Sensors and Smartphones: Tracking Water Collection in Rural Ethiopia
IEEE Pervasive Computing
By Rohit Chaudhri,Rita Sodt,Kristian Lieberg,John Chilton,Gaetano Borriello,Yuta Jason Masuda,Joseph Cook
Issue Date:July 2012
In rural areas, residents often venture far distances to collect water for everyday use. A low-power wireless system records motion and leverages Bluetooth-enabled smartphones, retrieving data from sensors attached to household water containers, to help re...