An app for getting the current speed limit, wherever you are.
This is a Ruby on Rails (4.2) application with two main components:
- Shows the road where the currently displayed speed limit is relevant to. This is useful when geolocation information is slightly inaccurate.
- Show current speed and speed limit.
- "HUD Mode" where text is mirrored, so you can reflect the screen off of your windshield and use the app as a HUD.
- A color picker to change the color scheme.
This is a relatively straightforward Rails application to install and hack on:
git clone https://github.com/hstove/geospeed.git cd geospeed bundle install -j4 bundle exec bin/rake db:setup bundle exec guard
guard will startup the server and setup LiveReload and
You can self host this app with the click of a button: