Throughout my experiences in the tech community, one of the spaces where I have actively contributed over the last few years: hackathons. Hackathons have had a huge impact on my student career so far. It is one of the few spaces that I genuinely love, and I will discuss why we need more hackathons in our tech communities in this article.
But before we go any further, let’s first understand what a hackathon really is.
“A hackathon is essentially a development marathon that is designed to push people past the limits of their creativity and knowledge to create innovative products…
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Being a junior year Computer Science and Engineering student who is an active member of his regional student developer communities, one constantly used catchword that I often come across is “hackathon”. For those of you who may be new to the developer ecosystem,
A hackathon is essentially a development marathon that is designed to push developers past the limits of their creativity, imagination, and technical know-how to create innovative products and solutions.
In today’s date, the gamification of hackathons has led to the development of a “hackathon culture” that is constantly driving innovation and passion for technology and has become…
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The application procedure is still the same, however, and can be viewed here.
•The MSP program is an educational and promotional program to sponsor undergraduate and postgraduate students majoring in disciplines related to…
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