Twig

The Shared Journal for Couples

iOS

Social media is too public and scrapbooking is too hard. I originally made this app for my girlfriend and I to keep track of our most memorable moments without worrying about how to present it properly for the public eye.

Technical Highlights

N

Powered by Google's Cloud Firestore

N

Real-time account linking and entry updates

N

Nearly instant image caching and loading for image-heavy feeds

MusicQ

The Digital Jukebox

iOS

A digital jukebox for restaurants, coffee shops, or venues of any kind. Owners download the app, link their Spotify account, and allow visitors to vote on what’s next in the music queue from a web app.

Technical Highlights

N

Live updates from visitor votes

N

Interfaces with custom API

N

Spotify SDK integration for browsing and selecting playlists

Commentary App

Simplifying Scripture Study

iOS

Reading Bible commentaries has never been easier. This is a passion project sprouting from my own desire to read biblical literature. Select your book, chapter, and commentary to get started. Coming Summer 2020.

Technical Highlights

N

Powered by Firebase Realtime Database

N

Database cleaned and organized by Node.js helper

N

Download content into Core Data for offline reading

Mafia Mystery

Who Killed Samarth?

iOS

This is the classic party game gone digital. Over 250K players in the popular game of investigation, lying, and killing. Although I joined this project several years after its original release, I was able to contribute to several important features.

Developed by Toast Mobile.

Technical Highlights

N

Helped transfer all chat traffic from old API to Firebase

N

Designed and added custom "roles" overview screen

N

Contributed to improving the social media sharing experience with images generated by NSImage contexts

Shadow

One-Handed Puzzler

iOS

The newspaper puzzler revived in videogame form. Try your best to fit all of the shapes perfectly into the outline.

Developed by Toast Mobile.

Technical Highlights

N

Contributed to core gameplay features including shape rotation, movement, snapping, and hints

N

Challenges included seamlessly transitioning between SKScenes and UIViews

N

Added "juiciness" in the form of chained SKActions for restarting and completing levels

Share the Story

Learn the Gospel with Friends

iOS

The digital companion to The Story book. Learn the story of God through several chapters of memorizable content.

Developed by Toast Mobile.

Technical Highlights

N

Developed the "memorize" view which allows users to adjust what percentage of words are blanked out

N

Developed algorithm to match blank widths to the width of the replaced word

N

Refactored the above algorithm until the blanking-out animation was completely fluid

Let's Build Something

I'm interested to hear what you're building. Reach out and we can start planning. 

trent@sitesprout.io
1500 Kirkwood Rd., Austin, TX
(512) 309-1581