Custom Application Development Using Android - Sleep Baby
Industry: Health & Fitness
Client runs a non-profit organization based in Australia and has a successful history in health promotion, bereavement support, advocacy and research. Client is dedicated to saving babies and children lives through the elimination of sudden and unexpected deaths during pregnancy, birth and childhood, supporting bereaved families and funding research into stillbirth.
Client wished to create an application that would provide information on benefits of putting baby on the back for sleep, keeping face and head uncovered while sleeping and various precautions that needs to be taken care for babies. The information that is to be provided should be correct because it involves the health of infants and any wrong information could prove to be perilous.
"Sleep Baby" has a wide range of goal and objectives out of which the prime considerations are listed below:
- Provide information on how to sleep babies
- Explain the importance of wrapping baby
- Explain the various position of tummy time
- Application should be available in various other languages
- Easily accessible by anyone from any part of the world and at any time
In an effort to help reduce Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), client intended to develop an application that would help users understand certain precautions that need to be taken during the initial development months of babies. TatvaSoft developed the mobile application "Sleep Baby" to fulfil client's requirements. The application offered following features which include:
- Explanation of the importance of making babies sleep on back
- List of precautions that one needs to take while sleeping baby such as cot bedding should be tight, baby should be tucked in securely or should be in sleeping bag, Australian standards for cot etc.
- Tips on how to create safe sleeping and smoke free environment for babies
- Benefits of wrapping babies and a guide on type of material that should be used for wrapping babies. Also step wise images showing how to wrap babies
- Precautions to be taken while wrapping babies
- Information regarding necessity of tummy time and explanation of various tummy positions
- Key strategies for ensuring a fun and successful tummy playtime
- List of frequently asked questions
- Operating System: Android OS 2.3+
- Device Support: Android Mobiles
- Database: SQLite
- Programming Language & Tools: Java & Eclipse
TatvaSoft successfully developed an application that enables the user to get vital information on safe sleeping, safe wrapping and tummy time for babies. Also various precautions and suggestions helps user in baby care.