Posts Tagged: hackathon


SingTel wants to find the next killer app to join its incubation program

The top three competitors will win S$24,000 (US$19,000) in total, and they could join a three-month SingTel incubation program to bring thei...

  • August 29, 2014
  • at 11:56 am
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This new Philippine tech conference does hackathons without the hacking

Ripplrz sets up the hackathon premise in reverse.

  • May 22, 2014
  • at 7:36 pm
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14 finalists march onwards to battle for the grand prize at Startup Asia Singapore Hackathon 2014

The 14 finalists now have time to regroup and refine their apps to get the highest possible score for their execution.

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 4:46 pm
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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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Human Rights Foundation sends USB drives containing Wikipedia to North Korea via balloon.

US hackathon aims to find new ways of smuggling information into North Korea

The New York-based Human Rights Foundation is organizing an activist hackathon in San Francisco aimed at getting information safely into Nor...

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 11:20 am
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Startup Asia Singapore 2014 hackathon: the winners

Startup Asia Singapore 2014 hackathon: the winners

14 teams of entrepreneur hopefuls came together last Saturday to do battle in the final round of Startup Asia Singapore 2014’s hackathon. ...

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Jakarta government held its first hackathon, here are the winners

The participants chose to develop an app using either Jakarta’s annual budget information for 2014 or the city’s public transportation r...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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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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