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.

Read more about Mimi*

 


Blog

IUEE Hackathon (Sacramento)      The Intel Ultimate Engineering Experience Hackathon just wrapped up for the Sacramento group, and boy did we have a great time. I never thought I could get so much done in just ten days! The assignment for the hackathon was to create a game using HTML5, which nobody in my group of six had any...
Adding Audio and a Shape Into a Game Using JavaScript* at IUEE - ThaoH Playing a game is fun. But knowing how to build a game, a person can even have more fun. In order to do this, one needs to be creative and patient. There are online classes that teach audience how to build games such as www.3schools.com and www.Codecademy.com. You can teach yourself step by step to...
Intel Ultimate Engineering Experience (IUEE): Code for Good Hackathon Week 1         Second week and week one for the Code for Good Hackathon has ended. This week was rough for my group and me. We went from winning to failing. But as the brilliant Thomas A. Edison once said "[We] have not failed. [We]'ve just found a thousand ways that won't work". Everything is a process....
Intel Ultimate Engineering Experience (IUEE): Code for Good Hackathon Day 1      The Hackathon has started. June 24, 2013 the Code for Good Hackathon started here, at California State University, Sacramento (Sac State). We have all been waiting for it. The experience that most of the IUEE participants have been waiting for.

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.