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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby Eckhardt » Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:38 pm

And it would be nice to not just see that there are x jumps with a rotauon. But also see which jumps were with a spin

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby kjorn » Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:24 am

Pressing the button shows you the last jump height. I don't think this is in the documentation anywhere.

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby kjorn » Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:27 am

PIQ should team up with kiteforum and allow us to upload a session to http://se.kiteforum.com/session-log or have an option in the app to do a 'https POST' to an URL. Then the community (i.e. the geeks) could build a site to gather the data and the data from other jump height apps (Woo, Xnsr etc)

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby Stasy_northandpiq » Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:28 pm

Eckhardt wrote:
Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:38 pm
And it would be nice to not just see that there are x jumps with a rotauon. But also see which jumps were with a spin
Nice idea! Thank you! I will talk with the team about it.

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby Stasy_northandpiq » Mon Sep 18, 2017 12:39 pm

kjorn wrote:
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:27 am
PIQ should team up with kiteforum and allow us to upload a session to http://se.kiteforum.com/session-log or have an option in the app to do a 'https POST' to an URL. Then the community (i.e. the geeks) could build a site to gather the data and the data from other jump height apps (Woo, Xnsr etc)
This is a good point, thank you. And thanks for an awesome "what for" part. We will definitely think about it.
At the moment we do have a small community for north and piq riders, here's the link:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/northandpiq/
I would be happy to see you there!

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby kjorn » Tue Sep 19, 2017 12:06 am

It'd be really cool to have an emergency button on the PIQ. Say if you were swept out to sea at night, press the emergency button and the PIQ would flash all the LEDs at the same time.

I guess you could do this with the button, maybe an option in the settings that a double press or a short then long press would set all LEDs to flash once every 3 seconds or something.

It'd give that rescue helicopter something to aim for.

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby Sefiz » Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:59 pm

isn't WOO working with an iWatch? This could be even better than PIQ (and even more expensive :-) )

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Re: PIQ North Kiteboarding

Postby kjorn » Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:41 pm

Sefiz wrote:
Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:59 pm
isn't WOO working with an iWatch? This could be even better than PIQ (and even more expensive :-) )
I've seen demos online, but not seen this working in real life yet.

I do think that in the future a mobile phone and or a watch will replace all these gadgets. Most phones are water proof now, a simple board clip to attach them and they'll do all the measurements.


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