The Monthly Web-Tech Blitz Hackathon! - Featuring PubNub

  • August 20 · 6:00 PM
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This Blitz Hackfest is hosted at Thomson Reuters!

The Monthly Web-Tech Blitz Hackathon is a monthly series of 4-hours hacking competitions. You have 1 hour to form an idea for small app and a team, and 3 hours to build something awesome!

The goal is to learn and have fun - AND you get a chance to win prizes and be famous!

The Blitz Hackfest -

6pm to 6:30pmFood & Drinks - hot entrees with vegetarian options and salad! Networking and Team building.

6:30pm to 6:40pm – Presenting the API and SDKs for this Blitz Hackathon.

6:40pm to 9:40pm – Blitz Hacking! Bring your groovy skills and show us what you got!

9:40pm to 10pm – Judging, winners take fame and prize - $400!

This month's APIs

In this Blitz Hackathon we will be playing with large-scale real-time messaging platform PubNub!

PubNub is a global realtime network connecting hundreds of millions of devices around the world. With over 50 SDKs covering everything from JavaScript to Raspberry Pi, PubNub makes messaging between platforms fast, reliable and easy at a global scale. Check out the APIs and SDKs at http://www.pubnub.com/developers/ .

Our API mentor and presenter will be Dave Nugent - Developer Evangelist at PubNub

Join us to learn from experienced Web Developers and Designers and socialize with the best web hackers around.

Please use #BlitzHackathon to discuss and share!

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  • Michael F.

    I had a great time and it was nice to work with everyone. Please keep in touch.
    github: mixedmedia
    twitter: MixMediaDev
    email: [masked]

    3 · August 21

  • Dave N.

    Thanks, everyone, for a fantastic event. The quality of the demos that everyone was able to build in a few hours was nothing short of fantastic. And like Zohar said, search #BlitzHackathon for shots of the presentations, as well as me stuffing my face with pizza :D

    3 · August 21

  • Zohar B.

    Thank you all for participating and sharing! https://twitter.com/hashtag/Blit...­

    As always it has been awesome to see how much creativity flows around the room in merely 4 hours of collaborative hacking!

    Keep sharing #BlitzHackathon on Twitter, FB and LinkedIn :)

    2 · August 21

  • John A.

    Had a great time and met some fantastic developers.

    3 · August 21

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