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Hackfest.TV Hackathon @ AppsWorld 2013

*UPDATE: Check our Hackerleague Sponsor site here for ideas on APIs* Hot on the heels of the DeveloperWeek Hackathon, we are again getting ourselves involved in another hackathon – the AppsWorld 2013 Hackfest.tv Hackathon, happening this Thursday Feb 7 – 8th in The Moscone Center.  We are giving away a $500 prize for the best use of APIs in Mashape. What is Hackfest? The aim of TV Hackfest is to provide a range of TV technologies, SDKs, and APIs as well as briefs and competitions – to developers, designers, agencies, creatives, and entrepreneurs to build, design, and show how...

APIs for DeveloperWeek 2013 Hackathon Projects

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....