Some encouraging words from our past Amazon Hack Winners

Amazon has been looking high and low for great talent in the past few months. They have traveled across cities, in India, in search for awesome talent to join their top-notch engineering, digital marketing, and other kick-ass teams. And after successfully finding talent, during their first hack there, they are right back to where they …

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How Mast Global Unearthed Mobile Technologists At A Mega Hack

A Secret hack it may have been but the Mast Global event still managed to attract plenty of participation. Early on July 16, 2016, 62 participants walked in through the gates at Mast Global’s offices at Bengaluru’s Manyata Tech Park. There were three positions up for grab across the iOS (developer and lead) and Android …

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Meet the Winners of “The Corona Labs Game Hack”!

“Gamers don’t die, they respawn.” For a country obsessed with software developers and programmers, this quote is quite appropriate. The new breed of game developers has been successful in bringing quick turnarounds. The game development industry has become much more promising today than it used to be. The great combination: imagination, graphics and of course …

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5 Tips To Pick A Winning Team For A Hackathon

Almost every weekend, when we are about to kickstart an exciting hackathon, we find a handful of lost souls wandering around the event. And since we have hosted plenty of hacks in the past three years, we know exactly what these wanderers are in search of. They are on the lookout for a team! Most …

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DigitalOcean Cloud Hack Diary

10 in the morning when the hustle takes over the city, 91 Springboard was filled with participants who were ready to “build the next big thing” using DigitalOcean. It seemed as if participants wanted to prove that ‘Cloud Hack’ was worthy of its name as they poured in like rain from the clouds. In fact, …

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Why You Should Participate in Online Challenges

With most of the world online now, could our challenges be far behind? Surely, not! We are noticing that more and more companies are posting challenges online, inviting talent from every nook and cranny to participate in them. For them, it is a convenient way to hire talent and also explore new aspects of their …

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How to Conduct a Killer Hack!

Compared to even, say, twenty years ago, businesses function very differently now. Don’t you think? Even in India, we have long left behind the traditional ways of hiring, networking and marketing. One of the best methods to achieve any or all of these is to host hackathons. Hackathons have burst onto the scene and have …

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Shadowfax Code Wars Hack Diary

Now that was an amazing weekend! Yes, I am talking about the Shadowfax ‘Code Wars’ hack. The 24-hour hack was awesome with all the ideas flowing in and not to mention the great food and music. So, a round of applause to all who made it a great hackathon.

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Fantastic Growth Hacks that Everyone Should Know

So what is this hacker thing that is running around the globe and turning heads? For me, hackers are ones whose true north is growth and innovation, and I am here to tell you that EVERYBODY CAN HACK! Hacking can be as simple as tucking a safety pin to cover up that broken button or … …

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Reach for the Clouds at DigitalOcean’s Cloud Hack

The world’s second largest Cloud hosting service, DigitalOcean, is opening offices in India. And they obviously want to announce their arrival with a bang! DigitalOcean was founded in 2011 and is currently headquartered in New York. Between 2011 and 2016, the company has already conquered many heights. Their achievements include being one of the first …

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Emerge From the Shadows and Conquer Shadowfax’s Code Wars

  Another weekend, another code war! This time around, Shadowfax is letting out the war cry urging all coders to join the battlefield. Over 24 hours (starting at 10am on June 11, 2016), Shadowfax’s is unleashing the Code Wars that will see the participation of Android, Frontend and Backend developers along with Data Scientists. And …

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Innovate Your Way to a Dream Job at the Amazon Ad:Clicks Hack

Amazon’s Clicks Advertising Group has something other than search advertising and keeping the clients happy on its mind this June. The team is on the lookout for new, kickass colleagues to join their happening team. And it could very well be you! On the fourth of June, the Amazon Development Centre is opening its grand …

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Great ideas from the GreytHR hackathon

Another weekend, another hack. That’s how we roll at Venturesity. This time it was for Greytip Software: a 24 hour hack to find the best talent. Their hospitality added with tasty food and entertainment proved that time flies when we have fun.

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Cool projects that came out of Opiniothon

The last weekend was brainstorming for most of us who attended the Opinothon. The 24 hr hackathon was exciting with their proper arrangements blah blah blah…Wait! Wait! Don’t close your window all of a sudden. This is not one of the usual ‘what happened in the last hack’ blogs.

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Wear your opinion on your sleeve at the Opiniothon!

OMG! Does time have wings? No? Then why is it going so fast?? Opiniothon is nearly upon us! Guys, pull up your socks and be ready with your dish of codes to be served on the Opiniothon plate: a hackathon arranged for you to pack your weekend with some amazing challenges. Opinio, which is the …

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Great opportunity at GreytHr Hireathon

Looking for a new job? Have an urge to try new things? Then you have come to the right place. It’s time for another one of those exciting hacks. So get your laptops charged as we present to you ‘The Greythr Hireathon‘ backed by Greytip software. This May you are going to have a hell …

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