All posts by Alan Quayle

Only 3 weeks to TADHack Open!

With only 3 weeks until TADHack Open, this always sets off a feeling a panic in me: the banner hasn’t arrive, we need more hackers, what have I forgotten this year. A BIG thank you for STROLID and SignalWire for sponsoring TADHack Open. The two most important thing are: We have quite a few remote … Continue reading Only 3 weeks to TADHack Open!

Check out the TADHack Open 2024 Resources

Please register for TADHack Open, thanks. The TADHack Open 2024 resources are here: STROLID and SignalWire. I’m really excited for what STROLID and SignalWire have put together. Whether you’re a hardcore programmer, a cut-and-paster like me, or have no programming skills there’s something for you. SignalWire AI Agent Resources This is hot off the press, SignalWire has … Continue reading Check out the TADHack Open 2024 Resources

Spotlight on Africa’s Talking

Yusuf Kaka introduced me to Samuel Gikandi and Michael Kimathi of Africa’s Talking. BTW for any telco or business wanting to build a business and community around service exposure, there really isn’t anyone more experienced and driven than Yusuf. We’ve worked together for close to one decade. Introducing Africa’s Talking The focus of this post … Continue reading Spotlight on Africa’s Talking

TADHack Open 2024 Resources

Please register for TADHack Open, thanks. The TADHack Open 2024 resources are nearly there, check out STROLID‘s and SignalWire‘s. I’m really excited for what STROLID and SignalWire have put together. Whether you’re a hardcore programmer, a cut-and-paster like me, or have no programming skills there’s something for you. STROLID vCon Resources STROLID’s resources are almost there, here’s … Continue reading TADHack Open 2024 Resources

SignalWire Sponsors TADHack Open 2024

I’m proud to announce SignalWire is the latest sponsor of TADHack Open, running the weekend before Enterprise Connect, and during the conference with a session dedicated to the winners of TADHack Open. SignalWire are the sponsors of FreeSWITCH, the free and open source project behind most companies in the programmable communications industry. SignalWire means developers focus on their idea instead … Continue reading SignalWire Sponsors TADHack Open 2024

Save the Date 23/24 March, TADHack Open 2024

A big thank you to STROLID and The Cloud Communications Alliance for their support of TADHack Open 2024. We hope to add a couple more sponsors and partners over the coming months. The prize pot will get bigger as more sponsors come onboard. Check out this winning hack built for STROLID at TADHack Global 2023, … Continue reading Save the Date 23/24 March, TADHack Open 2024

Call for Sponsors and Partners, TADHack Open 2024, 23/24 March, weekend before EC24

TADHack is the largest global hackathon focused on programmable communications / telecoms since 2014. Consistency and credibility are key to TADHack’s continued success and large following. In addition to our no-BS approach, we stand up for developers and innovators, check out the TADSummit Podcast, and Alan Quayle’s blog. This credibility is unmatched, see all the … Continue reading Call for Sponsors and Partners, TADHack Open 2024, 23/24 March, weekend before EC24

Wrapping Up TADHack 2023, and Looking Forward to TADHack 2024

Thank you to everyone who took part in TADHack Global 2023. We had 550 hackers take part from around the world, with over 1200 registrations. I want to give a special shout out to Yeapp, Africa’s Talking, hSenid Mobile and Telesign for all your hard work in running TADHack locations. We had 53 finalist hacks … Continue reading Wrapping Up TADHack 2023, and Looking Forward to TADHack 2024

TADHack at Network X

On Tuesday 24th Oct I gave a presentation at Network X about the ten years of TADHack, and the most recent results from TADHack Global 2023. The presentation slides are here, and the Winner from TADHack Global 2023 are here. I review its history, important points for telcos on commitment in creating a country-wide innovation … Continue reading TADHack at Network X

TADHack Global 2023 Winners

We announce and explain why the sponsor’s selected their winners. Here are the slides used. Radisys Winners Winner 1st ($1000) – Emergency.kad Winner 2nd ($500) – Chanjo Winner 3rd ($500) – IntendAble Honorable Mentions: TutorIA Honorable Mentions: APNOEA TREATMENT ADHERENCE Stacuity Winners Winner 1st ($800) – APNOEA TREATMENT ADHERE Winner 2nd ($600) – LightSign Winner … Continue reading TADHack Global 2023 Winners