[wp-hackers] Confused regarding ideas for GSOC 2011

Gaurav Aggarwal gaurav91.2008 at gmail.com
Sun Mar 20 17:05:03 UTC 2011

Thanks Beau.

I thinks that's pretty straight forward to do.
Do you expect applicant to have released any android apps ?? How can i show
i am worthy ??

On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 10:27 PM, Beau Lebens <beau at dentedreality.com.au>wrote:

> > I have gone through the present android app for mobiles and I think it is
> > dedicated for posts, comments and pages. Since exact idea was not
> mentioned
> > on idea's page. I think I could try and develop complete admin section
> > interface including features like plugin settings, widget, user
> management,
> > etc since we are dealing with tablets. We just need to implement a clean
> > client side for XML-rpc calls.
> While I love the idea of someone working on one of the mobile apps, I
> think a single person trying to tackle a complete rebuild of the admin
> UI is way bigger than is going to get done during a GSoC project. From
> reading the description on Codex[1] I think all that's being suggested
> is to take the current app, and make it work on Android Tablets
> properly, taking into account different sized screen, any variations
> in UX that might make sense with more space (or with changed aspect
> ratios etc) and call it a day.
> HTH.
> [1] http://codex.wordpress.org/GSoC2011#Android_Tablet_Support_.280.29
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Gaurav Aggarwal
IIIrd year student
Computers Engineering
Delhi College of Engineering

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