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Hung Fai Tang

856 days ago
Unfiled. Edited by Chun Yin Vincent Lau , Andy Shu , Hung Fai Tang , Elaine Chan 856 days ago
  • there are quite a few tracking apps but most of their technology are proprietary 
Chun L HK hiking info
Elaine C Calories calculation:
Metabolic Equivalent Task (MET) (1 kcal/kg/hour) for hiking: 5-7
Allow 1 hour for every 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) forward, plus 1 hour for every 600 metres (2,000 ft) of ascent.
Hung T  Schema 
 Web API
Andy S How to Get 100k Users
A. Demographic backgrounds
A1. People who has smart phones in Hong Kong
  • Smartphone penetration: 87%;
  • 90%+ in population aged 15-39;
  • 70% in population aged 40-49;
  • 50% in population aged 50-54.
A2. People who exercise regularly
  • 80% of HK people exercised in the past 3 months;
  • 20% didn't exercise in the past 3 months, the main reason being having no time;
  • 20% exercised more than 3 times a week.
A3. Hikers
  • 14,644 people joined "Hong Kong Hiking Meetup"
  •  2,010 people joined "HiKE HK"
B. Alternative Apps in the market.
  • Google Maps
  • Pre-installed on every Android Phone
  • MyMapHK

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