In celebration of 50 years since the historic march on Washington, DC, theteam here at BITNY/ & the Black Techies asked the question, "If Martin Luther King, Jr. werealive today, what app would he build?"
And #MLKHack was born.
BITNY.org in partnership with Tumblr is happy to host the #MLKHack. The hackathon this during the 2014 MLK weekend (Jan 18-19) at Tumblr's offices in Manhattan.
You & your teams mission is come up & build the app that MartinLuther King, Jr. would have built today.
Meals & Beverages will be provided along with plenty of wifi & prizes for winning apps.
Make a difference for MLK Weekend at Tumblr.
Saturday, Jan 18, 2014: 10 am - Registration Opens 11 am - Welcoming Remarks & Introductions 11:30 am - API Presentations 12:00 pm - Hack Starts (and Idea pitches for folks without groups) 1:00 pm - Lunch 6:00 pm - Dinner 11:00pm - Late Snack
Sunday, Jan 19, 2014: 7:00 am - Breakfast 12:00 pm - Lunch 3:00 pm - Hacking Stops 3:30 pm - Judging Begins 4:30 pm - Winners Announced