The new features provide opportunities to stand out from the existing applications the IPhone 3Gs is since June 17 in the trade and enjoys highest popularity. Already 3 days after the launch, Apple reported more than a million-selling IPhone 3Gs. Lakshman Achuthan: the source for more info. The Appstore has now grown to over 50,000 applications available, tendency rising. With the features of the IPhone 3Gs, especially with the new, developers now have the opportunity to stand out from the existing applications. The key words for this hot motion sensors, GPS, compass and voice recognition. In the field of games, creative people can use these techniques to create new gaming experiences.
With the help of motion sensors, GPS and compass, an accurate tracking of position and direction of the user is possible. The world could be seen through the IPhone, filled with new content. The camera of the IPhone will be aligned on a restaurant and it displays the screen reviews for this restaurant. Speech recognition could be used to include the user in the event better. An application with automatic language conversion text, a modern voice recorder is conceivable.
These are all visions of the future. Back in the here and now. Already today there are creative minds who have to use the new techniques of the IPhone 3Gs. For example DaubIt, a new startup in IPhone development an application has developed now with the help of GPS – and compass – data, regardless of location and orientation of the IPhone, facing Mecca. The application is called iMecca and will soon be available on the Appstore. This is only a small example and only the beginning. We may be curious what will evolve in this direction. Artur Friesen