A location-based outdoor social app for sharing and viewing visual content.
Dropix is a Norwegian social startup dedicated to bringing users together through striking, locationbased visual content. The app allows users to share their thoughts and experiences with people around the world thus turning strangers into friends.
This crew of Norwegian entrepreneurs sought out Intellectsoft for
its full range of mobile app services.
They wanted to build a locationbased app that enabled users to
take photos, modify, publish and share them with the world. Users
could then search for photos or videos by location (text search and
map) and sort through data by popularity, timestamp, and
This required an integrated CMS solution and robust data
processing abilities to manage the traffic from a global network of
webcams, along with featuring an engaging interface and user-
Intellectsoft collaborated with the Dropix team extensively on
design, frontend and backend development, product strategy, and
The resulting app featured a mapping feature with GPS and
networkbased integration for precise locating abilities. No tracking
or signup was required. Users could share photos and videos
linked to their location with the added bonus of uptothesecond
The app was aimed primarily university students who could use
the app to connect with their university and fellow contemporaries.
In addition, users could instantly share photos and videos to other
social networks. The attractive and userfriendly interface was
optimized for all iOS and Android devices, with a focus on mobile
phones and tablets.
By tapping into Intellectsoft’s full range of expertise and services,
the Dropix team entered the marketplace with a beautifully
designed application bringing their initial vision to life.
This social media photo and video tool offers a new paradigm that
uses the outdoor environment as a pivot point to connect people
with new contacts outside their immediate circle and throughout