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Hollywood Hack Day


in Los Angeles, California

A SMS+Email controlled, HTML5 visualizing, Rdio+Spotify powered Jukebox.

The Social Jukebox has the following whiz-bang feature:

  • SMS or Email to add songs to the queue
  • Fuzzy song title and artist matching attempts to understand even the most drunk texts to decipher what song you want
  • HTML5 Canvas powered visualizations
  • "Reactive Rick Roll Rejector"
  • SMS/Email for lyrics of the current track
  • SMS/Email to buy the current track
  • SMS/Email to promote tracks up the queue
  • Admin app to play/pause/skip
  • Admin commands to clear queue
  • TUMBLR of all songs with details, images, lyrics

The Social Jukebox is powered by:

  • Twilio for SMS control
  • Spotify for music recommendation
  • Rdio for track audio and FFT data
  • Rovi for album metadata
  • Tumblr for publishing a social log of music
  • Spire.io for admin remote control
  • SendGrid for email control
  • Amazon for track purchase

In addition we scraped, hacked, and otherwise utilized:

  • Google for spelling corrections
  • LyricWiki for lyrics

The Social Jukebox is hand crafted with all natural, certified organic, free-range, artisan python and javascript.

CURRENT LIMITATION: ONLY ONE JUKEBOX AT A TIME :)



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