With PennApps crowned as the largest student-run hackathon in the nation, Penn is increasing opportunities for undergraduate tech innovation. But PennApps is not the only example of student-led hackathons on campus.
This fall’s Hackathon broke the record for number of apps created: 204 hacks were programmed between Friday night and Sunday afternoon.
The UC Berkeley team wrote a program that could identify and distinguish between various items via a webcam.
The ETH Zurich team’s app, Weighly, used phone cameras to weigh bowls filled with rice, flour and other substances.