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Finalising their app ideas

14/11/2018

Students researched competitors today and then hometuned their apps.  

They worked really hard to draw out their pages and seemed to LOVE the session! 

The features of the app included: 

VW (victim world) – anti-bullying app, which links into schools who sign up to the system.  Key features:

  • Key contacts in schools if you want to get help
  • If you need help, but want to remain anonymous, there’s advice and videos to help you

DLR checker – helps you to check key information for the DLR.  Key features:

  • Tells you the time of the next DLR
  • Allows you to manage and top up your oyster card

Knife Stopper – aimed at tackling knife crime.  Key features:

  • Using geolocation, you can send a signal to police to alert them to a knife
  • Advice and guidance on keeping away from knives

Tuition help – an app that helps with school / college work. Key features:

  • Post to a network a question (such as “how do I do x in photoshop). Experts will answer / guide you through
  • Social media platform to share ideas about a specific topic

Great job everyone!

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