Tree Planet is a great example of how technology and smartphones can be used to impact the real world.
Tree Planet was Founded in September 2010 by Hyung-soo Kim, Mincheol Jeong and Jaehyun kim, Tree Planet’s goal is to become the company which plants the highest number of trees around the world.
The app lets users themselves plant real trees through the company’s game. It is free to download and you can choose which part of the world you would like your tree to be planted in; Mongolia, South Korea or the Republic of Sudan.
Here’s how it works: Users play a game that challenges people to grow a virtual tree. Firstly people must dig a hole in the ground, plant seeds, pat your tree to encourage it, defend it from loggers and sheep and take care of it with water and fertilizer...Read More >