A record number of students stayed up ALL NIGHT with an amazing amount of energy and buzz. There were an impressive number of innovative hacks, including a craigslist rideshare finder, a multi-source news aggregator, a zen lense into Yahoo! Answers and twitter, and a structured view into craigslist housing posts.
And the 2010 UW HackU winners are:
|1st||Regex Battle||The defending champions take the win again with an asteriod's like-game where the goal is to build a given regular expression by shooting flying characters. Websockets + SVG + self-recorded sound effects == awesome.|
|2nd||GeoCrier||Ultra-local citizen based news with a super cool API. Finally, a way|