Rajath Ramakrishna

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Apr 19, 2014
Weekly Noise #14 - Navigation and Voice Alerts
This week we concentrated on Navigation and Voice Alerts. Calculation of the route path is quite easy and it’s a one-time task, the results of which will be used repetitively for navigation.…
Apr 12, 2014
Weekly Noise #13 - Routing Algorithm
This week we implemented the Routing Algorithm. We considered each intersection as a checkpoint and made a graph out of the navigation paths and the corresponding intersection points among them.…
Apr 5, 2014
Weekly Noise #12 - Geofencing
Geofencing is a concept wherein a fence is created around a particular area and any action can be performed once a mobile device enters this fence.…
Mar 29, 2014
Weekly Noise #11 - Online Phase
The online phase is where scans are made periodically and matched with the offline database to find the current location of the user.…
Mar 22, 2014
Weekly Noise #10 - Offline Phase Complete
In order to bulk load the parking cell data, I chose to use a JSON file as it is simpler to edit cell information (if need be).…
Mar 15, 2014
Weekly Noise #9 - Managing Database
After last week’s development, there was pretty good progress with the project. We managed to get the following things done:…
Mar 8, 2014
Weekly Noise #8 - Database Schema
As per the design, we created database schemas, tables and other relevant classes: Database: parking_table to store information about the parking slots.…
Mar 1, 2014
Weekly Noise #7 - My Development Environment
Before I go to the details about the working of the project, I would like to explain my Development Environment - the tools I use and why I use them.…
Feb 22, 2014
Weekly Noise #6 - Design
ParkAssist In my previous post I gave a brief overview about the project that I was working on and its problem statement.…
Feb 15, 2014
Weekly Noise #5 - My Masters Project
I would like to give a glimpse of what my Masters Project is all about and what I will be working on in the next couple of months.…