APIs for DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon Projects

DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon

DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon

The DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon has started!  Check out these cool hackathon projects in HackerLeague.

To help out the participants, below is a list of API suggestions, one for each of the 20 teams participating in the DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon.

(Don’t forget – you can qualify for Mashape prizes (Roomba, Surface RT, $500) if you’re using a Mashape API in your hacks :))

1. Talkify – Turn your chat sentences into Yoda Speak!

2. Airbnb Catering – Lace it with nearby food and restaurant deals with 8coupons.

3. Visionboard – reinforce social accountability with nearby social activities through Placesocial.

4. SwaggerHacker – (need more info!)

5. SaiPrize – (need more info!)

6. Bottlecaps – Reward loyal customers for sharing videos, links, and special offers with friends in Facebook through Yupiq.

7. CommuteFree – expand journeys throughout the world with Rome2Rio.

8. Social Tunes – get more tunes info with musiXmatch.

9. Display Ad – add relevant social media context with Placesocial.

10. TeacherWork – check out this ODesk API.

11. Safe Activist – disassociate profiles with a password that expires using One Time Password Service

12. What It’s Like – Try plotting tweets with location on a map and running it through a Social Media Sentiment Analysis API

13. Continuous Deployment – (need more info)

14. ScreenYourFriends – Need a mobile app?  There’s an API for that.

15. Quora footnotes – (Need more info)

16. Augmentation project – add context to location using this Sensors API.

17. Volunteer Management – Odesk for projects?

18. Yelp for rentals – Store geolocations perform high performance location queries with Picbox.

19. FlyVerify – Similar to this?

20. Crowdfunding for sale to retailers – Cashboard includes a project management API

A few more suggestions:

Hope this is useful!  Don’t forget – you can qualify for Mashape prizes (Roomba, Surface RT, $500) if you’re using a Mashape API in your hacks :)

Good luck to all participants!

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