All of the developers in our team are or have been part of the team in the past. One of the common and frustrating problems that remote team face is being productive and motivate at the same time. Although working remotely provides flexibility but in most of the cases, distraction and other activities become a hindrance to it.
What it does
The app uses takes data from GPS and location of a smartphone and creates the timeline of user activities in a day. Activities such as running, going to college, eating, etc are categorized automatically. The user shares his timeline with other members of the team (Only work-related activities on the timeline is shared). Also, an AI analyses the data on the timeline and generates a report for user and team to see. Based on the report, the tips are shared to increase productivity.
Some of the tips are :- Working in continuity :- Limiting no. of work-related goals to minimum in a day
How we built it
We built this app using the hybrid app approach. The app is built on the ionic framework with data being stored in firebase platform.
Challenges we ran into
Designing solution to this problem.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Designing a solution and creating an MVP for the remote team in 30 hours.
What we learned
Creating a hybrid app with the ionic framework.
What's next for Remote
Extending and releasing a working prototype for the remote team. And getting extensive feedback by interacting with teams to improve the product. At this point, integration with google calendar and integration with slack is planned.
Team Name - kryptic