Sportics – applications for mobile devices for the real time transmission of route and performance data. Sportics.NET offers real time telemetry for everyone the latest application of the sportics development team sportics RT is for the iPhone 3 g. Thus, it is possible to determine the current position of an athlete and to broadcast in real time on the platform. Here you can live at the sport accompany athletes on appropriate maps and track their performance data – if possible the athletes. With direct messaging you can send messages him, he responds with a single keystroke. At the same time his route and performance data are the athletes in his sport Diary available in real time. After a successful pilot project in the Frankfurt Marathon 2008, where three runners with a so-equipped iPhone 3 G were fitted, sends the spor tics team its application – of course in an iPhone 3 G – now on tour through Germany.
Thus, the field test begins phase 2. Many interested sportics members have already joined, to test with to are allowed. In parallel, to bring the application hard logistics RT in the Apple app store and download for anyone to provide preparations in sportics already. But that was not enough. Meanwhile, two further applications for Nokia and Windows Mobile devices are nearing completion. “We want to develop new training computers,” says Ingo Popp, head of marketing at sportics. “Rather we are looking for cooperation with manufacturers, like CicloSport, polar and others, to also transfer the data from the existing devices in real time.” “So, an athlete who wants to use SRT, would have to buy no new training computer – only when the next phone purchase on compatibility.” For more information: author: Ingo Popp