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Old 04-26-2011, 06:00 AM
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Post Iowa University study finds PokéWalker more accurate than regular pedometers


TheGazette.com reports that a new Iowa State University study, led by Lorraine Lanningham-Foster, has tested a few pedometers, including the PokéWalker, to see which was more accurate.The results showe

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Old 04-26-2011, 07:38 PM
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Default Re: Iowa University study finds PokéWalker more accurate than regular pedometers

I haven't used a regular pedometer in ages, but my Pokewalker is undeniably inaccurate. Mine always ceases counting after every 6 steps, then I have to wait around 10 minutes before it will count steps again.
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Old 04-26-2011, 07:44 PM
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Default Re: Iowa University study finds PokéWalker more accurate than regular pedometers

Oh. Mi. Gawd! So video game developers are better at making something to measure walking than companies who specialize in making equipment especially for walking!? I call paradox, anyone, anyone?
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Default Re: Iowa University study finds PokéWalker more accurate than regular pedometers

...That is rather hilarious in a way.

Skylands: Sounds obviously glitched up to me; however, the Pokewalker does not count each individual step at a time; it waits a few steps until it starts the counter. Something like that.
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I know. Isn't it cool? :3

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