messmo is a J2ME application that sends and receives messages using 3G or GPRS. It also interfaces to Facebook and email, as well as third party channels.
messmo has a well defined and documented REST based HTTP API.
The requirement is to build a Wikipedia Service, that will will take an inbound message with a text string and return a matching entry from
This entry may contain links to related articles. Please propose a suggestion for links.
One possible approach can be to map the link in the text to [url removed, login to view] This means that is a user wants to find more they can simply click on the link and this will bring up a WAP page from wapedia.
Thus this application it is a simple message in/response requirement, and there is no need to maintain further state information. Each request is treated independently of any other request.
The format of the replyneeds to be text based, and consistent across all responses.
The application must be written in Java.
Deliverables include Test Plan (minimum of 20 test cases, including invalid cities, blank messages etc) plus working source code for service.
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
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Hello We had a couple of questions so we have attached the HTTP call for receiving a message and the HTTP call for posting a message. This job only uses simple message types so there is no attachment. Thanks