Profile

Cover photo
Robin Daemen
479 followers|180,753 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1's

Stream

 
+NIA Ops​  Isn't it about time you stop loading portals at low zoom levels (Zoom level 1-5 (World view to Continent View) and only show links/fields?
Those zoomlevels are only ever useful when big OPS have happened...
It would decrease load time and reduce server load

Better explanation since it might be confusing for some:

On zoom level 1 (the entire world), only load artifacts and links longer than 500km (plus any portal and field associated with it)
On zoom level 2 reduce required link length to 250km and so on until zoom level 6 where all portals would be loaded.
287 votes  -  votes visible to Public
Good Idea
79%
Bad idea
21%
7
1
Ian Grody's profile photoRobin Daemen's profile photoMathew Vyse (Jubalum)'s profile photosam R's profile photo
53 comments
 
+Robin Daemen​ ah okay. It's 7am here and I've been Ingressing in Boston since 10pm. I'm a little tired. I say having the option to reduce data use is handy but could be enabled by default. I don't run ops for the mega field ops but my portal keys are upwards of 5,500+ km away. My ops need to be able to see all portals in New England to Ireland, France and Portugal. Give the user the choice. If we didn't like to be free to make decisions we'd all be using iPhones..... 😇 😆 
Add a comment...

Robin Daemen

Shared publicly  - 
 
The white nexus 6 seems to be a unicorn right now... Ordered 2 in November with expected shipping dates of 16 and 24 December... Yet still not shipped nor any info on when it will be... +Google Play​ some kind of update would be appreciated
1
Sarah “PoundingSenses” Leyten's profile photo
 
Sooo now they're on their way! (Not from the Play store)
Add a comment...

Robin Daemen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Interesting thought :D
6
1
Sarah “PoundingSenses” Leyten's profile photoChad Walter (cwalter9 L14R)'s profile photo
 
No it isnt. 
Add a comment...
 
Ok, since everybody is talking about guardian hunting etc, let's talk about solutions for this.

I can think of 2 main methods of hunting guardians using the intel map
1. using the date in the portal details
2. using the comm

1 can be solved by:
a) showing the date only for portals that are from the user itself
b) remove the date all together

Personally I prefer option a since you can still see and track your own portals

2 can be solved by:
a) remove portal related messages from comm in intel
b) remove comm from intel all together

Again option a seems to be the best option here

So +NIA Ops fix this in your intel if you really are against this practice of guardian hunting

// +Ingress +Brandon Badger +Joe Philley +Anne Beuttenmüller +Brian Rose +John Hanke +Niantic Project 
6
István Fajth (Pifta)'s profile photoNadia Amro's profile photoMark Cawsey's profile photoJerry Hopper's profile photo
28 comments
 
what ur saying is this :
if option A is enforced,   i should scan comms 24/7,  with all portalcaptures from comms i insert the date in the portal-record, and im golden

Option B will be a game-killer :) no more playertracker, no more attacknotifications in browser, only ingame.
if option B is enforced, im forced to interact with the game's backend-api.

any more bright solutions?
Add a comment...
 
Dear +NIA Ops, isn't it about time we get a separate mentions channel in the comm... I hate it when mentions get overrun with portal attack notifications... +Brandon Badger +Ingress
39
Jon Lee's profile photoDavid Bailey's profile photoT Duke Perry (theblackwidower)'s profile photo
3 comments
 
I'd have to concur.
Add a comment...
 
I think I mixed these up
#ingresswear #ingress
33
14
Jorge Ramírez's profile photoJoe Philley's profile photoБогдан «Феодот» Солоненко's profile photoUlf Enlightened (zapres)'s profile photo
3 comments
 
Or... linking with portals?
Add a comment...
 
#ingresswear Hacking in Peace
42
4
Sarah “PoundingSenses” Leyten's profile photoSaul Alvarez's profile photoAro Arodate's profile photoGreet Geuns's profile photo
 
I want this on so many lvls.....
Add a comment...

Robin Daemen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Wow.... Can't wait until this gets in the hands of devs...
 
We are excited to announce a new project from ATAP, something that we have been working quietly on over the past year.

As we walk through our daily lives, we use visual cues to navigate and understand the world around us. We use our eyes to observe the size and shape of objects and rooms, and we learn their position and layout over time almost effortlessly . This awareness of space and motion is fundamental to the way we interact with our environment and each other.  We are physical beings that live in a 3D world. Yet, our mobile devices assume that physical world ends at the boundaries of the screen.

The goal of Project Tango is to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion.

Our team has been working with universities, research labs, and industrial partners spanning nine countries around the world to harvest research from the last decade of work in robotics and computer vision, concentrating that technology into a unique mobile phone.  Now, we’re ready to put early prototypes into the hands of developers that can imagine the possibilities and help pull those ideas into reality. 

What if you never found yourself lost in a new building again?  What if directions to a new location didn’t stop at the street address? Imagine playing hide-and-seek in your house with your favorite game character. Imagine competing against a friend for control over physical space with your own miniature army.

We hope you will take this journey with us. We believe it will be one worth traveling.  To find out more, and apply for a development kit visit  http://g.co/ProjectTango.

The future is awesome. Let’s build it together.

-- Johnny Lee, and the ATAP Project Tango team
121 comments on original post
1
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
479 people
Toni Handoko's profile photo
Tlu CásấuKhỉ's profile photo
Kylee Mirrin's profile photo
Rick Kerkhofs's profile photo
Timon Kuik's profile photo
Libra Lee's profile photo
Thanh Lê Trần's profile photo
Vitor N. Mugayar's profile photo
Xavier Lambrix's profile photo
 
Planner
Instead of changing Intel, why not create a new page at www.ingress.com/planner

- No comm, links or fields (since real time data are of no use for a plan that will be executed somewhere in the future)
- Minimum portal details (location and title)
- Don't autoload portals, load portals only on places where needed (farm, anchors, ...) by means of a button (limit by zoomlevel)
- Tools to link/fields portals
- Tools to mark clusters/areas
- Save to users localstorage and maybe even share
- Use saved "drawings" as overlay on the intel map when operation is being executed

From a server standpoint, planning ops will be less load since only the stuff required for them will be loaded, and from a user standpoint, all things that need to be loaded will be loaded faster
13
Brent Hollett (Perringaiden)'s profile photoAlexander Andreev's profile photoJohn Bartlett's profile photoAndrew Smith's profile photo
4 comments
 
I wish I thought of that +Robin Daemen
Add a comment...
 
Don't Resist
#IngressRecruits
22
3
Luna Chic's profile photoKenneth Colwell (Ingress Agent kc007)'s profile photoPaul Fiddes's profile photoJ WAGG's profile photo
 
Clever
Add a comment...
 
Haha..
1
Add a comment...

Robin Daemen

Shared publicly  - 
 
#ingresswear We Hack In Peace
1
Add a comment...
Robin Daemen's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Ingress
market.android.com

Ingress verwandelt die reale Welt in ein globales Spielfeld voller Geheimnisse, Verwicklungen und Machtkämpfe. Unsere Zukunft ist in Gefahr

Google Chrome to Phone
market.android.com

Send links, maps, phone numbers, & more from your Chrome browser to your phone! Google Chrome to Phone lets you easily share links, maps

Google+
market.android.com

Stay connected and share life as it happens FEATURES: - Enjoy magazine style layout in the new tablet version - Automatically share photos t

Android Developers
plus.google.com

A place for Android developers everywhere to meet, share and discuss the latest on Android development

Spirit HD
market.android.com

Intense retro-inspired arcade mayhem, reinvented for touch screen! Spirit, by Marco Mazzoli. The critically acclaimed iPhone hit now on Andr

Shazam
market.android.com

Hear a song you don't know? Shazam identifies it instantly. Free and Unlimited. Sponsored Promo App: Unlimited tagging till Jan 1 2012, so d

Google Maps
market.android.com

Download the latest release of Google Maps, and never carry a paper map again. Get Google Maps with Navigation (Beta), Places, and Latitude

Google I/O 2012
developers.google.com

Google I/O 2012 brings together thousands of developers for three days of deep technical content focused on building the next generation of

Engadget
market.android.com

Engadget brings you obsessive daily coverage on gadgets & consumer electronics.Engadget is the definitive source and final word for news on

Google Authenticator
market.android.com

Enable 2-step verification to protect your account from hijacking. Google Authenticator generates 2-step verification codes on your phone.

Duke Nukem Forever Review | Video Clip | Game Trailers & Videos ...
www.gametrailers.com

Featured User Movies, Game Trailers Featured User Movies - Win Big Prizes in Featured User Movies.

Activator QULT #2 set
soundcloud.com

Due to technical problems, the recordings of QULT #2 where damaged. These artists where kind enough to tape a similar set for us. More se

Backyard Monsters
plus.google.com

The official page for Backyard Monsters on Google Plus!

TrackPack - Track & Trace
market.android.com

Easy package tracking right from your cell phone or tablet. Track your local and international parcels with this simple application. See t

Barbers Adagio For Strings (Ferry Corsten Remix)
www.youtube.com

~William Orbit~ Ambient-house pioneer and master remixer William Orbit (real name William Wainwright) began his musical career in the early-

Google Goggles
market.android.com

Search the real world by taking a picture. Search by taking a picture. Goggles uses image recognition technology to recognize objects and re

Racing Moto
market.android.com

Fast paced racing game! You never dare drive so fast in the real world! Racing Moto is a fast paced racing game. You never dare drive so fas

Formula1.com 2011
market.android.com

The Formula1.com 2011 application is the essential app for F1 fans. It streams real-time data direct from Formula One Management's Technical

Like vs Plus
likevsplus.com

Let the battle begin! facebook like vs google plus one