Winners of the Spring 2010 Mobile Apps Challenge

U-M students, faculty and staff entered more than 24 apps in three categories: iPhone, Android and Web applications. The competition was sponsored by Information and Technology Services (ITS) and the office of Technology Transfer.

The Spring 2010 Mobile Apps Challenge promoted entrepreneurial thinking and encouraged the U-M community to develop innovative mobile applications.

The University Record annoucment can be found here.

 

Contest Results

Winners

Name App Category
Andy Lin

Ray Lillywhite and Emily Hsiung collaborated

Amp Music Player 
  • Queuing
  • Playlists
  • Skins
  • Concerts
  • Wikipedia
iOS
Erik Barbara

Greg Anderson, Heedo Kim and Alan Mayer assisted

Cardex
  • Manages gift, frequent shopper and reward cards
  • Stores card info
  • Integrates with Google Map
  • Bar code scanning
Android
Ryan Donnelly Lokuu
  • Location based social networking
  • See what your friends are doing and where
Web Application

First Runner-Up

Name App Category
Ari Grant MagicCalc
  • List of functions
  • Ability to use and convert units
  • Set of built-in constants
  • Support for imaginary numbers
iOS

Runners-Up

Runners-Up Apps Category
Yuandong Zhuang
Alex Pompe
Tricia Jones
Janice Sundar
Kumar Mayank
Junxian Huang
Dimitrios Liakakos
Mark Yang*
CAEN Finder
Zydeco
Frog Survey Tool
Footprints
Footprints
App Search
PushUp
iSync Tunes
iOS
iOS
iOS
iOS
iOS
iOS
iOS
Android

*Developed iWolverine app, which is the foundation of the Michigan iPhone app

Thursday, July 1, 2010