Welcome back to WittySparks readers! If you remember our side had earlier featured an article on the 6th edition of â€˜Yahoo! Hack India 2013â€™. This had created waves with the unexpected participation of over 250 developers from across 20 states to be a part of the much-publicized 24 hour Hackathon! But what happened after that?
After creating waves in Bangalore Yahoo Hack India is coming to the city of pearl with its sixth edition. Yes! Just recently Yahoo! announced its arrival to Hyderabad where it is hoping to find 250 hackers after an entry-level coding challenge.
On Thursday Facebook hosted the “EdTech”, a Hackathon in partnership with the Bill Gates and Melinda Gates foundation. Kicking off the foundationâ€™s College Knowledge Challenge, an initiative worth $2.5 million to encourage developers to make applications that improve the college process.