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<span style="font-size:60%">''Wiki-editing friends: Although the organizers have specifically put 'shit' in reference to this event, they insist that they're not really going for a scatological theme here. On the other hand, others might be wierded out by referencing the figurative and literal stuff here and at least once on  [https://stupidhackathon.github.io/|one of the organizers' sites]. So event organizers, participants, and other non-anonymous people may want to to post on the event Talk discussion page if they think that the literal or even the figurative stuff is something we really shouldn't be doing. Thanks.''</span>  
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<span style="font-size:60%">''Wiki-editing friends: Besides the event organizers..., participants, volunteers, and others may want to post on the event Talk discussion page with suggestions and opinions on how future similar events may be improved. Thanks.''</span>  
  
  
The 1st Perennial San Francisco '''Stupid Shit No One Needs & Terrible Ideas Hackathon''' ('''S'''tupid '''H'''ackathon for '''I'''deas that are '''T'''errible or "Stupid Hackathon" for short) will run
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The 1st Perennial San Francisco '''Stupid Stuff No One Needs & Terrible Ideas Hackathon''' ran
 
* 2pm, May 9th to 5pm, May 10th, 2015
 
* 2pm, May 9th to 5pm, May 10th, 2015
* At Noisebridge (and possibly other [https://stupidhackathon.github.io/ Scatological API]-friendly sites.
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* At Noisebridge, Mozilla SF, and Sudo Room.
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== Important Info ==
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Noisebridge was open for the whole hackathon. The other two locations were open 2pm-9pm on Saturday, and 9am-2pm on Sunday. Someone received a special prize for visiting all three locations and producing the stupidest stuff.
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=== Presentations ===
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Final presentations were held from 3-5pm Sunday at the Roxie Theater on 16th Street. All ‘teams’ that had ‘hacks’ to present should have alerted the organizers no later than 2pm on Sunday. (We told you how to do that Saturday.)
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=== Other Important Miscellany ===
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* Harassment of any kind is unacceptable, and will result in immediate ejection from the event. (“Be Excellent to each other.”)
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* There were likely a lot of us. Useful equipment like power cords may have run dry. So thank you for doing what you could in providing for your needs and ensuring that you participated as a happy hacker. [See also]
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* IN FACT, if you slapped your email address on power cords (...etc) and brought them in for others to use, that was even more excellent, and people will have figuratively hugged you for that.
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* All three of the spaces hosting this hackathon generously volunteered their resources for this event. Thank you for making extra certain to clean up after your hacks, respecting their codes of conduct, and donating $$$ as you could: For Noisebridge, Sudo Room, Mozilla
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* ABSURDITY OVER NEGATIVITY. <3
  
 
== Volunteer! ==
 
== Volunteer! ==
  
The hackathon needs more people to help make this shit go smoothly and still be fun.  Helping out should ITSELF be fun, so please join the party.
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The hackathon needed more people to help make this goes smoothly and still be fun, and you came through.  Helping out should have ITSELF be fun, so thank you for joining the party.
  
Things you can do to help the hackathon:
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Things you did to help the hackathon:
* Welcoming other shitty people to Noisebridge, and showing them the lay of the land.
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* Welcoming people to Noisebridge, and showing them the lay of the land.
* Selling shitty t-shirts so that people will not be naked on top.
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* Selling T-shirts so that people were not naked on top (and earning major street-cred + $$$ for keeping the hackspace afloat.)
* Doing the standard thang of "making sure people's behavior isn't TOO shitty" (in clearly '''un'''excellent ways.)
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* Doing the standard thang of "making sure people were okay".
 
* ???
 
* ???
  
The below schedule has slots for times, and slots for you shitty people below the times. Please sign up!
 
  
=== Saturday, May 9th ===
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Event was a big success! Look out for upcoming writeup(s) and pics.
* '''2pm - 4pm'''
 
** Logan Williams (logan.williams@alum.mit.edu, 857-756-8623)
 
** [[User:Tdfischer|Torrie]] tdfischer@hackerbots.net
 
**
 
**
 
* '''4pm - 6pm'''
 
** Logan Williams (logan.williams@alum.mit.edu, 857-756-8623)
 
** [[User:Tdfischer|Torrie]] tdfischer@hackerbots.net
 
**
 
**
 
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* '''6pm - 8pm'''
 
** Rachel Fong (rachefo@gmail.com)
 
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**
 
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* '''8pm - 10pm'''
 
** Rachel Fong (rachefo@gmail.com)
 
** [[User:Tdfischer|Torrie]] tdfischer@hackerbots.net
 
**
 
**
 
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* '''10pm - 12am'''
 
** [http://web.mit.edu/joshuah/www/ Joshua Horowitz] joshuah@alum.mit.edu, 860-424-2108
 
** Rachel Fong (rachefo@gmail.com)
 
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**
 
  
=== Sunday, May 10th ===
 
* '''12am - 2am'''
 
** [http://web.mit.edu/joshuah/www/ Joshua Horowitz] joshuah@alum.mit.edu, 860-424-2108
 
** Logan Williams (logan.williams@alum.mit.edu, 857-756-8623)
 
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* '''2am - 4am'''
 
** Logan Williams (logan.williams@alum.mit.edu, 857-756-8623)
 
**
 
* '''4am - 6am'''
 
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* '''6am - 8am'''
 
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* '''8am - 10am'''
 
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* '''10am - 12pm'''
 
** Logan Williams (logan.williams@alum.mit.edu, 857-756-8623)
 
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* '''12pm - 2pm'''
 
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* '''2pm - 4pm'''
 
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== Links ==
 
== Links ==
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''Caveat emptor: Link titles & descriptions might be on the rough 'n raw side for some...''
 
* [https://stupidhackathon.github.io/ Site]
 
* [https://stupidhackathon.github.io/ Site]
 
* [https://www.facebook.com/events/1567576990198712/ Facebook]
 
* [https://www.facebook.com/events/1567576990198712/ Facebook]
* [https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stupid-shit-no-one-needs-terrible-ideas-hackathon-sf-tickets-16452381516 Eventbrite]
 

Latest revision as of 01:13, 11 May 2015

Wiki-editing friends: Besides the event organizers..., participants, volunteers, and others may want to post on the event Talk discussion page with suggestions and opinions on how future similar events may be improved. Thanks.


The 1st Perennial San Francisco Stupid Stuff No One Needs & Terrible Ideas Hackathon ran

  • 2pm, May 9th to 5pm, May 10th, 2015
  • At Noisebridge, Mozilla SF, and Sudo Room.

Important Info

Noisebridge was open for the whole hackathon. The other two locations were open 2pm-9pm on Saturday, and 9am-2pm on Sunday. Someone received a special prize for visiting all three locations and producing the stupidest stuff.

Presentations

Final presentations were held from 3-5pm Sunday at the Roxie Theater on 16th Street. All ‘teams’ that had ‘hacks’ to present should have alerted the organizers no later than 2pm on Sunday. (We told you how to do that Saturday.)

Other Important Miscellany

  • Harassment of any kind is unacceptable, and will result in immediate ejection from the event. (“Be Excellent to each other.”)
  • There were likely a lot of us. Useful equipment like power cords may have run dry. So thank you for doing what you could in providing for your needs and ensuring that you participated as a happy hacker. [See also]
  • IN FACT, if you slapped your email address on power cords (...etc) and brought them in for others to use, that was even more excellent, and people will have figuratively hugged you for that.
  • All three of the spaces hosting this hackathon generously volunteered their resources for this event. Thank you for making extra certain to clean up after your hacks, respecting their codes of conduct, and donating $$$ as you could: For Noisebridge, Sudo Room, Mozilla
  • ABSURDITY OVER NEGATIVITY. <3

Volunteer!

The hackathon needed more people to help make this goes smoothly and still be fun, and you came through. Helping out should have ITSELF be fun, so thank you for joining the party.

Things you did to help the hackathon:

  • Welcoming people to Noisebridge, and showing them the lay of the land.
  • Selling T-shirts so that people were not naked on top (and earning major street-cred + $$$ for keeping the hackspace afloat.)
  • Doing the standard thang of "making sure people were okay".
  •  ???


Event was a big success! Look out for upcoming writeup(s) and pics.


Links

Caveat emptor: Link titles & descriptions might be on the rough 'n raw side for some...