Background tracking app for Android
Periodically tracking user's location in the background using the most accurate available provider, record them into database. Draw path on the map. Export function supported. Code served on github: https://github.com/yyl/Tracking-map-on-android 1. start the background process to periodically track user's location (GPS enabled) 2. for every point it records, it also obtain nearby places via Google Places API store data and meta info into local database 3. an icon on notification bar to indicate the running process and also be able to go back to the app 4. start/stop functions 5. export location data (to "sdcard/tracking/") 6. draw points on map based on the data 7. create log file automatically
Graduate student majoring Computer Engineering at Rutgers University. Proficient in Python. Familiar with Java, Android and Unix command. Familiar with algorithms and machine learning techs.