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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

Developer Spotlight: Sacha Nacar, Belgium

I walked in the 2015 TADHack-mini London hackathon with the only goal in mind to create something using a Voxbone (the company I work for) product and Telestax’s Restcomm AMI (Amazon Machine Image). I ended up winning a prize and became a “rockstar” for a day, all thanks to these two flexible technologies I used … Continue reading Developer Spotlight: Sacha Nacar, Belgium

TADHack mini London Review Part 3 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 3 of 3

TADHack mini London Review Part 2 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 2 of 3

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

Tim Panton Interview: How to Approach Hackathons

We interviewed celeb developer Tim Panton last year on the TADHack weblog. He is a winner at TADHack last year with Fragment, more on that later, and for the fairness of everyone competing at TADHack WebRTC London 11-12 April, Tim will be one of our world-class mentors, along with Sam Dutton of Google, Matthew Hodgson of Matrix.org, … Continue reading Tim Panton Interview: How to Approach Hackathons

Jaime Casero’s TADHack Story

I won the RestComm/Telestax category at TADHack 2014 Madrid. You can see the video of my presentation for the Real Time Quiz hack. The solution is based in two components; Web and CC (Call Control) side, that is the telephone network. The web side, handles the contest logic. This logic is implemented as a very basic state machine, with the … Continue reading Jaime Casero’s TADHack Story

TADHack Winners: Madrid and Remote Part 2

The second Ubuntu prize went to the remote entry ParkuestTH by José Carlos López and team from Mexico using a range to telecom capabilities as well as Juju charms, to solve the problem of finding and paying for parking. The first Apidaze prize went to O1Otct by Joris Swinnen, on using WebRTC to make it easy … Continue reading TADHack Winners: Madrid and Remote Part 2

TADHack Winners: The Satellites

Congratulations to every team that contributed to TADHack, we’re going to promote you and your work. Saturday ended up being an intense day.  It is fair to say the judges in Madrid were shell-shocked by 5PM by the volume and quality of the hacks. Here is the playlist of all the winners.  This weblog focused … Continue reading TADHack Winners: The Satellites