1.【Localization - Composite Food Database】
A composite food database, which includes local food and delicacies, enables the calculation of food portions and calories automatically, showing a list of the various types of food and recommended portions.
2.【Internationalization - English Version Available】
Switchable language interface system supports both Traditional Chinese and English.
3.【Personalization – Add Your Own Food Information】
In addition to food items in the My Plate, users can also add information about food items themselves, including the establishment of a food information database, uploading food photos, and a calorie conversion feature for 6 categories of food.
4.【Customization - "Favorites"】
Using the My Plate App, users can mark favorite food items in “Favorites”. Functions cover the setup of the original system and the addition of personal favorite food items.
5.【Newly-added Sixth Food Category】
Based on national guidelines for daily diet, the sixth food category, which is oil and nuts, and seeds, is integrated into the current five food categories.
6.【Newly-added Calorie Intake Function】
A calorie intake interface reminds users of their recommended daily calorie intake based on BMI and the calorific value of the six food categories. In addition, the daily calorie intake is represented in a trend curve, allowing users to view their own long-term trend compared to recommended daily calorie intake. Users can choose to customize the zoom range and period.
7.【Specialized Sliding Scale Showing Food Consumption Rates】
In order to present actual food portions, the advanced version of the My plate includes a scale, which allows users to understand the actual size of food portions, and facilitates the choice of food.
8.【Two-way communication channels】
A message board platform allows users to share opinions and experience and allows users to communicate directly with nutritionists and/or administrators.