Here is the obligatory list of programming related side projects. Some
of these are still up and running/maintained, but I've also moved on from
many of them.
Trail Care is a Strava integration/service that facilitates fast and simple micro donations
from trail users to trail advocacy groups. It has raised thousands of dollars
for various trail organizations around the US. It works by checking the GPS tracks of
user's activities against a geospatial database of known trail organizations, and leveraging
Stripe to make transactions.
a collection of trail map apps for both
Android and iOS. The maps work 100% offline, are GPS enabled,
provide detailed trail descriptions and helpful information
on local wildlife and emergency contacts. Featured in the Santa Cruz Sentinel and Hilltromper.
Django Vitals: django-vitals is a
Django app that provides health check endpoints for vital services. Extra checks are
easy to write or extend.
Astrochallenge: AstroChallenge is a
online catalog, observation list, and social network for amateur astronomers.
A terminal based emoji chooser.
A tinder clone for dogs. Made as a birthday gift for a special someone who really loves dogs.
Participuppy: A classroom app for keeping tack of student