So we really love potatoes. And then we saw this: ! Spudtacular
And we immediately gravi TATER ed to that.
What it does
It tells you how many potatoes it cost to buy a certain item on ebay.
Also, if you manage to find the developers in real life, you might be able to ask them how many potatoes some random object that you own costs!
How we built it
With lots of passion and googling. And 9 hours at 4 supermarkets doing market research about what the average spud looks like.
Challenges we ran into
So it turns out that South Korea's potato prices is really expensive: https://www.tridge.com/intelligences/potato/KR
We decided to use China's potato prices instead.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
We love potatoes even more now. :)
What we learned
How to develop a chrome extension
How to reconcile our love for potatoes with technology
What the use of a potato API is.
The average weight of a potato is 0.61lbs.
What's next for Spud Cannon