Alana Hanson

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March 2016

grouVie is a mobile app designed for friends to create group challenges and hold each other accountable in meeting goals. The app, built in React Native with a Rails backend, incorporates an instant messaging feature as well as photo sharing and camera access. grouVie was conceived, researched, and built in 8 days as a final group project at Dev Bootcamp.


February 2016

Marvellist is a web app that uses the Marvel Comics API to create a more usable reading experience for comic fans. It allows users to build a Netflix-style queue to keep track of their digital comic subscriptions and to mark where one is in the series reading order . The original app was built in 2 days using Sinatra, Ruby, and JavaScript.

Historic Headlines

February 2016

Enter a date from September 18, 1851 through today and see the top ten headlines from that day's New York Times. This app relies on the NYT API and was built on Rails and React.js.