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Filesharing App Airlike Is Bump Without The Clashing Of Fists

Similar to Google-acquired Bump, Airlike uses an iPhone’s various sensors in combination with its own cloud-powered algorithms to let you share photos, videos and contacts with other iPhone users in close proximity, but with one key difference you flick content through the “air” from one phone to another. Shunning Bluetooth or WiFi for peer-to-peer networking, the app uses a combination of GPS, and each phone’s gyroscope, compass and accelerometer sensors, and relays that information to its own servers to know when two phones are pointing at each other.

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