MathWorks recently ran a mobile devices challenge where users were asked to submit a project in which they programmed their Android or iOS devices using MATLAB or Simulink. There were over 15 submissions that competed for the grand prize of 1000 USD.

 

The third place winning team built a low cost alternative to expensive GPS systems, click here to read more about this project and learn more about the other two winners. The link contains video references to their projects as well.