Andrew Stoddard's Portfolio

Hello! I’m Andrew. I’m a Senior at MIT studying Computer Science and Management. I’m passionate about creating, exploring, connecting, and everything outside. Welcome to my 6.1040 web portfolio!

Dec 5, 2022

Blog Post - Code Review

Blog Post - Code Review I really enjoyed learning about the topic of hidden coupling. Coupling is a concept where two or more different ideas or concepts depend on each...

Nov 20, 2022

Project Converge

Project Pitch Museums are in need of our help. Many people feel that museums are antiquated and aren’t geared towards younger generations. Museums are looking to change this by enhancing...

Nov 16, 2022

Delish Review

Delish Project Pitch Review Is the problem definition clear and compelling? Meal Swipe Sharing The problem being addressed in this idea is that some people do not have access to...

Nov 11, 2022

Project Diverge

Team Contract Expected level of achievement and effort for each team member (what grades do you expect to get? how much time do you plan to put in?); We are...

Nov 8, 2022

(A6) Fritter Frontend

Heuristic Evaluation Usability criteria: capture the broad overall goals that your visual and interactive designs might be trying to satisfy Learnability: how rapidly and easily can users understand how to...

Oct 31, 2022

(A6) Fritter Frontend - Milestone

Heuristic Evaluation Usability criteria: capture the broad overall goals that your visual and interactive designs might be trying to satisfy Learnability: how rapidly and easily can users understand how to...

Oct 25, 2022

(A5) Fritter Backend

Abstract Data Model users: set User id: User -> one Id username: User -> one Username first_name: User -> one Name last_name: User -> one Name email: User -> one...

Oct 16, 2022

(A5) Fritter Backend - Milestone

Abstract Data Models users: set User id: User -> one Id username: User -> one Username first_name: User -> one Name last_name: User -> one Name email: User -> one...

Oct 11, 2022

(A4) Self Review and Design Changes

Compliments: I really like my zoom synchronization, and my peer reviews agreed with me (concept synchronization). Peers mentioned that it is quite an innovative feature, and I agree as I...

Oct 8, 2022

(A4) Peer Review - Jack Lewis

Compliments: I really like the long freet concept, especially how it is distinguished from a regular freet. I also think the tradeoffs for the long freet are very good, and...

Oct 8, 2022

(A4) Peer Review - Chanwoo Yoon

Compliments: I really liked the opposition feature. I think it has really good synchronization, as Fritter automatically detects if a post is controversial based on the ratio of likes to...

Oct 7, 2022

(A4) Peer Review - Quincy Johnson

Compliments: I really liked your pitch! The pitch is extremely well worded, and reminded me of a product keynote speech. I also thought “The Stream” concept was very innovative. I...

Oct 3, 2022

(A3) Fritter Converge

Pitch Fritter is a zoomable social media application. The feed has been reimagined as a map in 2D space, rather than an infinite list of questionably-relevant content as seen on...

Sep 26, 2022

(A2) Fritter Diverge

Reputable ✅ (adjustment) Problem: It is very hard to tell if a piece of news is true, and people automatically assume that more popular content is true, especially if it...

Sep 20, 2022

(A1) Twitter Analysis & Critique: Interviews

Caden Gradek I chose Caden Gradek as my first interview candidate. We live in the same fraternity, and I knew that he was a self-described “Twitter addict.” I chose him...

Sep 20, 2022

(A1) Twitter Analysis & Critique: Value Sensitive Design

Stakeholders Direct Stakeholders. Those who directly interact with Twitter are known as direct stakeholders. These direct stakeholders may have unique perspectives, skills, and concerns. In what key roles will individuals...

Sep 12, 2022

Goals for 6.1040

This semester in 6.1040, I would like to learn more about the principles of design. I have always been very interested in design and find it the most interesting aspect...

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