Overview

Explore the wonders of where the Final Frontier begins: Florida. WE ARE GO is the space geek travelers best friend. With more launches than ever before, your adventure begins in Florida. And with the famous beaches, theme parks and extraordinary space experiences, it has to be seen to be believed.

Challenge

Vacationauts approached TriFin with a set of challenges in the development of both the mobile and web applications. Creating a unique experience that takes users on the journey of travel, learning, and the fun of space. Gamifying the app to make it so users can collect points & badges by taking interactive quizzes, interacting with 'Vacation Control' and working their way up the rankings. Designing the app with functionality that keeps the users interest peaked on when the next launch will occur.

Solution

Technical and Stylish: Taking into consideration that User Experience needed to be at the forefront, but not lacking spunk, the TriFin design team dug in to create a modern, forward-thinking product. App Features - Vacationaut Compass - Allowing users to always know there current distance from Cape Canaveral. - Interactive Map - Florida provides a great number of space attractions. We developed a map that plots out the locations for the users to experience while on vacation in the Sunshine State. Space News: Keep up with the latest and greatest space discoveries, technologies, space companies and more Quizzes: Test yourself with fun educational and personality space quizzes, and then share your results and challenge friends Badges/Ranking System: Earnable badges for achievements, exciting points and ranking system to share and challenge your friends

Results

Vacationauts and TriFin Labs teamed up to develop a beautifully designed, uniquely featured, one-of-a-kind mobile and web app. We’ve made it easy for vacationers to find and learn about the greatest space attractions at the same time as learning on a gamified platform.

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Solution Components

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