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TADHack Popayán / Colombia 2020

Thank you to the amazing Centro de desarrollo tecnológico CreaTIC team based in Popayán, Colombia. They promote and strengthen technology-based entrepreneurship in the department of Cauca. This will be their 4th year leading TADHack Popayán. We’re proud of all they have achieved, it is truly world-class. Recently ANDRES MACA became a Software Engineer at VeriTran, a TADHack Popayán winner. We reported … Continue reading TADHack Popayán / Colombia 2020

TADHack Johannesburg / South Africa

TADHack Johannesburg was our largest location in 2019, with over 200 participants. The sponsors were: MTN, IBM, TCS, Huawei, and CSG; with partners: Here Technologies, SqwidNet, RedBull, and Simwood; making TADHack Joburg possible. One of the reasons live streaming is so important between the TADHack locations is the vibrancy of Johannesburg. I remember Mark White commenting … Continue reading TADHack Johannesburg / South Africa

Location Focus: TADHack Popayán

First, I must thank Fernando Mendioroz for introducing me to the amazing Cluster CreaTIC team based in Popayán, Colombia. The Cluster CreaTIC Technology Development Center promotes and strengthens technology-based entrepreneurship in the department of Cauca. This will be their 3rd year leading TADHack Popayán. Popayán is the capital of the Colombian department of Cauca. It … Continue reading Location Focus: TADHack Popayán

Location Focus: TADHack Johannesburg (TADHackJHB)

TADHack Johannesburg (TADHackJHB) is the largest TADHack location. This year we’re anticipating over 200 people taking part, registrations are already over 450! MTN South Africa do an amazing job running TADHack Johannesburg, since 2016, making it one of the longest running hackathons in South Africa. TADHackJHB even made it onto breakfast TV in 2016!  Thanks … Continue reading Location Focus: TADHack Johannesburg (TADHackJHB)

TADHack Popayan: Dnuncia by RM5

<Editors Note: This weblog was written by team RM5 (Juan Daza, Camilo Segura, Mauricio Maca) from TADHack Popayán who created the hack Dnuncia Platform that won the Status Global Prize.> First of all, we want to send a HUGE ‘Thank You’ to Alan and to Status Team, not only for the prize that we appreciate … Continue reading TADHack Popayan: Dnuncia by RM5

TADHack Global 2018 Banner

Its that time of year! The TADHack Global 2018 banner is ready, see below. It shows the vast global community that makes TADHack Global possible since 2014, this will be our 5th year. We’ll be running over 2 weekends in 2018. For Spain (5-6 Oct) and Buenos Aires (6-7 Oct) because of Columbus Day celebrations, … Continue reading TADHack Global 2018 Banner

Turn your Hack Idea into a Blockchain Startup with Status Incubate

Status Incubate is a decentralized blockchain incubator, designed for projects that are or are planning to become open source. Incubator’s goal is to foster a rich ecosystem for the decentralized Web. They select projects and provide funds, resources and expertise to help up and coming teams of passionate entrepreneurs build successful decentralized solutions. What does … Continue reading Turn your Hack Idea into a Blockchain Startup with Status Incubate

Spotlight on TADHack London

Since 2015 Idea London has been the London location for TADHack Global as well as TADHack-minis with the support of UCL (Dr Alistair Moore and Niall Roche), ipcortex (Rob Pickering and his team), and of course Idea London. Its an ideal, pardon the pun, location for TADHack: the facilities, location, and amazing diversity of people … Continue reading Spotlight on TADHack London

Why Ethereum Matters

At TADHack we’ve had hacks that included Bitcoin since the first TADHack in 2014. Mentioned in the Status sponsorship announcement we have celebs from the Ethereum community win at TADHack, such as Luis from Aragon. David Dias from Protocol Labs is a regular speaker at TADSummit, here are some of his contributions from 2016 and … Continue reading Why Ethereum Matters

Spotlight on TADHack Lisbon

TADHack Lisbon has run since 2015. We were initially located at IST (Instituto Superior Técnico) TargusPark in Porto Salvo. It was an amazing location with impressive internet, however, it was out of town, which was not easy to get to on a weekend. So this year we have a new downtown location thanks to Altice … Continue reading Spotlight on TADHack Lisbon