GroceryLine was created by two college teenagers who have first-hand experience with the pain of waiting in line at grocery stores due to the Covid-19 crisis. Not only is it a burden, but it is also unsafe being near so many individuals at once. GroceryLine attempts to solve these problems.
What it does
GroceryLine shows users the live waiting time at a given grocery store.
How I built it
Integrating python with node.js and running it as a child process
Challenges I ran into
Hosting the code on Heroku and making sure it ran the python code as a child process
What I learned
Parsing JSON data Hosting on Heroku Integrating Google Maps
What's next for GroceryLine
Making a web app Crowdsourced data Make it for Android