Coding With a Side of Samba

April 6, 2015 09:45

We are just days away from the fourth stop of the Masters of Code global competition that will take place in Sao Paulo, Brazil on April 11 and 12.  We couldn’t be more excited. Although Brazil is seen as an important market, not many companies have taken advantage of the homegrown developer and programming talent based here.  MasterCard, …
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Every hackathon is different and as we conclude the Asia Pacific series with our last stop in Singapore, we can now look back to all the elements that made these a success. First of all, the numbers are impressive and Hong Kong and Singapore sold out early in the process. As we are getting ready …
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The MasterCard Masters of Code Competition is now hacking away in Singapore, city #3 in the 12 cities series, and developers have come from as far as Kuala Lumpur to meet up with other innovators and compete for a coveted place in the Grand Finale hackathon in Silicon Valley and the prize of $100,000. Everyone is …
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As a company we have put a stake in the ground over our commitment to innovation and discovering through developers around the world what that “next big thing” will be.  This is the reason for the creation of the MasterCard Masters of Code Competition- a global series of hackathons being held in 12 cities this year.  …
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Red Hot Masters of Code Down Under

February 18, 2015 08:59

If there were a color to describe the creative intensity in a room where a hackathon is taking place it would have to be lava red! On February 7 & 8, in Sydney, Australia that is how “hot” the room was at the launch of MasterCard’s first-ever global hackathon series. We had an awesome group …
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