over 6 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

Even though the competition is over, don't stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow makers.

over 6 years ago

Public voting is now open

The public voting period for AstriCon Hackathon 2014 has begun. Browse the Submission Gallery and vote for your favorites!

If you’ve entered a submission, be sure to spread the word through your social networks.


The AstriCon Hackathon 2014 team

over 6 years ago

APItools to Help Your Hacking

Only 7 days to go until the first ever AstriCon Hackathon, and we hope you’re as excited about it as we are!

In order to help you plan ahead, I wanted to share this resource that I run into a few months ago: APItools. I find it pretty useful, especially at hackathons, since it helps you save time and get started working in your projects really fast.

Here’re some of the things you can easily do with any API + APItools:

  • Override CORS problem
  • Authenticate your app with any API (e.g. Twitter auth)
  • If the endpoint has rate limits,…

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over 6 years ago

Hackathon Prizes & More

Thank you for registering for the Astricon Hackathon on Challenge Post. We are less than two weeks away so here is some helpful information:

Be Sure You are Registered for the AstriCon Conference

In order to compete in the AstriCon Hackathon you must be a registered attendee of the AstriCon conference. If you are not already registered it is not too late to sign up to attend AstriCon. See also the full contest rules on challenge post.  

Prizes Have Been Announced

Check out the fun stuff you can win http://astriconhackathon.challengepost.com/#prizes

Be Sure to Attend the Hackathon Reception Tuesday

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