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Finnish Running Kinematics Pioneer Runteq starts using Movesense

November 28th, 2017

Runteq Ltd, a Finnish pioneer of wearable inertial sensing in running, announced its plans to take full use of the Movesense platform while preparing to introduce its second generation of running sports product family. – This is a game-changer for Runteq and for goal-oriented runners world-wide. Movesense platform allows Runteq to concentrate on the core; […]

Three screenshots from Runteq application

Pohjola Hospital pilots AI-based Smart Cast in rehabilitation of trauma patients

The Smart Cast, which utilises artificial intelligence, is piloted in rehabilitation of trauma patients at Pohjola Hospital for the first time in Finland. The Smart Cast helps patients carry out their rehabilitation program planned together with their physiotherapist, provides guidance on the correct level of exercise, and helps prevent any over-exertion that may be detrimental […]

Wrist cast with a motion sensor attached to the cast.

24 Movesense projects at Junction hackathon

November 27th, 2017

The biggest hackathon in Europe – high interest in Movesense 1500 developers gathered last weekend to Aalto Unversity, Espoo, Finland, to hack open data and specific challenges from 60 different companies and public partners of the event. Movesense participated for the first time this biggest hackathon in Europe. The result took us all by surprise: […]

A team of three hackers watching a PC screen, concentrating on their project.

Movesense 1.0.0 Firmware is here!

November 14th, 2017

The 1.0.0 embedded software version for the Movesense sensor is now available for developers! We have concentrated on finalizing the basic feature list and optimizing BLE connection between the sensor and mobile. Also, the overall quality of the firmware has improved remarkably from the previous published version 0.9.1. What’s new: Support added for Inertial Motion […]

TactoTek® to Manufacture Movesense Smart Connector

November 2nd, 2017

An important part of the Movesense platform is the Smart Connector, a component that can be used to make any piece of apparel and gear ready for smart functionalities. The Smart Connector includes printed electronics and a silicon chip that provides context specific profile based on where it is integrated. We are happy to announce […]

Movesense Demo Awards at Biohacker Summit

October 25th, 2017

Movesense was one of the partners of Biohacker Summit, Europe’s top biohacking conference on Oct 14-15. As part of our presence, we invited participants to propose Movesense demo ideas and sent developer kits to the best ideas. During the event we awarded two demos: Jussi Virkkala, Medical Physicist at the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health developed a reaction […]

Movesense Device Library now Public on Bitbucket

October 4th, 2017

Movesense device library on Bitbucket is used to build your own applications that run in the Movesense sensor. We just made the device lib repository public to all Bitbucket users. This means, developers no longer need an invitation from us to access the repository and to start experimenting with the code. You can find the repository at https://bitbucket.org/suunto/movesense-device-lib. […]

Kemppi uses Movesense to Monitor Arc-on time with Welding Management Software WeldEye

September 26th, 2017

The Finnish company Kemppi is a pioneer in the welding industry. In addition to Kemppi’s highly advanced welding equipment, their product range includes the welding management software WeldEye, compatible with any brand’s welding equipment, that helps to analyse and manage welding production. On Sep 25, Kemppi introduced a new software module WeldEye for Welding Production Analysis. The new WeldEye module combines […]

New Sensor Firmware Version Available

September 25th, 2017

Hello Developers, last week we released the version 0.9.0 of the Movesense sensor firmware on Bitbucket. This release adds a number of important elements and improves the overall quality of the software. Key improvements include New sensor sample applications: s sens_output_test_app, hr_wakeup_app Cmake files now available for sample applications Release build of the Movesense library available New […]

Movesense joins Junction, Europe’s Biggest Hackathon

September 13th, 2017

Junction is a global converging point for thousands of developers, designers, and entrepreneurs from around the world. It is also the biggest hackathon in Europe. The event is taking place on Nov 24-26 in Helsinki, Finland. Junction 2017 is divided into multiple tracks, each including several challenges set by the event partners. One of the challenges is hosted by Movesense […]