to make people across the world aware of what they are eating, faster.
What it does
How we built it
used php on ec2 and AWS
Challenges we ran into
We had to develop an algorithm that parses through wikipedia and google via NLP to find if a specific food is given vegetarian, allergy free, lactose free, gluten, etc.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Developed most of the algorithm.
What we learned
That with lots of hard work we can accomplish a big thing for others.
What's next for iFood
Adding a user profile and enhancing our algorithm.