Back4app

Description

Technology Description

Back4app is an easy way to build, host and manage your APIs using the Parse open source.

Technology Tutorials / Documentation

https://docs.back4app.com

Technology Organization

Back4app is a serverless backend development platform. We help developers to create apps faster because using our platform they can build the backend with no code, host the app with no hassles and scale those apps with no locks.

Challenges Tied to This Technology

Back4app is an easy way to build, host and manage your APIs using the Parse open source.

Use Back4app and Parse Open Source to build your scalable app's API faster.

$1000 in prize value for best usage of Back4app platform.

Events Specific to This Technology

The API World 2017 Hackathon is the largest API hackathon in the world, kicking off the API World 2017 Conference & Expo.

Projects Utilizing This Technology

skihlz.com fundraiser app for 501(c)(3) entity using back4app as the backend

Hides/reveals secret messages in text. Optimized for instant messaging.

We think about how places influences people's interaction, and we are creating a hyperlocal solution for communication and coordination, resulting in better travel experiences.

This project is created to help those who host events to better organize. Stay in contact with everyone at the same event without the need to exchange numbers

Augmento is a platform for realizing a social path time machine. This allows people to record and view paths created by others, where the path is annotated with social posts (tweets, pics, etc.). Turn on "record" and use your phone in a normal manner, posting to social services as desired. Stop recording when done. This path can be shared to others and viewed by their followers. Viewing presents an Augmented Reality display with a time scrubber to scan through and follow the path history.

Automated HR for everyone.

OpenOnboard is an open-source HR / hiring management dashboard that is free for anyone to use.
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FEATURES:

- Automatically track status of any employee's onboarding, without having to manually check or send emails
- Sending customized offer letters
- Pre-filling employee background check forms
- Automated sending of I-9's and W-4's
- Email notifications

The Incident Command System (ICS) is a standardized approach to the command, control, and coordination of volunteer response to disaster relief.

Remotely allows you to verify service providers that are entering your house from anywhere on your phone.

A personal driving assistant that uses an IoT solution with Raspberry Pi and Alexa to help drivers use devices in their vehicle hands-free and protect belongings.

As a virtual dermatologist, derm.ai utilizes deep neural networks to catch early signs of skin diseases. When a condition is deemed risky, derm.ai can connect patients with local doctors. To use derm.ai, users chat with Demi, our chatbot built into FB Messenger. You can directly take an image of an area of the skin and chat it to Demi, who will classify the image into 23 classes of abnormalities. Demi will use your location and your signature to securely suggest future medical recommendations.

An Application to allow user make wise spending decisions based on his financial expenditure and current location.
Github Repo : https://github.com/n3o-Bhushan/SpendWise

DefBox helps e-commerce and business a seamless delivery experience with their brand. Consumers no longer need to worry about the inconvenience of losing, damaging or taking time off to pick up a parcel.

Mobile app that in case of local emergency it will try to easily track cell phone and gps movement to validate users and peers to know people are allright, it will also enable users to upload photos and videos with location signed media to avoid Fake Reports.

This idea was inspired by recent events in Mexico City.

a map-based representation that identifies world events based on data input from various news and social media outlets