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Thread: Gyroscope for 3GS
11-06-2010, 02:45 PM #1Gyroscope for 3GS
This probably could be made if a developer could help with this. I don't need it as I have an ip4, but for the community
Anyway, we could use the compass to detect oriantation of the device like the gyro. I would not be extremely accurate like a real gyro, but it is something. Would be useful for games like sandstorm, nova, and gun range because your view would still go according to how you move.
Here is a video of an app called star walk, that makes this idea real:
(sorry for dog and my random mumbling)
It is not super accurate but it works. Could this maybe made into a mobile substrate add on that tricks the app into allowing an emulated gyro using input from the compass?
What do you guys think?
Last edited by Barquey; 11-06-2010 at 02:52 PM.
11-06-2010, 06:27 PM #2
I think this is an awesome idea! Although I don't need it, it would be an amazing tool for the community!
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11-06-2010, 06:58 PM #3
Thanks. I don't need it either, but I do think it would be really cool to make.
11-07-2010, 02:07 PM #4compass and gyro
i also just released a game using the same technic.
the game called "Look-Up" and it is on the appStore
UFO over Times Square:
[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tAEjJiV7RCs]YouTube - UFO over Times Square[/ame]
I already completed developing an update for ipod4 and iphone4 that include the gyro.
does any one have idea how the plist file should look like?
i wont the device to have compass or gyro.
11-07-2010, 02:09 PM #5
looks kind of cool