Pennapps Hackathon Fall 2013

09/15/13 6:55pm

'Hacktivism' continues after PennApps

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.
09/11/13 6:21pm

PennApps Accelerator to turn computer programs into start-ups

Five teams will win eight weeks of mentorship and a $1,000 stipend to help transform their apps into businesses.
09/08/13 9:35pm
Sunday afternoon, a crowd of computer science enthusiasts flocked to Irvine Auditorium. FULL COVERAGE OF HACKATHON
09/08/13 8:34pm
The all-girls team aimed to create a more aesthetically pleasing way to view events and read fliers.
09/08/13 8:11pm

Tweeting the PennApps hackathon

This fall’s Hackathon broke the record for number of apps created: 204 hacks were programmed between Friday night and Sunday afternoon.
09/08/13 7:32pm
The UC Berkeley team wrote a program that could identify and distinguish between various items via a webcam.
09/08/13 7:21pm
The ETH Zurich team’s app, Weighly, used phone cameras to weigh bowls filled with rice, flour and other substances.
09/05/13 8:08pm
This semester’s PennApps will be the largest student-run hackathon of all time.