We had to stop a Coding battle: How we got there. The lessons learned. How we’re moving forward.

Last Thursday our very promising Space Wars Coding Battle was taking place at BeCentral.

The location, the participants, the game, all the ingredients were there to have another great time together.

In practice, things happened differently.

For the first time in 15 editions, we never had to stop the game prematurely due to technical […]

June 30th, 2017|Coding Battle, Hack League|

Code4Good, the second time and not the last

After organizing 12 Coding Battles, this was only the second time that we had the chance to work on a “Code for Good” theme. It won’t be the last.

The first time it we played with Google Maps API and the list of defibrillators in Belgium to create an app that would locate the closest to […]

December 23rd, 2016|API, Coding Battle, Hack League, IoT|

A sweet blend of Cognitive Services, AI and bluff

The last Coding Battle of the autumn season

The Hack League season that started off in October has reached its end with this last Coding Battle that took place at Microsoft.

For this event, we wanted something that was in line with all the feedback that we managed to gather since the beginning of the Hack […]

December 2nd, 2016|API, Autumn 2016, Coding Battle, Cognitive Services, Hack League|

Coding Battle on IoT at Microsoft Belux

How it happened
For the second time of the autumn season, the team @Microsoft Belux partnered with us to co-organize a Coding Battle. This time, the topic was IoT.

The Microsoft Belux team had already run several IoT events in the past. Lucky us, they had some interesting left overs to play with: 25 RapsberryPi3 with built […]

October 26th, 2016|Autumn 2016, Coding Battle, Hack League, IoT|

First Coding Battle of the Autumn Hack League season: Browser Wars

The first Coding Battle of the autumn season

This first Coding Battle has been organized in partnership with Microsoft. The theme? Browser Wars: hacking on Edge extensions.

Browsers are what made JavaScript come to life. It’s what made it grow. And it’s still what made it evolve to the most popular programming language that it is today.

No […]

October 5th, 2016|Autumn 2016, Coding Battle, edge, Hack League|