We want to make healthy eating easier. When food leaves the packaging--at home, restaurants, and more--it is a hurdle to access nutritional information. Therefore, it is hard to diet and select healthy options. This is Shapa's story.
What it does
This application detects and recognizes a variety of foods. Then determines the nutritional values and ultimately determines if the food is healthy or unhealthy giving recommendations to the user on whether they should eat or not.
How we built it
Challenges we ran into
Making it work on mobile. Making the back camera primary when taking photos on mobile devices.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Making a working application with basic functionality.
What we learned
What's next for Shapa
Debug and make it more user friendly. Incorporate more data.