An alternative way to type in smartphones using gestures and inbuilt sensors. A collaboration of BITS Pilani and IIIT H students in MIT Media Lab India 15'. Members: Arunav Konwar, Sanskriti Dawle, Pooja Ganti, Kavya Nerella, Ramana Subramanyam and Bharat Sesham.
A visit to an old age home to interact and learn about the life patterns of old people. The age group there was above 60. This gave us a good idea about how old people learn and use technologies, and their impacts in their daily lives.
Various features like swipe, shake and tilt were created individually by forming teams inside the team. Some screenshots of the coding window are shown here. Eclipse and Android Studio were used to program our app.
Backend was created using Java in Eclipse and Android studio. Since all the team members were new to android development, we faced a lot of problem while trying to run the code initially. Finally we were able to figure it out after a lot of debugging and with help of mentors.