Posts Tagged: hackathon


Ron Hose: Bitcoin is great for all the ‘unbanked’ people in the Philippines

The majority of people in the Philippines don’t have bank accounts or credit cards. The largely ‘unbanked’ population is an issue that...

  • March 5, 2014
  • at 2:32 pm
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8 interesting apps at Startup Asia Jakarta Hackathon 2013

After a long hard coding marathon and pitches, the sponsors picked the finalists who will compete for the crown this Saturday.

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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3 big winners from JV Hacking Fest, Vietnam’s first ever healthcare-oriented hackathon

JV Hacking Fest, one of Vietnam's first initiatives ever that combined the efforts of a local Vietnamese group and Japanese group to run a w...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Personal savings app Milefo takes first place at Beijing Tech Hive

The 10th edition of Beijing Tech Hive, the city’s premiere Startup Weekend-style 54-hour hackathon, came and passed. Six teams demoed the...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 11:22 am
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BlackBerry Jam hackathon winner: augmented reality isn’t just for Google Glass

BlackBerry sponsored a regional hackathon put on by AngelHack at its Blackberry Jam conference in Hong Kong today. Eight teams qualif...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 10:58 pm
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Philippines’ agriculture-focused hackathon comes up with 6 ways to farm better

The agricultural sector tends to be one of the most neglected sectors in the Philippines. In fact, many people in urban areas work as farme...

  • September 11, 2013
  • at 5:01 pm
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These 5 Baidu Hackathon Finalists Make Your Life Greener and Simpler

Over the weekend, close to 50 developers gathered to hack using tools from Baidu and Singapore's Exploit Technologies held at Plug-In@Blk71.

  • July 29, 2013
  • at 3:27 pm
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Tech Hive Sets the Bar for Beijing Hackathons, Still Lacks a Trophy Startup

The 9th installment of Beijing Tech Hive continues to set the standard for the city's hackathons.

  • July 1, 2013
  • at 3:43 pm
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mLab East Asia Preps the Last Hackathon for June in Vietnam

mLab East Asia Preps the Last Hackathon for June in Vietnam

The third and final hackathon in Vietnam is being put on by Unicef, mLab, and the World Bank. Focused mainly on the theme of innovation for ...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Startup Asia Jakarta 2013 hackathon: the winners

While Startup Asia Jakarta 2013 wrapped up last week, the event’s hackathon participants were still busy coding and preparing their four-m...

  • December 2, 2013
  • at 5:20 pm
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Vietnam’s first ever two-city Mobile Hackathon gets over 300 developers coding for 48 hours

Vietnam’s first ever two-city Mobile Hackathon gets over 300 developers coding for 48 hours

This past weekend, Vietnam (and possibly all of Asia) had one of its first ever double city hackathons. In other words, Vietnam’s beau...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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India’s ‘hackathon for women’ tries to solve issues with technology

Most hackathons bring together software coders, techies or geeks to develop applications for specific tech platforms, software languages, or...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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SingTel to hold first ever internal hackathon

Companies are using internal hackathons to enable employees to escape the grind of routine work and experiment with novel ideas. SingTel (SG...

  • October 17, 2013
  • at 9:39 am
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58 days away from Startup Asia Jakarta, where are we now?

On November 21 and 22 (just less than 60 days away!), we are organizing our annual Startup Asia Jakarta conference. Last year we had a great...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 9:08 am
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5 fun activities at the Startup Asia Jakarta conference

Our goal is always to serve the startup and developer community better and to make things fun! As such, look out for these five activities a...

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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Vietnamese Hackers Hack For Women And Children: Unicef Mobile Hackathon’s 8 Winners

Vietnamese Hackers Hack For Women And Children: UNICEF Mobile Hackathon’s 8 Winners

UNICEF, mLab, and Nokia got together to pull of a huge hackathon involving over 31 Vietnamese teams tackling problems for women and children...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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The World’s First Ever Cross-Border Hackathon Between Bangalore and Silicon Valley

One of the first ever world cross-border hackathon's the world has ever seen is happening between Bangalore and the Valley.

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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More Hackathons In Vietnam: 2 Winners At StartMeUp’s Hackday

It's the second hackathon in Vietnam this month, and there's still more to go. Here's the 2 winners for Hackday.

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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