A mobile app that could scan QR codes on a printed JIRA story card and provide features such as assigning a card to yourself, moving it between columns and adding comments to it.
This is a common need. Most people will manage their stories in some sort of software such as JIRA. But it’s also common to have a physical story wall.
The problem then is keeping them in sync. It’s all too common for people to move the cards on the well and forget all about JIRA.
Well, not anymore. This is exactly what our HackDay project tackles.
In 24 hours, we built two native mobile applications - Android and iPhone - that are able to scan QR Codes printed on the story cards and, through integrating with the JIRA REST API, provide all the necessary functionality needed for:
Assigning a story to yourself - whoever is logged in to the app
Moving the story between states - e.g.: In Analysis, Resolve Issue, Reopen Issue etc…