It has almost been two weeks since I have taken part in the worlds biggest hackathon and yet I am only now recovering from the aftermath! LAUNCH has some impressive stats to back up that statement with over 1600 registered AND vetted developers and prize money in excess of $1.7M. I have taken part in […]Read more "3 Lessons from: LAUNCH Hackathon"
A few weeks back I have signed up to Hacking Health – UC Berkeley’s Hackathon focused on Digital Health. Having an interest in that area of technology, I was looking forward to attending and competing. However, shortly after signing up and paying a $50 fee (refundable for those who attend) I found out that I […]Read more "My Takeaways: YCombinator’s Startup School"
Over the last couple of weeks I have met a number of founders. I decided to ask all of them the same questions to help me on my journey. I would now like to share their advice with you.Read more "Founders’ Insights: On Starting a Company"
This weekend I devoted my time towards hacking music at Oakland’s first ever Music Hackathon – Hella Hack. Besides writing my name in the history books, I have found this experience very rewarding and revitalizing.Read more "My First Hackathon – Hella Hack!"
Over the past two weeks I have attended a number of events here in San Francisco. This city is an absolute beehive, with something going on every night which is significantly different from when I used to live in San Jose. At first the temptation is to go to everything. However, the trick is to […]Read more "Advice from CEO of Lyft – Logan Green"
Right after my exams finished in May I had a huge influx in the amount of free time that was available to me. At that point I knew that come August time I was going to be flying out to San Francisco so I decided I was going to make the most of the summer […]Read more "Embracing the Entrepreneurial Spirit"
Few days ago I have moved into one of Vic’s places. This one is in Glen Park and is conveniently situated right next to a BART station. It is a spacious place with 3 bedrooms, 2 showers and 1 bathroom. It can host up to 18 people! The picture above is a roof top view […]Read more "My First Impressions – Hacker House"
Yesterday night I arrived in San Francisco…just about. At the airport I had to go through one final immigration control point, like everyone else, and I didn’t make much of it. When I finally got to the desk, the officer looked less than friendly. Without much ado he sent me to the secondary inspection area. […]Read more "Dreams for the Year Ahead"
It is hard to believe that this moment is here but tomorrow afternoon I will be on a direct flight to San Francisco, which will last approximately 10 hours and 30 minutes.Read more "Journey to San Francisco"