It is so great to see so many tech-savvy young coders in the Central Valley. Valley Hackathon took place over a 24 hour period on January 25th and 26th at ValleyWorx here in Modesto. Over 200 people came out this year to test their coding skills or support this event. With ideas for apps ranging from, how to get you up in the morning to when you should buy gas for the best prices to self-driving tractors, these hackers had unique and creative solutions. Congratulations to all the participants and the winners. Winners 3rd Place-Gas Leak. App which predicts the best time to purchase gas. 2nd Place-Thinking about them Beans. App to scan and organize Musical Chord Charts. 1st Place-The Mountain Desperados. Interactive Alarm Clock App. Jr Team Winners 3rd Place-Halfway. App for finding a meeting location halfway between to addresses. 2nd Place-Pseudonym. App for Self Driving Tractor 1st Place-Gas Leak. App which predicts the best time to purchase gas.
InterView By Chris Murphy Phillip Lan – Bay Valley Tech and Valleyworx Many times when you hear Modesto described in the national news, it is often prefaced with “sleepy farming town”. We all…
Stockton Mini-Hack 2017 Event is September 23 September 6, 2017 The Valley Hackathon is coming to Stockton! The mission of the Valley Hackathon is to foster and grow a community of technology enthusiasts while raising awareness about the Central Valley's tech ecosystem by hosting events that encourage people to push the bounds of technical innovation.
Chances are, when you think of the Central Valley, you think about tomato trucks rumbling down the freeway or shakers knocking down almonds amidst endless rows of trees. You probably don’t think about modern tech companies or millennials working while sipping lattes in open, co-working spaces.
The third annual Valley Hackathon ? a 24-hour competition for programmers ? will be held Friday in downtown Modesto. Competitors can register right up until event.
Technology will take center stage in the Central Valley for the third consecutive year as the Valley Hackathon brings the software community together for a timed programming competition.
Three Modesto nonprofit organizations came out winners Saturday in the first Valley Designathon, a competition in which teams of techies raced to develop or redesign websites for the groups.
ATWATER, CA - According to Wikipedia, a hackathon (also known as a hack day, hackfest or codefest) is an event in which computer programmers and others inv
Dozens of tech-minded people will gather at a 24-hour coding competition, the 2016 Valley Hackathon, on Friday and Saturday in downtown Modesto.
Tech View ? By Chris Murphy What?s a Hack a thon? This isn?t where we try to infiltrate the computers of a company or a foreign government. It is an event where a lot of hot rod programmers, artist?
The nearby Bay Area may be the global epicenter of technological innovation, but the Central Valley is host to its own scene where tech-savvy individuals are gathering to not only work but play too, like at the first ever Valley Hackathon.