My name is Dorian Cussen and I am an Android Developer based in Cardiff. Below are a few links to some of my recent projects.

Name
Dorian Cussen
Location
Cardiff, UK
Work
Contract Android Developer
Development Skills
Android Java IDEA Eclipse Git Hg SVN HTML CSS SQL Photoshop Tomcat Obj-C XML PHP JavaScript UML
Education
2:1 Music Informatics BSc
University of Sussex
Areas of Interest
Android, 2D games dev, Graphics, Software Engineering
Contact
Social
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Blog
The Divine Move

ANDROID

2 Android Apps

TAPSI

Description
Tapsi is a taxi hailing service for the Bristol area. For this project I developed a pair of apps, one for drivers and one for passengers. Please see the project page for more info.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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Project page
Android App

GOOGLE

Description
I worked on a project for Google at Zolmo for 4 months. This was for tablets and phones and had strict Android UI guideline adherence. The project details are confidential.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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N/A
Android App

CATCH PHRASE

Description
A port of the official highly-successful iOS app based upon the TV gameshow Catchphrase. A top seller, holding the #1 on Amazon Apps for a couple of months on release. This was built in 3 weeks start to finish!
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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Amazon App Store
Android App

GOIGO

Description
Goigo is a 5-star rated Go application for the Android platform. It is an IGS (International Go Server) client which allows you to play the 4000 year old strategy game against players world wide
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
Java
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Project page
Android App

WORD KING

Description
Word King is a 4-star rated word game for Android Devices. Users compete to gain a place on the highly competitive worldwide scoreboard by finding hidden words. Highly addictive this game had 2000 players in its first 48 hours!
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
Java
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Project Page
Android App

YNAB

Description
YNAB is a great personal finance application and I joined after development had started on the Android app. I was responsible for adding new features / working on cloud-syncing and bringing the exiting UI inline with Android standards.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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Google Play
Android App

LIVING WORLDS

Description
I built this for Manchester Museum. It is an app that accompanies their 'Living Worlds' exhibit. This had a cool build process where we automated interactive UI's generation from many layer photoshop files for speed of prototyping and design.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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Google Play
Android App

WILL HILL

Description
I worked on a sports based William Hill app from inception. The project details are confidential. This included creating a nice reusable framework for REST based android apps.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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N/A
Android App

PHOTO SHARING

Description
I built a photo-sharing app for a national telecoms network. This had similar functionality to Instagram and has a very high level of visual polish. The project details are confidential.
Role
Developer
Lang
Java
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N/A

WEB / OTHER

Website

CHARITY LOTTERY

Description
The Gloucestershire Lottery is a new County-wide lottery of which the proceeds go to local charities. This website is the main point of contact with the public for the lottery. I also developed a CMS for this site.
Role
Developer
Lang
XHTML CSS PHP
Link
Website
Website

NAYANAH SIVA

Description
Nayanah Siva is a science journalist based in London. She has written for publications such as Science, Discover, The Lancet, BBC Focus, Wired.co.uk, The BMJ, Nature Medicine and Slate.
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
XHTML CSS PHP
Link
Website
Software

JAZZHEAD

Description
JazzHead was my final year dissertation for which I was awarded a first. Titled 'The development of a dynamic chord chart representation program with audio playback' it was my first major Java project.
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
Java
Link
PDF (2.4mb)
Java Applet

ZAPPLE

Description
Zapple was a game I developed using the excellent Pulpcore 2D rendering and animation framework. This game had people reporting 'Zapple burn' from overuse of trackpads!
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
Java
Screenshots
#1 #2
Website

THE COCK INN

Description
The Cock Inn is a pub situated in the Forest of Dean (which incidentally serves fantastic pies). This was a site complete with a custom CMS.
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
XHTML CSS PHP
Link
Website
Website

FRASER ASSOCIA...

Description
Fraser Associates is a company who offer career management services, performance coaching and skills training session. This site has considerably improved their online presence.
Role
Designer & Developer
Lang
XHTML CSS
Link
Website