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Wrapping up TADHack Global 2017

Thank you to everyone who took part in TADHack Global 2017! Especially the 65+ partners and 5 global sponsors: Apifonica, Matrix, Telestax, Temasys, and Vidyo. You made possible the largest global hackathon over one weekend, well two this year. TADHack has grown yet again, with over 3300 registrations, quite a few locations had close to … Continue reading Wrapping up TADHack Global 2017

TADHack Global Weekend #1 Summary

TADHack has grown yet again, with currently 3300 registrations, quite a few locations had close to 300, and of course TADHack Sri Lanka leads the pack On the first TADHack global weekend there were close to 100 hacks created from around the world. The locations running on 23 – 24 September were: Auckland, Brisbane, Melbourne, … Continue reading TADHack Global Weekend #1 Summary

TADHack Chicago 2017

As part of TADHack Global 2017’s first weekend, I attended the Chicago location run by the IIT RTC Labs. Chicago has been part of TADHack since its founding in 2014. Each year it gets bigger and better. The themes I took from Chicago this year are a stronger focus on community and humanitarian problems; and … Continue reading TADHack Chicago 2017

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

Announcing TADHack Global 2016

TADHack Global will run over the 14-16th October (Friday-Sunday), locations will run on 2 of the 3 days. We have 32+ locations confirmed around the world including: Athens, Austin, Bangladesh – Dhaka, Berlin, Boston, Brisbane, Buenos Aires, Chicago, Kuala Lumpur, Kyiv (Ukraine), Lisbon, London, Madrid, Melbourne, Mexico, Moscow, Netherlands, NYC, Orlando, Oslo, Pakistan, Paris, San … Continue reading Announcing TADHack Global 2016

Weblog of TADHack Weblogs

We try here to capture most of the weblogs written about TADHack Global 2015 13-14 June, its amazing how many there are! If we’re missing your’s please let us know in the comments and we’ll add them to the list.   Weblogs from the winners Thomas Howe with KISST Kevin Prince with Backpacker Telecom PlayMyBand … Continue reading Weblog of TADHack Weblogs

Abed Arnaout on TADHack Chicago

As a former TADHack attendee, I was looking forward to attending it again this year! Telecommunication app development is my favorite, its very exciting because its revolutionizing so many industries with on-demand services! I showed up last weekend with no clear idea on what I will be doing during TADHack 2015. However, I was confident … Continue reading Abed Arnaout on TADHack Chicago

TADHack Location Winners

The winners from the 14 TADHack locations running around the world are reviewed in this weblog. The Global Winners are reviewed in this weblog. TADHack 2015 was roughly doubled the size of last year, with close to 1400 registrations, 800+ attendees and 90+ hacks. It was an intense experience for everyone involved. Cooperation between teams … Continue reading TADHack Location Winners

TADHack is for Everyone

At TADHack last year I mentioned an aspect of the winning teams was diversity. The teams included product people, user experience people, and programmers. And there was also diversity in the sexes, here are some examples: Famous4Money with Jairo Canales, Francisco, Sergio, Mar, and Natalia WhatsPeer with Luis, Maria and Alex SuperStreamer with Arjun and … Continue reading TADHack is for Everyone

TADHack mini London Review Part 1 of 3

Thank you to everyone who was involved in making TADHack mini London an amazing event. We had 98 people registered both onsite and remote, and over the 2 days we had 70 people take part (both onsite and remote) generating 18 world-class hacks, which demonstrate the power of telecom application development: from controlling drones in … Continue reading TADHack mini London Review Part 1 of 3