hack_the_planet

PROJECT SKOUT!

A mobile app to both encourage motorcyle riders to ride more, and to promote the growth and education of new riders through increased safety and social features.

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Team Members

Harman Anand (sh953)

Jeroen Goossens (Penguinologist)

Zach Perry (ZachPurdue)

Scotty Shaw (thefreshduke)

Matt Tracy (mtracy01)

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A) ROAD SAFETY

  • Lock mobile devices traveling above a speed threshold
  • Enable urgent notifications on PEBBLE WATCH
  • Inform insurance policy holders of road violations through TWILIO and SENDGRID
  • Rate vehicle operators based on their road behavior to lower insurance costs
  • Send distress signals

B) ROAD SCOUT

  • Display GOOGLE MAP on mobile lock screen with CYANOGEN
  • Show weather icons and road conditions on GOOGLE MAP
  • Indicate nearby tourist hotspots on GOOGLE MAP
  • Signal upcoming road conditions with vibrating PEBBLE WATCH alerts
  • Display locations and statuses of other users

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WEATHER APIS

http://openweathermap.org/api

http://apidev.accuweather.com/developers/

http://products.wolframalpha.com/api/

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