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Where Stars Align & Fans Connect

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Year:
2016

Industry:
Communications

Country:
Belgium

Objective

This case study aims to showcase Leaware’s expertise in developing Lifemate, a unique application that facilitates connections between ordinary users and celebrities, particularly sports stars. 

Meet the Client

Our client, Flow Pilots, is a Belgium-based company that specializes in creating, designing, and developing applications and software that aligns business, IT, and end-users, making lasting software solutions. 

Historical Background
& Current Situation

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Lifemate was designed to bridge the gap between fans and their idols, creating a platform that allows direct contact with famous sports figures. The app has also a web service restricted only to celebrities and admins for better content management. Currently, Lifemate is actively fostering connections and enhancing fan experiences. 

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Challenge

The primary challenge was creating a secure and user-friendly platform that could manage a high volume of user interactions while ensuring privacy and control for the celebrities involved. In addition, the client needed an effective way for these celebrities to manage their profiles and content using larger screens. 

Solution

Using a range of technologies including Xamarin, WebAPI 2 Full REST, AngularJS ver. 1, Azure Web App, Azure Insights, Azure Media Services, Azure WebJobs, and MvvmCross, Leaware developed Lifemate for iOS and Android platforms. The app provided a bridge for common users to connect with sports stars while also offering a web service that allowed stars and admins to manage their profiles and content effectively. 

Technology

Platform

Benefits of the App

  • Connectivity: Lifemate allows fans to connect with their idols directly, enhancing their overall experience. 
  • Control: The web service provides celebrities and admins with the necessary tools to manage profiles and content easily. 
  • Accessibility: The app’s cross-platform compatibility ensures accessibility for a broad user base. 
  • Privacy and Security: The app maintains a high standard of security, protecting the privacy of the celebrities involved. 
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Results

While exact download numbers are unknown, anecdotal evidence suggests that Lifemate has successfully fostered connections between fans and their sports idols. The app has not only enhanced the user experience for fans but also provided sports celebrities with an easyto-use platform for managing their online presence. 

Data and Evidence

Although specific quantitative data is currently unavailable, qualitative feedback, like Sophie’s, serves as an endorsement for the app’s effectiveness in bridging the gap between fans and celebrities. 

Lessons Learnt

The Lifemate project emphasized the importance of aligning user needs and technological capabilities. In this case, a well-structured, secure, and user-friendly platform was essential in managing high-profile interactions. It underscored the need for privacy controls and the provision of a manageable content system for celebrity users. This project reinforced the fact that with the right technology, even seemingly ambitious connections can be achieved seamlessly. 

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Germany, Belgium
+49 24023893009
ask@leaware.com

Denmark
+45 21671778
ask@leaware.com

Poland
+48 223781522
ask@leaware.com

Serbia
+38 1653980110
+38 163332268
ask@leaware.com

Lea sp. z o.o. z siedzibą w Toruniu, ul. Włocławska 167, 87-100 Toruń, wpisana do rejestru przedsiębiorców prowadzonego przez Sąd Rejonowy w Toruniu, VII Wydział Gospodarczy Krajowego
Rejestru Sądowego pod nr KRS 835659, NIP 9522205303, wysokość kapitału zakładowego: 5 000 zł

Germany, Belgium
+49 24023893009
ask@leaware.com

Denmark
+45 21671778
ask@leaware.com

Poland
+48 223781522
ask@leaware.com

Serbia
+38 1653980110
+38 163332268
ask@leaware.com

Lea sp. z o.o. z siedzibą w Toruniu, ul. Włocławska 167, 87-100 Toruń, wpisana do rejestru przedsiębiorców prowadzonego przez Sąd Rejonowy w Toruniu, VII Wydział Gospodarczy Krajowego
Rejestru Sądowego pod nr KRS 835659, NIP 9522205303, wysokość kapitału zakładowego: 5 000 zł