Winners

Overview

Welcome to BigRed//Hacks 2016, the ultimate student-run hackathon at Cornell University. Across three days, join students from all across the northeast to build the coolest and most innovative projects, meet amazing people, and win prizes along the way!

Themes

Sustainability

Passionate about the environment? This year, we will have prizes for the best sustainable hacks. Band together with other like-minded students to solve some of the most pressing issues facing our planet’s future.

We will provide mentors and resources necessary for your hack to succeed!

Other

Interested in something completely different! Add your project here!

Prizes

Main Prizes
Best UI/Design
Best Business Prospect
Best Technical Feat
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Special Prizes
Best Use of Nessie API
USD 250

This award goes to the team with the best use of the Nessie API from Capital One!

Nessie is Capital One’s Hackathon API that gives you access to a multitude of real public-facing data - such as ATM and bank branch locations - along with mock customer account data.

Each member of the winning team will receive $250 Visa Gift Cards!

Best Use of Microsoft Technology

This award goes to the team with the best use of Microsoft Technologies in their hack!

To qualify for the Best Use of Microsoft Technology prize, hackers need to incorporate at least one of the following products/services into their project: · HoloLens · Kinect · Microsoft API, including, but not limited to: · Office 365 · Cognitive Services · Bing · Microsoft Azure cloud, including, but not limited to: · Machine learning · Virtual machines · Webhosting · Databases · Microsoft Band · Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app

Each member of the winning team will receive a Surface Pro 4 (i7) with keyboard cover!

Best Use of Oracle Solaris & Oracle Software in Silicon Technology

This award goes to the team with best use of Oracle Solaris + Oracle Software in Silicon Technology

Oracle Solaris is an operating system that empowers developers with revolutionary Software in Silicon technology on Oracle’s SPARC M7 servers. How will you creatively use these Software in Silicon features?

  • Data Analytics Accelerators (DAX)
  • Silicon Secured Memory (SSM)
  • VA Masking
  • Built-in Decompression

Come innovate with us by using these features on Oracle’s Software in Silicon Cloud, a robust and secure cloud platform.

Each member of the winning team will win a pair of wireless headphones !

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