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I'm Taylor Simpson - a recent Software Design grad passionate about the intersection of business, technology, and design. You’ll often find me hacking away at side projects, leading workshops, or attending hackathons, meetups or tech conferences. With experience in marketing, product, and software development roles, I am excited to leverage my multidisciplinary skillset to help your company succeed in the digital age.

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Chatbot App (Hackathon Project)

A chatbot app that helps brings visibility to your customer’s support tickets. Built on the Ada platform.

Tools: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ada SDK

Song Analysis

Web App

A web app that integrates with your Spotify account and shows you additional info about the song you're currently listening to including its key and BPM.

Tools: React.js, SCSS, Spotify API

Expense Tracker

Web app

An online budgeting tool that allows you to input expense data and visualize it in different charts and graphs.

Tools: React.js, Redux, SCSS, Firebase

Pedal Patrol

iOS / Android App

A mobile app that reunites cyclists with their stolen bikes through crowdsourcing. Created for the local cycling community in partnership with Frontenac Cycle in Kingston, Ontario.

Tools: React Native, Google Maps API, Firebase

Volutime

Android App

A mobile app that helps prevent hearing damage by balancing volume and listening time.

Tools: Android (Java), XML

Paper Ladies

Website

A website created for the indie-rock band Paper Ladies based out of Kingston, Ontario.

Tools: HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Toronto Trivia

Google Home App

A voice-activated trivia game for the Google Home. It has over 150 questions related to Toronto. Trigger it by saying "Ok Google, talk to Toronto Trivia."

Tools: Dialogflow

Stock Block

DApp (Hackathon Project)

A decentralized web app that allows you to buy and sell stock photos. Stock Block utilizes smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain.

Tools: Solidity, JavaScript, HTML, CSS

MyndJournal

Web App (Hackathon Finalist)

A web app that displays mental health data based on sentiment analysis from user generated journal entries.

Tools:IBM Watson API, EJS, ChatJS, Bulma, PostgreSQL

Smart Shower

App Design

A concecpt design for an app that allows users to view water usage statistics and set their shower preferences including temperature and pressure.

Tools: Adobe Illustrator

Testatic

Web Design

A concept web design for a tech startup focusing on automating the testing process for agile teams.

Tools: Adobe Illustrator