LAHacks is at UCLA, at the Pauley Pavilion. April 11-13, 2014.
Eduardo Pelegri-Llopart, VP, technology
Main sites in Bedford MA (HQ, near Boston), Morrisville NC (nead Raleigh) and Hyderadab, India, plus others.
Theme: Node.js + IOT ( Qualcomm Gimbal / Pebble ) – Add Rollbase for super-extra credit
Use Node.js to create an IOT application. There is a small IOT lending library. You can optionally leverage some Rollbase or other Pacific services (see below). There are prizes.
API Program Summary:
Node.js - you know about it.
Progress at LAHacks
“We” (Eduardo) are in the booth at the end of the hallway. I won’t be able to man the booth all the time, be patient with me and check booth hours.
Hours will be updated through the event.
Lending Library Resources
The beacons can be borrowed for the duration of the event. Qualcom Gimbal Series 10 RadBeacon (Radius Networks) - 3 – can be borrowed for short periods of time
Pebble (plastic) - 1 – send me a strong proposal Philips Hue SDK - 1 (bridge + 3 lights) & Philips Hue lightstrip – you may need to share
Rules for Lending Library
Resource Allocation will be at 12:30am PT on Saturday
Provide contact info by sending mail to email@example.com with:
Resources on Completion of Project
You can keep your Qualcomm Gimbal at the end of the hackathon if you complete it
Hacks will be judged on originality, technical difficulty, and applicability.
Main judge is eduardo but some additional judges will be remote; to help them:
All teams that “complete” their hack can keep their Qualcom Gimbals