At work, I often have to open a new tab to check what's next on my agenda. It would be nice if I could just ask someone (or something), without the hassle of opening my browser, typing in the calendar url,...
What it does
Calendar buddy proactively answers questions about your calendar items.
How I built it
By training a wit.ai application to recognise my questions. Wit.ai is called from a React application built with the NextJS framework, deployed on Vercel.
Challenges I ran into
Finishing the UI Getting used to XState for state management
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
Finishing my first online hackathon
What I learned
Wit.ai is pretty awesome, easy to use State management with XState
What's next for Calendar buddy
Finish the UI implementation
Add a Google Calendar integration Add voice control support (ask questions by talking to your Calendar buddy)