Voice search for UK Online Centres

Description

Call +12052898881 and you're prompted to type in your town name on your phone keypad. Tap it in, and hear the location of your nearest UK Online Centre.

Uses the Twilio service to provide connectivity with phone calls. The app itself is a Google App Engine web app which makes calls to the TalusDesign-provided search service for UKOnline

Ideas for taking this project forward

Tie into a UK phone number using Skype redirection. Handle situations where there's more than one city result for the same key-presses.

Estimated costs for taking this project forward

I think you'll just need a Skype subscription: https://support.skype.com/en-gb/faq/FA506/How-much-does-it-cost-to-forward-my-calls

Probably a days effort tops to tidy up, bug fix, and get the >1 city result stuff working.

About the data used for this project

Existing API provided by Sym Roe of Talus Design


Created at

Rewired State: UK Online centres

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