Fall Hackathon Wiki

ericskiff edited this page Oct 10, 2010 · 19 revisions

Welcome to the fall2010_hackathon wiki!

Presenting startups:

foursquare

Drop.io Rich Media Backbone

Why use it?

If you need to handle user generated content, file uploads, conversion of nearly any file to web friendly previews, storage in the cloud (defaults to AmazonS3), and fast delivery

How to use it?

Essentially, you give people an upload form with your API key and drop name, then store the URLs you get back for the original and converted files. You can read much more below!

Need help?

DropIO

Sorry I had to run - daddy duty! - Email eric@dropio.com or Jabber/gtalk to the same address after 10pm tonight. Have fun, hack the planent!

bitly

NYT http://bit.ly/badass-nyt

Twilio http://twilio.com

Documentation - http://twilio.com/docs

meetup

hunch

chartbeat

http://api.chartbeat.com

aviary

10gen

luckyapps

jumppost - http://jumppost.com/hackny

embedly - Art (art@embed.ly)

kodingen