The 'People Against Violent Extremism' hackathon was held in Melbourne last week to continue the development of technology which can help to ensure young people do not fall into the grips of extremist groups.
WeWork Moorgate will host a large-scale hackathon on 26-27 September 2015, with young entrepreneurs from across the UK invited to tackle major issues.
Retail giant Sainsbury's doesn't want the creative ideas of their employees going to waste, and invited 161,000 colleagues across their business to submit ideas on how technology can help make the lives of their customers and staff easier.
The organisers of the Comedy Hack Day in Chicago are looking for coders or comedians to help create hilarious projects which puts a smile on people's faces.
Over 36 hours, teams created a range of incredible robots aimed towards solving real-world problems in relation to improving the health of people and the environment.
One team created something pretty clever during Pebble's recent hackathon, called the TimeDock SleepEasy.
#BreakMakeCreate15 was held in Johannesburg over this last weekend and was created to give all creative, technical-minded, and innovative thinkers the chance to tinker, craft, and play.
Held at Google's campus in London, the Aging2 event on August 23rd brought together developers, designers, care-givers, people in the travel business, and seniors to help make lives easier for the elderly when travelling.
The results of Ford's hackathon are now in, and the winner of the Tel Aviv hackathon is called 'Wake Me App' which leverages the new capabilities of SYNC 3.