Winner: $250 cash to split, $100 Miles bar tab to split, access to General Assembly's Front Row
Runner-up: $100 cash to split, access to General Assembly's Front Row
Crowd favorite: Access to General Assembly's Front Row
- WINNER - Bushwick BBS
What would Bushwick residents from 1985 use for SoLoMoCo? By Mike Caprio, Simon Lawrence, Madelena Mak
- RUNNER-UP - Bushwick Info Kiosk
A speech driven web kiosk with answers about bushwick. It utilizes the W3C speech API in google chrome along with a directional microphone. Instead of using a phrase like "OK Google" the identify when someone is talking to it, it uses face recognition to identify when someone is looking at it kiosk, and only listens to speech then. The noise reducing directional microphone further assists with recognition. The code is open source. By Susan Ng and Patrick Morris-Suzuki
- CROWD FAVORITE - Oh Hey
Missed connections for Bushwick. By Brooks Swinnerton, Sarah Griffis, Hunter Bacot, Jackie Quartner, and Jennifer Spriggs
We were inspired by our friends, who are local artists and musicians. They were struggling to find work because there wasn't a place where they could easily feature their talents. On the other side, there's a demand to hire creative talent. Thrive bridges that gap by being the first platform to let artists upload and share their work, and to allow prospective hirers / buyers to find them. By Alice Wong, Eva Chu, Garrett Jeffrey, Mike Kolodny, Gray Beltran, and Kleber Perez
A scavenger hunt to help people discover cool street art around Bushwick. By Mariano Simone, Christoph Gerneth, Quentin Mazars Simons, Leval Toturgul, and Ismail Mustafa
HelpCare is an iPhone app developed for the elderly to connect with volunteers to help them accomplish various tasks that they cannot do themselves. By Rolando Mathias, Pedro do O, C. Richards, Tulga Enhsaihan, and A. Enhsaihan
Mapping what's open in Bushwick along with walking directions, so you'll know where high-traffic areas are in addition to the quickest route. By Colleen Lynch, Mariana Consuegra, Will Shaw, and Mike Firer
- Fresh Paint
See the newest talked-about graffiti kinda around Bushwick. Gordon Cieplak, James White, and Steph T. Zhang
Taggr is a Bushwick street art discovery tool. The MVP will display a curated list of mural photos geotagged to an interactive map. Users can access the map for self-guided tours of Bushwick street art, and in addition, add their own photos to wall locations as a way of incorporating their interaction with the art and documenting the history of Bushwick's visual landscape over time. By Khoi Nguyen Truong, Jennifer Kaya Moran, Alex Schattner, and Tony DeFreitas
- What's Good Bushwick?
A flyer that aggregates all the shows happening in Bushwick. It filters by date and venue. By Tarik Koc, Jack McCloy, Linda Setchell, Rebecca Seal, John Exley, Joe Siou, David Slakter
- Ouija Board Keyboard:
An iOS custom keyboard. Drag the planchette to each letter to type. By Tom Kincaid
A tool for users to visualize noise/virality of a protest/event relative to geographic location, using hashtags and geocoded tweets/instagram posts. By Yonatan Miller, Yaritza Rodriguez, and Jason McCandless
- Bushwick Life:
Keep track of your life by emailing Bushwick Life every day. You'll be receive your memories in your inbox later. By Stewart Smith and Vaibhav Verma
- Sweet Home Bushwick:
Social tool to make our sweet home Bushwick a better neighborhood to live, share events info, and to spend time and hang out with people. By Jin Thakur and Forrest Pan
- Shout Out Bushwick:
A social interactive application that benefits the Bushwick area and community. Users in the Bushwick community would be able to provide and/or receive help from other users. By Justin Chin, Shahan Rahman, Porfirio Mohabir, and Mohammed Hussain (all students at the Academy for Software Engineering high school)
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Miles is Bushwick's premier cocktail bar offering signature cocktails, premium spirits, craft beer, wine, and eats..
Norbert's Pizza offers delicious slices, whole pies, garlick knots and cinammon swirls.
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