Ideas pitched at Garage48 Tallinn Music
March 23, 2012
These ideas are being pitched at Garage48 Tallinn Music on Friday 23rd March 2012. Everybody have 60 seconds to introduce their ideas, give a short overview of their background and say what they need to be able to build a prototype during the weekend.
- AudioAd - approved!
Author: Kai Karelson
Locasion based music
- Easyrider.me - approved!
Problem: It is hard to keep track of different riders, especially when organizing festivals/concerts
Solution: To have digital database version of rider instead of PDf's currently. it is useful especially for startying bands
- MoodTune - approved!
Problem: You can't listen to music based on your mood
Solution: magical app that helps you to listen to music based on your mood. For example when you are sad it will cheer you up.
- ReFocus - approved!
Problem: Most of the radio stations are music stations and need to know what their listeners want to listen - they need to test music to sell advertisement and have more listeners
Solution: Test the music for the radios. They create templates for the music.
Need: have designers, need programmers.
- StageMe - approved!
Author: Karl Gustav and Martin
Problem: It is difficult to find members for bands and projects when you are starting or find gigs outside of your hometown - at the same time it is difficult for places to find fresh bands
Solution: Linkedin for music professionals. Helps organizers for find new bands - for example band is on the way from Helsinki to Riga and also one day in Tallinn on the way.
- TipTheMovieAuthors - approved!
Author: From Playtech
Problem: You want to watch movies - but no way to buy them legally, so most use illegal torrents
Solution: Private torrent network to sell and buy movies legally and cheap. He has agreements with many important filmmakers and authors society in Estonia already.
Need: Developers & designers & marketers
- BombCDN - approved!
Solution: Content hosting like peer to peer network
- Music Discovery - approved!
Author: Alexander from St.Petersburg
Solution: Very fun music discovery app to share tunes
Need: UI designer, developers
- MegaSpeaker - approved!
Author: Olavi with EndlessFun
Problem: There is no problem and no business - just want to have FUN
Solution: Want to turn every IPad into speaker to play the same tune in perfect sync and form the browser not from the app.
- FanApp - approved!
Author: Janno & NO99
Problem: What i you miss a show that you wanted to see or want to buy a ticket in the last moment
Solution: App to buy a ticket in the last moment - get a priority seating in theatre
- Laula.me - approved!
Author: Toomas & Ilmar
Problem: Want to sing along in concert or Estonian Song Festival but don't know the words
Solution: Let's put these words online during the concert in sync
Need: Front-end developer, Developers
Motivation: Tanel Padar will come to test it!
- SongBoutique - approved!
Author: Stig (no laughing, it's really his name, and he is a known and cute musician in Estonia)
Problem: Want to sing a birthday song for your friend - but don't know how to sing
Solution: Automatic birthday song with the birthdayboy/girl name to send for the person
- Improviser - approved!
Game to create some music, play and make continuous music
Need: Project manager to talk with all the mentors and organizers who come and ask questions all the time
- TarkElmar - approved!
Problem: Want to know where some tracks were created or music history of some neighborhood
Solution: Browse music based on the location - street or something else.
Need: mobile developers
Now it is time to form the teams and soon we will know which of the pitches were good enough to attract team members. The tension is rising, hands sweating
All the teams have to have at least 4 team members:
- Front-End & Back end developers or/and mobile developers
The ideas that didn't make it this time
- Music History -
Author: "didn't like music history at school"
Problem: Music history might be quite boring,
Solution: Let's make it interesting with app
90 seconds is too short to talk about it, but he has an awesome idea for Kinect :D
- Dance Gator - down
Author: Lauri Lember
Problem: it is hard to find new music, especially when you are a DJ. The current ways are hard - you have to manually click through the clips (20sec - 60 sec).
Solution: Random list playing new music continuously and if you notice something that you like then you can buy or mark it immediately.
- Send a Tune - down
Problem: you don't know what other are listening around you through their phones
Solution: to have an application to discover the tunes that people are listening around you and meet people through it ;)
Need: have designer, need IOS developers
- Take a Break - down
Problem: All te people we have today will be soon old and sick
Solution: Let's make a free screensaver - happy and fun and sel sports and leisure services with it
Need: All awesome team members
- Tips on Go - down
Problem: Often you don't have cash with you to pay tip for services
Solution: Tip services through your phone (Fortumo services for example) with micropayments