hackathon

The Future of Gaming: Are Hackathons the Future We’ve Been Waiting For?

The Future of Gaming: Are Hackathons the Future We’ve Been Waiting For?

It’s a Friday night in the downtown of a major city. Groups of friends are clustered around screens, clutching their electronic peripherals, frantically trying to outsmart their opponents in a quest to prove dominance. Empty pizza boxes and discarded beer bottles litter the floor as several of the team members open their second (or fifth) […]

The Source360 Youth Hackathon presented by Blue 1647 and The Source

Hackathon date

The Source, and the top entrepreneurship and innovation center for youth and adult technology education, Blue 1647, partners to put on The Source 360 Hackathon Experience on August 10th during the 4th Annual Source360 Conference in Downtown, Brooklyn. One of the biggest challenges to urban youth is access to technology. Blue 1647 teaches middle school and […]

Code For Cuba Hackathon Combats Cuba’s Online Restrictions

Roots of Hope is holding a Code for Cuba Hackathon to develop tools for residents get things done while dodging online restrictions The Code For Cuba event, which kicks off April 25th at Facebook’s headquarters, will give prizes to those with solutions that are not only effective, but deal with a tough Cuban reality where […]