular real‐world information can be addressed via image data and computer vision algorithms. Depending on the ­specifics, it may be less expensive and easier to install a camera and a vision‐based system compared to a multiple specialized embedded sensors.

The same astronauts benefit from augmented reality‐based systems that are typically used while carrying out critical physical missions and maneuvers in space. 2 Internet of Things (IoT) and Wearables The Internet of Things (IoT) may be thought of as an interconnected ecosystem wherein diverse computing devices, large and small, interconnect, collaborate, and cooperate with one another. The IoT represents the proliferation of small embedded computing devices that interconnect with the Internet. “Things” in the IoT include diverse devices such as 12 Wearable Computing Background and Theory health monitoring sensors, automobile sensors, pet biochips, indoor plant moisture sensors, home appliances, industrial and smart factories, smart transportation, agriculture‐related sensors, and so on.

Bluetooth Low Energy (LE), also known as Bluetooth Smart, aims to reduce the power consumption. 2) addresses the direct connectivity of Bluetooth Smart devices to the Internet. 4 Home Area Network (HAN) The Home Area Network (HAN) is a local area network (LAN) that interconnects devices that are within the home or within close proximity to the home. Such a network may include mobile devices and wired computers, televisions and entertainment devices, printers, scanners, thermostats, lamps, sprinklers, and so on.

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