General tools for the hackathon
- Arduino – development platform for
- Processing – Android, Windows, Mac programming platform.
- Android SDK – SDK for the android platform.
- Google Maps – map services from Google
- OpenStreetMap – open source map services
- Bing Maps – map services from Microsoft
Some APIs requires authentication before usage. The most common standard is OAuth 2.0. There are libraries and implementations, for most programming languages, that handles this.
Data providers and resources
The database with the exclusive data is available at ddwap.mah.se with the database name ab5645. Password for the database is printed on the document sheets on the tables at the hackathon venue.
Some data providers gives access to data not available to the public, but will be accessable here at Medea.
Local data is accessed through a MySQL database at address ddwap.mah.se (database name: ab5645) and other data can be downloaded from Box at https://mah.app.box.com/trafficJam.
Some languages has MySQL connectors installed while some don’t. If you need a connector please see http://www.mysql.com/products/connector/.
You are not restricted to only these resources. Consider them more as leads for where to start looking if you’re short on ideas.
|Skånetrafiken||Public transportation in Skåne||Webpage, Description of Skånetrafiken’s Open API||Read more|
|Skånetrafiken||[Exclusive for TJS]
Public transportation in Skåne
|Minimum Viable Device||[Exclusive for TJS]
Hardware component for communication between objects
|Malmö Stad||[Exclusive for TJS]
The city of Malmö
|Lunds Stad||[Exclusive for TJS]
The city of Lund
|Transportstyrelsen||[Exclusive for TJS]
The Swedish Transport Agency
|Trafiklab||Collection of public transportation APIs||Webpage||Read more|
|RejsePlanen||Public transportation in Denmark||Webpage||Read more|
|Mapillary||Crowdsourced street views||Webpage||Read more|
|Skjutsgruppen||Car pooling with an API||Read more|
|Hållbar Mobilitet Skåne||[Exclusive for TJS]
Regional center for sustainable mobility.
|Copenhagen Open Data||Open data from Copenhagen municipality||Website||Read more|
|IBikeCPH||Danish, open source, bike route planner||Webpage, GitHub||Read more|
|Pingpal||Instant and secure positioning and communication service||Webpage, Download SDK
|SMHI||Weather forecasts and actual observations||Webpage||Read more|
|Flightstats||Global, aggregated, flight statistics||Webpage||Read more|
|Online social networking and microblogging service||Webpage||Read more|
|Online social networking service||Webpage||Read more|
|Photo-sharing, video-sharing and social networking service||Webpage||Read more|