Code for Good

Intel® Code for Good

Intel® Code For Good is an initiative that aims to foster volunteerism and relationships between developers who want to make the world a better place and non-profit organizations. If you have a passion to collaborate with others and support projects that can improve your community or the environment, this is for you. We are looking to connect your talent to good causes and prove together that programming can make a difference.

Put your talent to work and help us improve the life of every person on Earth.



Intel® Code For Good at the Mobile Premiere Awards

Intel® Code For Good partnered with the Mobile Premiere Awards to recognize developers who have taken the initiative to improve the lives of others through their work. The winner of this event was the Mimi* Hearing Test, an application that provides a personalized hearing test, and then augmented sound to improve a person’s experience listening to music or their surroundings.

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Hackathon Style JavaScript - Input and Events << First post in this series: Hackathon Style JavaScript - Fundamentals  < Previous post: Hackathon Style JavaScript - Output
CGCC Healthy Kids in Motion Hackathon In one of our best hackathons yet, 55 students from Chandler-Gilbert Community College met on campus to create games teaching impressionable grade-school kids healthy lifestyle choices and information regarding fitness and wellness.  Those students broke into 10 teams and created the proof-of-...
CalPoly Pre-GDC XDK Gamejam* *Side note for the uninitiated: hackathon is an overarching term for any development ‘jam session’ – codefest refers to a software-creating subset of hackathons – gamejams are codefests where the projects are games.
Game CoLabs and Intel at ASU: Global Game Jam 2015 This past weekend, the largest physical site-based gamejam in the world – the Global Game Jam – united over 28,800 participants from 518 locations across 78 countries to simultaneously create 5441 games.  We teamed up with Game CoLab, a local game development incubator, to host one such site at...
Intel Gives Back to the Android* Community through Code for Good Program Intel is inside more and more Android* devices, which is why they teamed up with experts and non-profits in the Android Development community to not only help developers everywhere with free tools and resources, but also to donate to non-profits that have furthered the Android development community...

Proof of Concept: LocalSense
LocalSense is a project that uses IoT technology to keep people safer in specific environments. For example, it can detect the location of medical staff or hospital assets to better respond to an emergency, warn teams in case of hazardous environments, or identify the whereabouts of patients.


Proof of Concept: VIZIUM
VIZIUM, created by Intel® Software Innovator Silviu-tudor Serban, employs Intel® RealSense™ technology to provide blind and visually impaired individuals with a sense of motion and nearby environment, allowing them to navigate the world more freely and safely.