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Shawee Recommends: Movies

In our first “Shawee Recommends” 6 months ago, the Shawee team recommended books worthy of being put on your w...

Are hackathons a form of exploitation?

One of the most controversial subjects in the hackathon universe is the fact that some people see the event as a form of e...

Is there an age for hackathons?

You already know the answer to the question of this title! Recently, we talked about hackathons in schools, and from that,...

Hackathons for Middle and High School Students

As we discussed in our last week’s post, there is no such thing as a correct age to participate in hackathons, we need div...

The importance of diversity in the hackathon un...

One of the factors that make the essence of a hackathon is narrow the bonds with the community, which consequently strengt...

The Challenges of Hackathon Organizers

It takes a lot to make a hackathon!If you are a frequent visitor, you already know that besides the participants we ne...

What’s the judges role in a hackathon?

Besides the participants, mentors, and organizers, another basic element for any hackathon is the jury.Event organizer...

Endless Possibilities: The Different Types of H...

The universe of hackathons is ginormous! A unique ecosystem that can fragment itself into many pieces while being unique a...

On the other side of the hackathon: experimenti...

Be at a hackathon is always a new adventure, after all, no matter how many of them you have participated, one will never b...

What’s the role of mentors in a hackathon?

If you have ever participated in a hackathon in your life (or at least read this blog a couple of times) you know that a h...

Tech Recruiters 101

I know that sometimes it may not seem like, but we are in 2019. The famous XXI century.The cars don’t fly (not yet) an...

Who owns the Intellectual Property in a hackathon?

Over the past few years, hackathons have gained the world and become more and more popular. Big companies went “all in” in...