4 Reasons Participating in a Hackathon Should Be On Your Bucket List

4 Reasons Participating in a Hackathon Should Be On Your Bucket List

A week ago, I participated in my second hackathon. The last one was years ago, so I was looking forward to it. This time, the hackathon was about coming up with a way to bring national parks into the 21st century by utilizing Internet of Things and other technologies. In other words, creating a smart park. They called it innovation hackathon.

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Why the Blockchain/Bitcoin Hackathon Economy is Booming

Why the Blockchain/Bitcoin Hackathon Economy is Booming

Once a gateway for aspiring entrepreneurs, even blockchain enthusiasts with successful startups are benefitting from a new wave of hackathons and incubator projects.  Bitcoin and blockchain entrepreneurs have had trouble accessing executives at these institutions and so rely on hackathons to network with potential connections. For startups, hackathons can be helpful in connecting them to possible legacy institution clients. But there’s also benefit for corporates too. Continue reading “Why the Blockchain/Bitcoin Hackathon Economy is Booming”

You won’t believe what people created at the “STUPID SHIT NO ONE NEEDS & TERRIBLE IDEAS HACKATHON”

You won’t believe what people created at the “STUPID SHIT NO ONE NEEDS & TERRIBLE IDEAS HACKATHON”

There are different kind of hackathons, where people come together to solve serious issues such as providing people with access to clean water, clean the ocean from garbage or to help a paralyzed person to walk again. And there is the “STUPID SHIT NO ONE NEEDS & TERRIBLE IDEAS HACKATHON” happned on February 25th, 2017 in New York. Continue reading “You won’t believe what people created at the “STUPID SHIT NO ONE NEEDS & TERRIBLE IDEAS HACKATHON””