Nano Hacker Squad

Food Compass

Healthy Food On The Go

Food Compass is a website and mobile ios app that allows you to find healthy foods along a route. This site takes into account how far away you are from a restaurant.

Check out our app here!

We also have an iOS app!

Meet The Team


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We are the nano hackers squad! We are a group of hackers under the age of 15 participating in our first programming competition!


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Kiera has just finished 5th grade and is going to Scholars Academy in Rocaway Beach, Queens. She has been coding for 1 1/2 years and enjoys Wrestling at #BTSNYC. Her specialty is Objective-C and her favorite healthy food is pears.


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Olivia recently finished 5th grade in Rockland County.  Her favorite healthy food is sushi and she specializes in HTML and CSS.


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Lucas just graduated from 5th grade and is from Williamsburg. He loves fruit and likes to learn many different programming languages.


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Mario just completed 5th grade at NEST+m. He lives in Manhattan and his favorite healthy food is beetroot soup. He has been coding for about a year. Mario likes all computer languages but prefers JavaScript!


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Julian just completed 9th grade at Hunter College High School. He lives in Manhattan and his favorite foods are banh mis. He specializes in JavaScript and API integration. 


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Vaughn is a classmate of Julian's at Hunter College High School. He specializes in javascript / backend development.


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Giordan is a 7th grader who lives in Middle Village, Queens. His favorite food is food that does not look nasty or healthy. He specializes in Java, JavaScript, and HTML.

BigApps is the premier showcase of NYC’s tech ecosystem. It’s a competition that empowers New York’s sharpest minds to solve the city’s toughest challenges through technology, making NYC a better place to Live, Work, Learn, and Play. Whether you’re a hacker or a maker, a designer or an investor, a novice or a pro, we provide resources that make it easy to make a difference. Come to build. Come to network. Come to win.

NYC BigApps 2014 is an initiative of NYCEDC to promote government transparency and the creation of innovative new technologies. Following NYC BigApps 2013, this year’s event is the fifth annual run of the competition and is being managed by HR&A Advisors in collaboration with Super Vision and Splash.

Who We Need


  • Mentor

    We are looking for mentors to help us learn about the product and software development process.

The Issues We’re Trying To Solve

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