What it does
Uses facial recognition and sentiment analysis to recommend music, movies and gifs.
Why it's cool
Helps the user cope with their emotion. For ex, if someone is feeling sad, they would probably want to watch movies or hear songs that fall under the same genre.
Likewise, if someone was feeling happy and wanted to maintain that feeling, they could use our application to prevent themselves from accidentally watching something sad
Fast movie recommendations along with detailed descriptions of each, ensuring less time searching and more time watching.
Song play and GIFs provide the user with an added immersion into their feelings. Psychologists agree that denying one's emotions is harmful and prevents one from understanding important psychological clues about themselves.
How we made it
Uses nodeJS and Standard Library to make API calls to the Spotify, Youtube, TMDB, and Giphy APIs. FaceAPI for sentiment analysis.