On May 23rd we held another Intel AppLab at the Microsoft Technology center. We had developers from top Fortune 500 companies in the healthcare, banking, materials, manufacturing and agricultural sectors. The event was held in a large classroom style facility. Presentation from local Microsoft and Intel presenters received high marks on our survey from the participants. We also had a presentation from UX/UI specialist Dr.
Since new Ultrabook™ devices provide an interactive, visually-engaging platform with both touch and keyboard controls, developers have been developing new and innovative apps for Ultrabook systems. A&R has capitalized on the powerful capabilities of Ultrabook systems to create educational game with its "Learning is Fun" collection for children.
For being something new to all of us, doing this Virtual Hackathon last weekend varied between going very smoothly and throwing problems at us that no one expected. Just as everyone put a lot into hacking up project code, a lot went into making the Virtual Hackathon possible.
This was a great hackathon. We learned things we might not have without the hackathon. I know for sure I did. I was never able to setup Apache with PHP in the past because of reasons, but the hackathon had me tackle the problem until it was solved [for the entire 1st day].
Finals at Contra Costa College are over & we are immediately starting the hackathon. We have planned which house each team will stay in, ground rules for each house, the food to order, & times to check-in with each other. We have about 50 hours together in this event.
Getting accurate and timely weather is important wherever you may be or wherever you are going. Now with the YoWindow* app from Repkasoft, you can get weather data from anywhere in the world delivered right to your Ultrabook™ device.
YoWindow provides a visually-rich interface to view current weather from around the world and includes details like high and low temperatures, wind, pressure and humidity. Hourly, daily and weekly weather are all incorporated.
Homework class schedules can be difficult to organize and manage for students, especially as they enter higher grades and must juggle multiple schedules and high workloads. Yet with the award-winning myHomework app for Ultrabook™ devices, managing homework and classwork is easier than ever.