Topic: apps

Food app Snackpass expands to Providence

Arts & Culture

Food app Snackpass expands to Providence

February 15, 2018 0 comments

The food pickup app “Snackpass” arrived in Providence Jan. 24 with the goal to help locals order food electronically from Thayer Street restaurants such as East Side Pockets, Vivi Bubble Tea and Pokeworks.

Will Murphy ’17 and Yale student Derek Lo co-founded Py, an educational mobile app that offers courses on various coding languages, as well as subjects in the sciences and humanities. The app is geared to retain learners through its game-like platform and has received raving reviews so far.

University News

Murphy ’17 co-develops new app to teach programming

October 18, 2016 0 comments

Massive Open Online Courses, frequently called MOOCs, overwhelmingly fail to retain the vast majority of people who enroll in them, said Will Murphy ’17.

University News

Eat@Brown app lists dining hall menus, builds on Hack@Brown project

April 13, 2016 0 comments

A team of first-years has launched an app called Eat@Brown that allows students to check the menus at campus eateries from their phones.