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Scratch your own itch!• Every good work ofsoftware starts byscratching adeveloper’s personalitch.• To solve aninterestingproblem, start byfinding a problemthat’s interesting toyou.The Cathedral andthe Bazaar, Eric 2/23/2012
Hackday Ingredients• Developers & Designers• Wifi, Food, Shelter• Data, Development Framework(s), UI• Y! building blocks at developer.yahoo.com• Creativity• Mash-ups and visualizations of data 2/23/2012
For Example…http://f1results.socialminds.com.br/ 2/23/2012
What is your challenge?• Get into teams of 2 or 3 people• Register for our event community by 8th March• Come up with your idea• Talk to Andy• Create a working application• Register your app by 15th March• Present your hack on Friday 30th March• Win prizes, drink beer… 2/23/2012
How we judge the hacks• Working Prototype• Solves a real problem• Great User Experience• Uses data or technology in a unique and interesting way• Uses technology or data from Yahoo!• X-factor! 2/23/2012