Reading uGotGift


uGotGift is an idea based on e-Greetings, which is a speedy yet effective way to convey your regards to your loved ones in the form of an e-card designed entirely for the occasion at hand. It’s very often that we are passed by an event or news that we would like to share with someone special. Well, why rush to the nearby card store when this can be done gracefully within the comfort of your home? Yes, with uGotGift sending an e-card designed especially to suite your occasion is just a click away! UGotGift provides you the freedom to express your wishes to your loved ones instantly. The card collection is very versatile catering to the needs of all sorts of occasions, and the best part is that they keep increasing and improving. We have utilized technology in the best possible way by featuring animations, audio, customizable messages and relevant seasonal imagery to ensure that are greetings engage and entertain our recipients as much as possible. Before uGOtGift, speaking the heart out has never been easier!

Project Highlights:
  • Server end is deployed on Google App Engine to run reliably, even under heavy load and with large amounts of data.
  • MVC pattern for interface logic.
  • Objective C, Sqlite, Xcode IDE.
  • Cocoa Touch UI framework to run app on IOS.
  • CoreData to persist data on the iPhone.
  • Apple Push Notification Service for keeping users informed with timely and relevant content, whether your app is running in the background or inactive.