A Facebook and Google App Engine mashup app

It was Friday evening, eve of Cricket World Cup 2011, all the news channels are picking up their favorites for the next match. It is then that i thought of “Paul the Octpus” (may his soul rest in peace) and his predictions. So i took upon the task to build a Facebook app using Google APP Engine (GAE) as the backend.

The Motive behind this app is to compare winners chosen by careful analysis (use feedback) and some sort of random pick (team on left) and see how much the two differ at end of the world cup (i app has only two users 😦 and predictions are 100% till date). GAE gave a free hosting and moreover i do not know a thing about Facebook app or GAE so it should be good learning.

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