Posts Tagged ‘hackathon’

DevFest 2012: Students Battle It Out In Hackathons

‘Tis the time of the year when students edge each other out in designing and creating the best app in just one week. Columbia University’s DevFest 2012 held at its Davis Auditorium from January 28 to February 4 provided student developers the opportunity, means and resources to cook up a web-based product that has the [...]

Share Hackathon Goes Live This Weekend

Expect a more comprehensive debriefing later next week as the aftermath officially sets in. Meanwhile, General Assembly is hosting a rare event on behalf of the city government. Earlier this month, news broke of a new civic-minded call to arms from Rachel Sterne. New York’s first digital officer wanted to rally the troops for a [...]