Open Source Projects often start with the question “Wouldn’t it be cool if _____?“. A few days ago that ended with “we had an Open Source Bridge android app“. Fast forward 48 hours and, thanks to Igal’s quick response enabling JSON feeds from OpenConferenceWare, the app is now available in the Android Market Place.
- Pulls in the conference schedule from OSBridge.org
- Lists session schedule, filtered by day.
- Click on sessions for detailed descriptions.
- Now button takes you directly to sessions currently underway.
This is just a start
There are a few features I’d like to add, and welcome suggestions of your own. Or better yet, the source code is available for everyone to view and hack on. I invite anyone who’d like to improve the app, or learn about android development, to join me in the Hacker Lounge.