2015 is the year of the video!

2015 IS THE YEAR OF THE VIDEO.  

Major social networks are prioritizing video.  

There's an escalating battle for video supremacy.  

New Video APIs are creating opportunities.      

Come join us on May 9th for a fun day of video hacking. Sponsored by Google. Organized by Ziggeo. Hosted by General Assembly.  

API sponsorship by YouTube, Firebase, Amazon, Ziggeo, Vimeo, Dropbox, Neustar, Clarifai, Oovoo, Embedly, VHX, Filepicker, Tokbox, Stupeflix, and Dextro.  

Also, make sure to sign up for the Video Hack Day Kickoff Party:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-future-of-web-and-mobile-video-video-hack-day-kickoff-party-tickets-16686554935

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Eligibility

Coming Soon!

Requirements

All hacks must be functional and must contain at least 1 of the sponsoring APIs.

Judges

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Erin Glenn
Quire

Albert Wenger

Albert Wenger
USV

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Erik Nordlander
Google Ventures

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Aimee Rawlings
CNN

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Skill
    On a technical level, how impressive is this hack?
  • Creativity
    How outside the box is the hack?
  • Innovation
    How novel is this hack? Is it pushing the boundaries?
  • Marketability
    Could this app be turned into a real business?
  • UX Design
    How nice is the user experience?
  • UI Design
    How does the hack look?