American Sign Language (ASL) integration in Google Translate, Anti-smoking organic/medicated vape juice or e/cigar, wearable smart bracelet

Project Beethoven Project JSJ Project Comet

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Eligibility: Are you employed by T-Mobile or related to an employee of T-Mobile?

  • No

Eligibility: Date of Birth

May 11, 1995

Where are you located:

La Habra, CA (90631), Brea, CA, (92821), Orange, CA, (92869) These are just ideas I don't really have the resources to make them a reality yet but if I'm given the opportunity to stick together to research and develop them with multiple agencies I would like to be a part of all of them and make suggestions and see what people in those fields can do with my ideas if the technology exists already and see what my ideas can lead to or inspire others to make great ideas too and make it a reality.

Website or social media url(s) (optional):

Joseph Enrico Buenviaje Rivero @ Linkedln
instagram: joseph_rivero
smule karaoke: jStar787
facebook: Joseph Rivero

Date Started

January 20, 2018

Project Stage: Select the description below that best applies to your approach.

  • Idea (hoping to get started in the future)

1. Personal Journey: What’s the story behind why you decided to start this project? NOTE: All applications must include a 1 minute video that answers: “I am stepping up to make change because..."

For project JSJ each letter

2. The Problem: What problem are you helping to solve?

The first problem I am addressing is the use of smartphone technology so an ordinary person with no knowledge of ASL can use an extension of an app to translate there sign language. Solving it matters to be inclusive and to ensure easier communication between people with disabilities. The next one was inspired by classmates who vape and tell me their reasons why they vape which I understand because puffing smoke still has negative effects.

Help Us Support Diversity! Part 1 [optional] Which of the following categories do you identify with?

  • Asian (for example: Chinese, Filipino, Indian, Vietnamese, Korean, Japanese, Pakistani) (9)

Help Us Support Diversity! Part 2 [optional] Do you identify as part of any of the following underrepresented communities?

  • Communities of color
  • Disability community
  • Low-income community

How did you hear about this challenge?

  • T-Mobile page or contact

Attachments (1)

Joseph Rivero Proposal to include ASL in Google Translate, Project JSJ, Project Comet.docx

This is just the Microsoft Office word document in which I go into detail about my ideas and if possible if they can become a reality to help more people live better lives.


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My co-founder and I are both fluent is ASL, it is not talked about very often, and it is refreshing to see someone want to do something as big as changing Google for the better!

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