Posts Categorized: Hackdays

Brilliant Hacks at SlideShare Hackday 2013

Folks, The 2013 SlideShare Hackday was organized on 3rd and 4th October. It was 30 hours of pure hackery and fun. Brilliant hacks, great participation and good food made this the best SlideShare hackday ever! We managed to capture some of the moments here for you:- SlideShare Hack Day Oct. 2013 from SlideShare What cooked? Over 28 teams registered themselves and 25 of them successfully completed the hack prototypes. There were many brilliant hacks such as: – Minority report ARDrone Quadcopter with Leapmotion Control that flies and hounds the developer who breaks the build by Jeba Singh Emmanuel HTML5 Presentations… Read more »

What’s Cooking in Our Labs: SlideShare HandsFree!

[Reposted from http://blog.slideshare.net/2013/03/19/whats-cooking-in-our-labs-slideshare-handsfree/] Clicking through presentations can be cumbersome, especially when you’re talking through them with a live audience at hand. You have to find the right key on your keyboard, or move your mouse to the correct button, often halting the flow of your speech. What if you could just flick your finger in the air, indicating movement to the next page? Our engineers are on it. We figured if you could play motion-sensing tennis on the Nintendo Wii, couldn’t you at least flip thought SlideShare presentations with the wave of a hand? Here’s a preview of what we’re… Read more »