3 months ago

Hackalong Winners - PLEASE READ

Hi everyone,

The Hack Coordinators do not have access to emails of the winners. If you are on a winning team please send an email to support@pixelogicapps.com with the following information:

- Full Name

- Team You Were On

- Address For Receiving Prizes

 

Sorry for the confusion and thanks for your time!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

And the winner is...

The community has voted! Go to the Hackalong - Twitch Community Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Clarity About Voting

We hope you have had a well deserved time to rest and are extremely proud of your work. All of the Hack Coordinators are extremely impressed by what you all put together and we hope you are too.

It has come to our attention that there is a bit of confusion in the voting process. First off the voting process ends in 13 hours so make sure to head over to https://hackalong.devpost.com/ and cast your vote!

Now on the process of voting, we seemed to have misunderstood how Devpost does it. You are ALLOWED to vote for MULTIPLE PROJECTS (but

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3 months ago

Public voting is now open

It's your turn to pick the Popular Choice award winner! Browse the Hackalong - Twitch Community Hackathon submission gallery and vote for your favorite app. Be sure to spread the word via your social networks, too!

Please note, as per the Devpost terms of service, you may not tamper with the vote process through manual or automated means, or attempt to compensate voters, at risk of disqualification.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Thats a WRAP! Congrats!

Congratulations! You have just finished the Hackalong Hackathon! If this is your first time hacking, be extremely proud of yourself. This is an awesome accomplishment and we hope that you had a great time, met a lot of awesome people, and learned a lot!

 

At this point you should have your 1-3 minute video submitted to Devpost (https://hackalong.devpost.com). The voting will start shortly and you have the next 24 hours to vote on your favorite project! Winners will be announced after the voting period has ended.

 

We want to thank all of you for participating in Hackalong and…

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3 months ago

T-MINUS 1 HOUR

It’s crunch time! We are officially down to ONE HOUR left in Hackalong! We hope you have learned a lot and have built something you are extremely proud of.

During this time you should be wrapping up your 1-3 minute demo video and putting the finishing touches on your project. If you have not, please make sure you are signed up for the hackathon at https://hackalong.devpost.com. If you are on a team, make sure all members of your team are signed up as well!

Project voting will be starting shortly after! Keep on pushing and please reach out to any…

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3 months ago

About 4 Hours to Go!

We are almost twenty hours into Hackalong and we hope you are making great progress. We want to take this time to thank you for attending Hackalong and we hope you see how awesome the Twitch Programming community really is!

You have about 4 hours left to finish up your project and create a short, 1-3 minute demo video of your work! Don’t forget you need to submit your project at https://hackalong.devpost.com.

Please reach out to any of the Hack Coordinators if you have any questions or concerns!

Take a deep breath. YOU GOT THIS.

Questions?

If you have any…

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3 months ago

Woh 12 Hours Already?!

Woh 12 hours already?! We hope you are making a lot of progress and learning tons along the way. Don’t forget to stay hydrated, get some rest, and most importantly keep having fun!

You have 12 hours left to finish up your project and create a short 1-3 minute demo video of your work! Don’t forget you need to submit your project at https://hackalong.devpost.com.

Please reach out to any of the Hack Coordinators if you have any questions or concerns!

Keep up the awesome work!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum

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3 months ago

Here Are Your Themes!

Its finally time to announce the themes so you can get working on your awesome project! These are the following three themes for Hackalong:

- Create a tool that can help bring a community closer together
- Create a tool that can help show off your work to others
- Create anything!

We hope these themes can help guide your project in a way that will help you focus in and hit the ground running. When you are ready to submit your projects, make sure to specify which theme you are submitting for. These are the following prizes for each…

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3 months ago

Hackalong: T-MINUS 6 Days!

Hi there!

Hackalong is less than a week away! We are all very excited to see what you will build and how you will do it! To prepare for next week, we wanted to include a checklist to make sure you are ready to go once Saturday comes around:

 

  • Officially signed up @ https://hackalong.devpost.com
  • Joined the Hackalong Discord (optional if you want to receive immediate updates, find team members, and network!)
  • Blocked off time Saturday & Sunday to work hard on your project!
  • Stocked up on your favorite coffee/tea/water/energy drink 
  • Have 24h of your favorite music ready to jam…

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4 months ago

Did Someone Say Prizes?!

You read correct! We have our final prize list ready for you to view. This prize list consists of three different themes (two of which will be announced at the start of the hackathon).

Here are the prizes for the following themes:

The "Build Anything" Prize Package

Build anything and each member of your team will win the following:

- 1 FREE Month Of TeamTreeHouse Subscription https://teamtreehouse.com/ (THERE IS ONLY ONE COPY OF THIS)

- 1 FREE MONTH of PluralSight Subscription (https://www.pluralsight.com/pricing)

- Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse

 

The "Theme 2" Prize Package (Theme announced start date

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4 months ago

Hackalong is Two Weeks Away!

Hi There!

We are super excited to be getting closer to the start date of Hackalong and we hope you are as well :). There are a few things we wanted to remind you of before you get hacking:

1. Don't forget to join the Hackalong Discord Server to get the latest and greatest news before, during, and after the hackathon! (https://discord.gg/ZjQXjjs)

2. We have some AWESOME shirts out for sale to celebrate and support Hackalong! All proceeds of these shirts go directy into the prize pool for best projects. (http://teespring.com/hackalong)

3. Stay on the lookout for more prize announcements…

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4 months ago

New #Swag Added!

The Hackalong Team has just some awesome #swag!

Head over to http://teespring.com/hackalong and pick up your hackathon shirt now!

All proceeds will be used to purchase prizes for the winners of the hackathon.

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.