This is the official announcement for the commencement of our android code competition. The competition requires that participants should have a basic android development skill. As a participant, you are required to solve the competition problem statement and submit the .apk file for evaluation.
About the task
Google Map Location Based Housing Search
The aim of the task is to build an android app that uses Google Map API to display all the available housing an Estate Manger has for renting and selling. The location of each house will be indicated on the map with a marker. User of the app can easily search the map with street number / geolocation to find properties listed in the area on the map.
Code Competition Focus Area
The app that you are building will be based on the Google Maps API. It will be useful to read more about it if you do not have any knowledge about it.
Code Competition Duration
The competition will start from 17th to 31 December, 2014. All entries receive after the deadline will not be considered for the competition.
Will I get the result of the challenge?
All the score for the participants will be displayed on our ladder board and you can easily view your result or your rank among other participants.
Whom should I contact in case I face any problem?
In case of any issues you can contact us through this https://inducesmile.com/contact
Where is the challenge happening?
The challenge is completely online. You can track the progress of the challenge in Nairaland or with the link above.
How do I participate in the challenge?
To participate in the challenge, just indicate with your name and skill sets.
What am I supposed to do in the challenge?
You are supposed to solve the challenge questions to the best of your ability.
How will I submit the finished project?
You are required to send in your project source code and a signed .apk file. Since your code is part of the grading system you need to submit your source code. We will not use your source code for anything part from this competition.
Feel free to ask any question or suggestion that will make this android code competition a success.