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Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2016 1:03 am
by bibet80
printf_$0ftw4r3 wrote:
danjger wrote:I am glad you are working on this. I'm new to app building but an old programmer. I use a garmin Fenix2 regularly and I'd like to start using the Ticwatch on more casual activities but their app really doesn't fill the bill. I can't even figure out how to export a gpx.
If you need testing or UI design help or even coding work let me know.
Dan


Hi,

I would like to add the features of other running watches, such as intervals, HR zones, laps, etc.; these would be very useful for runners. The tic fitness app really doesn't have much. It cannot export anything, but they said they would add runkeeper or strava sync. I will definitely need some help in the future.

Right now the main BLOCKER is no access to the live gps location. I have a work around but it is not ideal at all (mentioned in updates). I have also contacted mobvoi about gps access and they will not allow it. If people really want this app to happen we need to get mobvoi to allow gps access.

Thanks for your interest!


I support this request

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2016 11:27 am
by Harboe
Good luck with your project. Will keep an eye on this tread.

Think it's strange that they don't allow gps access. Doesn't make any sence and limits what apps can be developed. I hope they will change their mind.

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 5:08 am
by desmoloch
Great!
What about github? Did you add a repo?

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2016 1:32 pm
by printf_$0ftw4r3
desmoloch wrote:Great!
What about github? Did you add a repo?


Not yet, I have been very busy this month.

Cheers!

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 4:19 pm
by printf_$0ftw4r3
Hey Tic'ers!

UPDATE(5): Nov. 28, 2016
-sorry for the late updates, I have not forgotten about this app!
-currently working with mobvoi to get temporary gps access for development
-created gps service to run in background, so if app is accidentally exited it will still track until you re-enter the app and stop tracking

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Tue Dec 13, 2016 6:09 pm
by iSasFTW
printf_$0ftw4r3 wrote:Hey Tic'ers!

UPDATE(5): Nov. 28, 2016
-sorry for the late updates, I have not forgotten about this app!
-currently working with mobvoi to get temporary gps access for development
-created gps service to run in background, so if app is accidentally exited it will still track until you re-enter the app and stop tracking
Great! :D

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 1:19 am
by printf_$0ftw4r3
UPDATE(6): December 16, 2016
-Finally got GPS access for testing! :D
-Hope to have a GIT repo put together in the new year
-Successful test with GPS distance and HR tracking [img]
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Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Tue Dec 20, 2016 6:07 am
by iSasFTW
Great! Let us know when the Github repository is up :)

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Sat Dec 24, 2016 9:40 pm
by printf_$0ftw4r3
UPDATE(7): December 24, 2016
-I have been putting together a working prototype. This app needs lots of work and is still really new. I created an initial private repo on Github. If there are serious developers wanting to help please message me. :D
-Here is a Gitter for us to chat about awesomness https://gitter.im/TicFitApp/Lobby?utm_s ... share-link
HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!

Re: Developing running/fitness tracker app

Posted: Fri Feb 10, 2017 5:03 pm
by printf_$0ftw4r3
UPDATE(8): February 10, 2017
-Here is the git repo: https://github.com/ThisIsNull/TicFitApp
-Since I am still in school, I do not have time to complete this app at the moment
-Feel free to message me if anyone would like to help out