Khalid Hoffman on Wake Up Call

Khalid Hoffman received the Most Innovative Cisco Spark / Tropo Prize at TADHack Global Orlando in October 2016 for his hack Wake Up Call. In this weblog Khalid reviews his hack to provide more info on how it came about and how he built it. BTW we’ll be running a TADHack-mini Orlando in March, just … Continue reading Khalid Hoffman on Wake Up Call

TADHack-mini Orlando 25-26 March

Happy New Year! Its just 80 days until our first mini-hackathon of 2017, TADHack-mini Orlando at Catalyst Spaces on 25-26 March. We’ll also have a meetup on the evening of the 24th March (6-8pm) to help people form teams and network before the hackathon. Then on Saturday we’ll hit the ground running. With this hackathon … Continue reading TADHack-mini Orlando 25-26 March

TADHack 2016 Review and 2017 Plans

Firstly, thank you to everyone who took part, organized, or promoted TADHack this year. You’re part of a global community discovering and promoting the latest ways to add communications to your applications, services or business.  TADHack is the only global meeting place for developers who want to learn, share, code and create using the tools … Continue reading TADHack 2016 Review and 2017 Plans

Carrefour at TADHack Global

For the first time at TADHack we had a sponsor outside the telecoms industry, Carrefour, a French multinational retailer. They are the second largest hypermarket chain in the world, with 1600 hypermarkets. They operate in 30 countries, in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. Carrefour means “crossroads” and “public square” in French. Given TADHack is … Continue reading Carrefour at TADHack Global

TADHack Voronezh Winner: Cell Network Monitor & KPI Analyzer

By Andrey Sorokin, Alexander Kasheverov, Alexey Chernyshev (Editor’s Note: You can learn more about Voronezh in this nice video about the city, and of course on Wikipedia. Diversity is important to innovation, and this weblog describes a winning network-focused hack. Innovation is everywhere!) Introduction Often high buildings around the cell subscriber or the subscriber’s distant … Continue reading TADHack Voronezh Winner: Cell Network Monitor & KPI Analyzer

TADHack 2016 Winners

TADHack Global was massive, 2600 registrations, over 170 hacks. We delayed announcement of the winners until Wednesday 19th Oct as we did not want to miss any hack, every single hack is reviewed both locally and globally as their quality is world-class. The global judges had an exceptionally hard time deciding given the quality of … Continue reading TADHack 2016 Winners

Last Minute Global Sponsor Carrefour

We have a last minute global sponsor, Carrefour, a French multinational retailer. It is the second largest hypermarket chain in the world, with 1600 hypermarkets. They operate in 30 countries, in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa. Carrefour means “crossroads” and “public square” in French. Given TADHack is focused on telecom app development and most … Continue reading Last Minute Global Sponsor Carrefour

Mark Shuttleworth Keynote at TADHack Global

Mark Shuttleworth, the founder of Canonical, is back! He keynoted at the first ever TADHack in Madrid. You can see his presentation from 2014 here. At TADHack Global over the weekend of 14-16 October, we’ll have an inspirational video keynote from Mark, which is played near the start of every TADHack location. I’m sure we’ll … Continue reading Mark Shuttleworth Keynote at TADHack Global