over 2 years ago

GigHacks Followup

Good afternoon, GigHackers!

We wanted to thank you again for an incredible weekend - we were so impressed with what you all accomplished in such a short time, as were our judges. It continues to be a privilege working in Chattanooga, and we're glad to be part of this developer community. And, in case you missed it, the Pulse had a nice recap of the event.

Orange has asked that you add a quick summary of your projects to Challengepost by the end of the day tomorrow. Though we didn't use it for our judging, they would like…

Read more


over 2 years ago

Time to submit your projects

Hello GigHackers!

Thanks again for coming this weekend and for your amazing contributions!

We would love for you to submit your project on the ChallengePost Platform. This will allow you to share it with others and see all the gig projects created.

You can submit you project until Sunday. Feel free to include images or videos.
To do so, you just have to go on the homepage of the ChallengePost and click the big blue button on the top right.


Thanks a lot!
The GigHacks team


over 2 years ago

A Few Reminders + One Request

Hey, GigHackers -

Before we get started for the weekend, our GigLab crew wanted to put out a request for VM specs - if you need a virtual machine spun up for your project, please feel free to e-mail me [geoff at mozillafoundation dot org] with what operating system you'd like, how much RAM, CPU cores, etc.

We also wanted to offer a few suggestions straight from US IGnite CTO Glenn Ricart, to ensure you can fully benefit from GigLab's connectivity:

  • Try to bring a laptop with a GIGABIT Ethernet port.  (Many laptops with Ethernet ports only go up…

Read more


over 2 years ago

See you Friday!

GigHacks weekend begins in just two days, and we can't wait!

As you might have seen in today's paper, there's still time to register if you want to add additional team members or friends.  And don't forget to invite your friends and family to attend demo presentations on Sunday at 3pm.  They can register at http://gighackscha.eventbrite.com/.

We'll see you Friday at 5pm at the Flying Squirrel to kick off a busy weekend of hacking, coding, and design with some great snacks and awesome happy hour specials!