Beacon Valley Hackathon
Ready, Set, HACK
Matt gave an introduction to what indoo.rs do to the group of hackers, all can be seen here
Later on in the same video, Matt was part of the fireside chat
As the typical Hackathon goes, sleep is only to be remembered fondly but not actively taken part in. Coffee or any form of caffeine is the drink of choice and Pizza is a must. This is how magic is made and this Hackathon did not stray from that winning formula.
It is possible to see all the end pitches here but we will take the time to highlight the winner GYMY
and the winner of the prize from indoo.rs (a monster drone) Mahumito – Global Cooperative outdoor game
Both of these winners were very interesting for very different reason. For Gymy, the efficiency of their implementation was astounding. They were done so quickly that they spent a bit of time sipping on some tea. We hope to hear more about their project in the near future as they go down the road from hack – project – monitization.
Muhumito, was just a fantastic concept and in the world of IoT and navigation, it is not often you see gamification or actually a flat out game being made. They were using beacons to help random people actually interact with one another through a game. Very cool stuff
You have read enough from us so just sit back and relax while watching the summary of the fun.