We will have a few nice challenges for you that may or may not end up with you getting some amazing prizes. All of the following challenges are open to teams of up to 4. Good luck!
Judges' Choice Award
We will have a panel of judges going around to judge your hacks on the Sunday. Don't worry, you don't need to enter if you don't want to, but if you do then you stand the chance to win a very nice prize. The winning team will receive tickets to a gig of their choice at The O2, subject to availability.
Our judging panel currently consists of:
- Daniel Applequist (Telefonica)
- Neill Whitworth (O2)
- John Stevenson (Heroku)
- Pedro Lamas (Nokia Music)
Public Choice Award
Be your own Judge and vote for your favorite hack on the Sunday. The winning team will receive tickets to a gig of their choice at The O2, subject to availability. We won't list all the judges, this page isn't long enough!
Heroku is offering a slew of prices to the Most Innovative use of the Cloud: Something cool from Amazon, Platform credits to run and scale your apps in production, Promotion for your app and team on our blogs, and the Professional Heroku Programming book. See their page for full details.
Nokia + Windows
Nokia and Windows have 2 challenges and plenty of Lumia phones are to be won. See their page for full details.
Github has provided us with free private repositories for the HACKED organisation. Additionally they are giving away a 12 month Bronze plan (10 private repositories) to every winner of any of the above categories! See their page for more details.
TokBox will be offering a £150 Amazon Gift Card for the best use of their APIs. See their page for more details.
BBC R&D has a fabulous challenge that asks kids what magical powers they might like to have. See their page for more details.
Philips Hue is offering a Hue kit to every team member of the team that does the coolest thing with the Hue lights. See their page for more details.