The Name Games Scratch-Off Submitted

Hackety hacketing away… We designed, built, wrapped up, and submitted today to the Samsung S Pen Challenge our Name Games Scratch-Off Android mobile app. Speed-learning Android development has been interesting… some things that were fast and easy to find code examples for in iOS were very slow to do so in Android. On the other hand, there […]

Android LinkedIn Authentication made me want to Tear My Hair and Poke My Eyes Out

Apparently there exists is no single working full Android project in the google-able universe that demonstrates authentication via LinkedIn or Google completely functionally. I’m very good at finding things, and have been unsuccessful at finding a project I can import that Just Works. Even now we don’t have one, but I’ll share the following that […]

The Name Games - AngelHack NY HTC Prize Winner

The Name Games Wins HTC Prize at AngelHack NY Summer 2012

I’m thrilled to announce that my hack at AngelHack NY Summer 2012 last weekend, The Name Games, won the HTC API prize. In fact both teams I was on made it to the semi-finals, the other being TurfQuest with Oscar Torres at the helm. Actually, when I joined the TurfQuest team I’d set aside my own […]