Abstract "Smiling is infectious, you catch it like the flu. When someone smiled at me today, I started smiling too.“ An experimental platform that bring the infection of smile from reality to cyberspace to see if the concept can works on cyberspace or not. The online platform encourage people to take a picture of their smiling face and “infect” to others.
Introduction Nowadays people are facing a lots of stress and unhappy things in life and make them forgot to smile. To encourage people to smile more. To experiment with the concept “infection of smile” on cyberspace.
Development (Method/ Techniques) Flash was used to created the webcam taking pictures function. The pictures taken need to be save and display in gallery so MySQL database was used. PHP was needed to integrate Flash with MySQL. Facebook social plugin such as Like Button, Comment Box was inserted in the website.
Development (Problems) Ideas to achieve the infection of smile on cyberspace. Design layout that can bring out cheerful feeling. Many minor problems in coding, but all of them can be solve by self-learning through Google search.
Development (Future Planning) Touch up & improve the website. Promote to let more people know about this project and encourage them to smile more. Mobile version.