That’s one big check OK boys and girls, for the past few years Samsung has held developer challenges and hackathons for big prize money. This year they’ve upped the ante to $1,250,000. That isn’t a single prize, but the total prize money which will given away in a series of challenges and hackathons open to […]Read more "Samsung Gear App Challenge Coming in May"
In a previous post I wrote of why I like to participate in hackathons. This time I’d like to talk about how to participate. What sort of prep work you will need to to get ready. Understand the Theme and the Sponsors You may have the most awesome idea for an app, but if it […]Read more "How To Prepare for a Hackathon?"
On December 13th and 14th, I participated in the Tizen Devlab & Hackathon. The event, hosted by BeMyApp, was roughly 24 hours long with about 21 hours of actual coding. It was a blast. I ran into quite a few friends from the SoCal development scene. Everyone one was friendly and there was plenty of […]Read more "Tizen Devlab & Hackathon"
I like to do hackathons. That fact, strangely surprises some who know me. They think after coding more than 40 hours a week, the last thing I would want to do is more code outside of work. And they’re wrong. No only do I like it, I like it more. When I first began programming it […]Read more "Why Hackathons?"