Awkward situations on the bus where you forgot someone's name/don't know how to start a conversation/curious about what someone is thinking.
What it does
Reads a user's mind (pulls up their most recent tweets) from a picture of them.
How we built it
We used Kairos for image comparison and created galleries of profile url's to search through based on tweets in the app user's area to map profiles and populate a tweet list.
Challenges we ran into
Image processing in a timely manner, accuracy of image recognition services, Asynchronous Task usage.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Use of multiple API's to accomplish a seemingly magical task.
What we learned
Making rest calls, using image recognition.
What's next for Thoughts
Sentient analysis on tweets to find a user's mood, gamifying user identification based on follower count.