HackLite is a lightweight hacking event that Yahoo! is hosting at the Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS) in Bangalore in April. This event provides an opportunity for you to showcase any application you create using Yahoo!'s Open APIs (e.g., Blueprint, BOSS, YQL, Maps, Flickr) and offers a chance to win cool prizes. You can register any hack that you?ve already built or are able to build before judgment day (April 25, 2009) at the GIDS event.
With HackLite, the hacking concept is the same as our Open Hack Days ? that is, building great applications and widgets using Yahoo! Open APIs. But unlike Open Hack Days (where all the hacking happens during the event), HackLite allows developers to do all the heavy lifting behind the scenes, and demonstrate their hacks at the event. So, if you have written a superb piece of code and haven't yet had the chance to show it off, this is your opportunity!
Aside from hacking, technical talks on Yahoo's Open Platforms will be conducted on all fourRead More »from HackLite ? showcase your hacks in Bangalore!