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README.md

GendRE Gender APP for Android

Predict gender from contact name. Gendre enriches Android contact titles (Mr., Ms., M.) with the gender inferred from a contact name.

GenderApp

Get GendRE App now on Google Play https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.namsor.api.samples.gendreapp

Or here https://raw.githubusercontent.com/namsor/gendreapp/master/dist/Gendre_signed_v010_20.apk

Get the latest dev version: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/namsor/gendreapp/master/bin/Gendre.apk

We recommend backing up your contacts before running the program.

Features

  • NEW: cool Live Wallpaper with particle physics to show off your gender stats
  • NEW: doesn't make change to contact titles by default (None)
  • Possibility to choose between three Title formats : Classic (Ms.,Mr.,M.), Gender (♀,♂,∅), Heart (♥,♤,♢), Chinese (女, 男) or Custom
  • Creates groups to easily filter contacts (Male/Female) or set custom ringtones according to the caller :-)
  • The gender prediction runs as a background service (every 10 sec, or 1 min, or 10 min or 1 hour)
  • Your existing Title data (Mr., Dr. etc.) is not overwritten, unless you specifically request a wipe
  • Once all contacts are genderized, the App shows a summary of how many Female / Male contacts were detected
  • You can share this #funstat on Twitter, G+, Facebook if you like

Known issues

Languages and Localization

GendRE works with all international names (with very few exceptions). To help with translation/localization of the user interface (~300 words), please visit https://www.transifex.com/projects/p/gendre-gender-app/ It helps if you can run the software once, to see the main messages in context. GendRE is currently available in: English, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian, Italian, French, German, Hebrew, Romanian, Hindi. We have issues with Bengali and Panjabi.

Physics Engine Credits

All credits for the particle physics go to Grant Kot http://grantkot.com/ and jgittins from XDADevelopers http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=878252

Gender API

GenderApp uses the GendreAPI for name gender prediction. This is a free Application Programming Interface (API) to predict the gender of a personal name on a -1 (Male) to +1 (Female) scale, for a given geography/locale. You can test it directly from your web browser, entering this kind URL: http://api.onomatic.com/onomastics/api/gendre/John/Smith/us returns -0.99 (ie. Male)

GenderApp GenderApp GenderApp

License

Copyright 2014 NamSor Applied Onomastics

Licensed under the GPLv2
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