CLOSED: Challenge: Apps for Communities


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Apps for Communities is a joint project of the FCC and the Knight Foundation. The challenge is awarding $100,000 in prizes to developers who create applications for mobile and desktop use that make our cities and communities more livable. Leave your ideas below.

How can mobile and desktop applications make our cities and communities more livable?

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  1. Amount of checkins at particular locations.

    What if your maps showed you the amount of traffic through out business clubs haircuts short wait long wait.

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    • How about the star symbol like 10 points good 1 bad

      And add the best ones and make the app. Speak so for older people who can't hear , see or even be able to read beleave it bor not there are a lot of people who can't even read !

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      • Homework app for kids

        This app links teachers, College students and k-12 students in exchange It then matches them based on tutorial need.

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        • Restaurant Management

          To save time and money, a restaurants capacity, # seated and wait time before customers arrive would be nice.

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          • autism

            are Mariapia Vernile from Taranto (Italy), president of the nonprofit
            Association CUAMJ-. Centro Universo Autismo Meridionale Jonico. I received
            your mail and I read with interest that you are well organized for charity to
            the less fortunate .. There
            I write because 'we are committed to an ambitious start-up project in favor
            of young adults with autism. A project that if implemented, will allow 'our
            children to live independently. The project received the moral support of the
            Region of Puglia, Nichi Vendola chaired by the governor for the high social
            value and innovative. Unfortunately, however, 'lack the funds to accomplish…

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