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2011-09-06 17:05:00

Developers have Two Weeks to Build a Winning Mobile App; Winners Announced at Appcelerator CODESTRONG Event September 20th Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) September

2011-07-20 00:00:31

Mobile App Developer Holds Techweek Hackathon and Donates Services for SPARK Competition Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Chicago-based mobile app platform Red Foundry is partnering with Techweek (http://techweek.com/) and S.P.A.R.K Chicago sponsor, the Illinois Technology Association (ITA), to hold a free mobile app Hackathon.

2011-06-20 13:34:00

CTIA Offers Developers the Chance to Create Official CTIA Show App for its Premier Events Washington, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CTIA-The Wireless Association®, today announced its sponsorship of Wireless Industry Partnership's (WIP's) The Muther! of all Hackathons, a 36-hour, non-stop competition to build the industry's hottest new mobile apps.

2011-06-03 22:49:00

SEATTLE, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK), a global community of experts and volunteers working on open source solutions for problems in disaster risk management, is broadening its scope to tackle any development challenge. RHoK made this announcement during their third Global Event, happening simultaneously on six continents.

2011-03-26 08:35:00

The Oxford English Dictionary has added a new list of words and expressions.

2011-02-07 09:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Speek, an API-powered VOIP platform hosted in the cloud, today announced it will be running a one-day developer hackathon in San Francisco, CA at the Mashery headquarters on February 12, 2011.

2010-12-07 13:53:56

NASA joined with Google, Microsoft, Yahoo! and the World Bank Dec 3-4 to bring together computer experts looking for new approaches to disaster relief challenges.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.