over 8 years ago

Announcing the winners

The votes are in! Go to the gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the excellent submissions.

Even though the competition is over, don't stop hacking. Use your portfolio to keep your project up to date and get feedback from fellow makers.

over 8 years ago

Submission Guidelines!

How to submit your project: Note that each team member should sign up for their own ChallengePost account, but only one needs to complete the submission form.   Click the “Register” button in the blue banner at  http://hackredhook.challengepost.com/   Review the hackathon rules on the next page, then click “Confirm Registration”   Log in with your ChallengePost account or signup.   One team member needs to complete the Submission form. Remember to add all team members on the form so that they can be recognized as a part of your team   Click “Submit for review” before the deadline…

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over 8 years ago


If you need help from one of our awesome mentors here's how can you reach them:


Johnston Jiaa  Etsy/Software engineer Contact: jjiaa@etsy.com Specialties: Python, PHP, Java, C/C++, Emacs, Git   J. Randall Hunt MongoDB Developer Advocate @jrhunt randall@mongodb.com Specialties: Python, C/C++, Java, MongoDB, Go   Ashu Desai MakeGamesWithUs, Co-founder @DesaiAshu Specialties: Really strong with iOS Decent with web backend (python / flask / mongodb) + frontend (html / css / js)
Really strong with ideas / simplification + mvp of ideas   Ricky Robinett
Twilio, Developer Evangelist @rickyrobinett, ricky@twilio.com Specialties: PHP, Node.js, Objective-C, APIs, debugging weird issues

over 8 years ago

Beginners Rejoice!

Still moping because you didn't download Flappy Bird early enough? Ashu Desai, founder of MakeGamesWithUs and Y Combinator alum, will teach you to build Flappy Bird! 

• Build your own version of Flappy Bird and share it with your friends on Facebook. • Get started learning Objective-C and iPhone development. • No installs required, build everything in your browser, just bring your laptop.