@ Box Hackathon (#redefiningwork)

The community team just got back from the #RedefiningWork | Box Hackathon this weekend. It was a fantastic event with over 40+ teams spread across a large room and featured a rich set of API sponsors included SendGrid, Twilio, Parse, TokBox, Firebase, Mashery, and
Continue reading “ @ Box Hackathon (#redefiningwork)” + eCommerce Hack Day (Dwolla/Etsy) is excited to be a prize sponsor of the upcoming eCommerce Hack Day. It’s put on by Dwolla and Etsy and is the first-ever New York City hackathon focused on the ecommerce space. It’ll be held August 4-5 at the AlleyNYC offices in midtown Manhattan.

eCommerce Hack Day
eCommerce Hack Day

Continue reading “ + eCommerce Hack Day (Dwolla/Etsy)” + xHack is excited to be a sponsor of xHack 2012, a pretty cool hackathon in San Francisco June 8-10th. It’s called “Hack to the Future” and, yes, it’s going after a certain Back to the Future vibe.

Many of the API partners are centered around photo, video, audio, social and geo-location and so the hacks are sure to be rich in digital media and mobile awesomeness.
Continue reading “ + xHack” + HackTheMidwest is a sponsor of HackTheMidwest, a hackathon in Kansas City on June 2nd & 3rd. Looks like it’ll be a great event with terrific prizes, sponsors, and 100+ developers from the Midwest. Michael Gelphman from Kansas City IT Professionals is producing it. He has an 8500+ strong membership to draw from so we expect some big things from the set of teams. is giving away a Go Pro HD Hero2 camera as a prize for the best solution using APIs. Whether it’s using IronWorker to crawl web pages or scale out image processing or using IronMQ to collect sensor data or coordinate events between processes, we’re excited to see what developers from the heartland will create.