Stephen Fry seeking digital makers for global YourFry storytelling project


Publisher working with WeTransfer to make text, audio and images available for creators alongside new autobiography. By Stuart Dredge


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IBM Bluemix™ sur Twitter : “Jumpstart your #hackathon efforts now! #Mongodb #git #bluemix #ibm #devops https://t.co/hr32xS7u4h http://t.co/XFE4xKjDST”


RT @IBMBluemix: Jumpstart your #hackathon efforts now! #Mongodb #git #bluemix #ibm #devops https://t.co/hr32xS7u4h http://t.co/XFE4xKjDST


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Hackathons and app competitions can fail because of one omission


Hackathons are all the rage now, bringing together coders, designers and other data-savvy folks to find answers hidden in data, usually in one pizza-fueled weekend. When hackathons don't work, app competitions ensue.


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Wall Street Journal features HackingMedicine – MIT Hacking Medicine


‘Hackathons’ Aim to Solve Health Care’s Ills Problem-Solving Sessions Popularized by Software Community Take Off in Medicine CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Hackathons, the high-octane, all-night problem-solving sessions popularized by the software-coding...


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EU CodeFest 2014


Yesterday morning I returned from the CodeFest, and it was a wonderful experience. The format of the event is unusual. There are very few talks - in this year, about BioJS and BioNode, but they ser...


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Google Updates: Node.js Client libraries Added, HTTP Load Balancing Preview Released


It has been a busy September for Google Cloud Platform, which saw interesting updates that included providing Node.js libraries for key Google Cloud Platform products and a release of the HTTP Load Balancing service in preview.


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Iteris Brings High-Resolution Weather Data to Agriculture With New API


Iteris, a provider of traffic management and weather information solutions, last week released an API that gives agribusiness companies access to high-resolution weather data.


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Would Your Company Benefit From Having an API Broker?


With thousands upon thousands of APIs, and more being launched every week, can companies keep up and maximize their use of APIs without the assistance of an API expert?
It's a question raised by a recent blog post by entrepreneur Cyril Gaillard.


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Today in APIs: GlobalPayments Hosts Hackathon for Wearable Payment Solutions


GlobalPayments and CaixaBank will host a wearable payments hackathon October 24-25. Google launches the Apps Activity API. Plus: startup advice from Eric Migicovsky, and MutualMind jumps to the IBM cloud.


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MonkeyLearn Launches Machine Learning Platform API


As one of the newest machine learning technologies, MonkeyLearn is positioning itself as developer-friendly and easy to integrate.


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