Join 2,500 developers for AngelHack Toronto, Fall 2012 - the world's largest hackathon. Take a crack at $650K+ in prizes! Top teams are flown to Silicon Valley to showcase their hacks to investors and media.
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Get excited Toronto! AngelHack’s 24-hour Hackathon competition is coming to town! Join us this Fall for Canada's inagural event, where you'll find:
HUNDREDS of amazing developers & designers to work with Gourmet food, sweet swag, nerf guns, helicopters, and at select locations... AR drones and free massages Over $650,000++ in prizes, including acceptance into AngelHack's Hackcelerator program and trips to Silicon Valley to pitch to rooms full of investors (more details below and on our FAQ (http://www.angelhack.com/FAQ)) Media coverage and immediate attention for your hackathon project to get taken to the next level An awesome community of mentors, influencers, and expert judges to help you along the way
What should I build?
Create a prototype (hack) of something that you believe solves a big problem. You don't need a business plan or anything silly like that, but you should be able to show the "big idea" potential of your hack. AngelHack is a launchpad for you to flush out and validate projects you've always wanted to build. Previous winners include: Appetas (http://www.appetas.com/), GiveGo (http://givego.co/), TapFame (http://www.tapfame.com/), SnapStore (http://blog.rumma.ge/post/18897267184/how-to-win-a-hackathon), ShareBrowse (http://angelhack3.hackathon.io/hacks/view/262), Kloutron (http://vimeo.com/35028538), & Blue Dragon Security (http://www.bluedragonsec.com/).
What are the rules?
All code must be FRESH. Prior to the hackathon you can create your design, wireframes, logo, and user flows. You can even build hardware. But to make things completely fair, you cannot write any code whatsoever until the hackathon starts. All code must be put together at AngelHack. You're on your honour.
For more info visit our Rules (http://www.angelhack.com/rules) and FAQ (http://www.angelhack.com/FAQ) pages.