This is a cultural music radio which plays suitable music depending on your gps location or travel route. Our backend server looks for artists and musicians nearby the user’s location and sends back an array of Spotify music tracks which will then be played on the iOS app. We use a python server backend to process RESTful API requests. Clients can send their gps location and will receive a list of Spotify tracks which have a connection to this location (e.g. the artist / musician come from there). We provide a javascript web fronted so the services can be used from any browser. The gps location is determined via html5 location services. In our iOS App we get the user’s location and send it[…]

SoPra (software practical) is part of my Bachelor program “Software Engineering” at the department of our Professor Stefan Wagner. Together with two other students I had to realize a software project within one semester. This year’s assignment was to create a Java-tool that supports tournaments for card-based games. But developing the tool was not everything – like in a real software-projects different documents like an offer, specification, system draft, project plan, test protocol needed to be created. Our team consisted of Larissa Laich, Josef Mair and me. Naming our Product Our software is named “NICHTS” (which means “NOTHING” in German) and stands for “Neue innovative clevere hilfreiche Turnier-Software” (“New innovative clever helpful tournament software”). The naming of a product is very important – people will remember the name when they[…]