Category Archives: Academic

What smartphone batteries know about São Paulo’s weather

A couple of years ago, our ginger CTO (yes, that’s how he likes to introduce himself!) was having a look at battery temperature data collected by OpenSignal users when he was struck by an unexpected discovery…insert suspense music here. What … Continue reading

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How WeatherSignal can contribute to forest fire monitoring

Knowing that a paper was published using our data always gives us a thrill. We enjoy the fact that our work can meaningfully contribute to different fields of research. Above all, we see it as proof of the value of … Continue reading

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Our academic partners

At OpenSignal we like to promote and keep track of all research related to our fields of interest. If, like us, you speak crowdsourcing, mobile sensor technology and big data, you might want to check out some of these papers … Continue reading

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