During the course “Mobile Computing” in the University Linz we had to build a mobile app of some kind. My team decided to build an Android app for climbers where you can browse nearby boulder locations and upload your own favorite spots. The result is BoulderMap.

My part was primarily building the UI which was a lot of fun and very interesting. First I researched favorite, successful and similar apps and looked closely on the good and bad parts of their user interfaces. I decided to stick with the Android Holo style, big pictures and a simple navigation.

We also quickly built this video demonstration: