myDevices, Kandy, and Collaborizm Team Up to Announce Virtual IoT Hackathon

In a bold move designed to “invent the future” myDevices, Kandy, and Collaborizm have announced a global, virtual hackathon to encourage users to build solutions using technology from each sponsor. Users will brainstorm creative and practical ways to combine Internet of Things functionality offered by myDevices’ Cayenne dashboard, a drag-and-drop project builder, with Kandy’s cloud-based, real-time communications platform, using Collaborizm’s online collaborative workspace.


myDevices: creator of the Cayenne IoT drag-and-drop dashboard that streamlines the development of automation projects and prototyping solutions.

Collaborizm: an online collaborative workspace that enables entrepreneurs, engineers, and creatives to start or join various tech projects, join discussions, and find paid project work. a communications platform that enables cloud-based voice, video, messaging, chat, presence, collaboration, and more.


Three great tech companies are working together to launch a global virtual hackathon to attract the best minds to combine existing technologies in order to invent the future.


In your pajamas. As a virtual hackathon, users can take advantage of the Collaborizm online workspace to work together on their creative ideas.


The hackathon runs from November 3, 2016 to December 21, 2016


The future will be heavily immersed in technology, global collaboration, and IoT. Participants in this hackathon will be working with some of the most motivated techies from all three communities.

Participants work will be reviewed by judges who have established themselves in various industries, like marketing, tech, research, and more.

  • Judy Shapiro, CEO, EngageSimply
  • Don DeLoach, CEO, Infobright
  • Thom Jordan, CEO, Ping Mobile
  • Urvi Bhandari, Brand & Innovation Strategist
  • Akshay Sharma, Senior Analyst, Gartner Group
  • Carl Ford, Producer, IoT Evolution World Producer
  • Indrajit Ghosh, CEO, Atlas Communications


Want to get started? Users interested in learning more or joining the contest can sign up here.

Explore the great ideas hackathon participants have already started making!

Cayenne is a free drag-and-drop IoT project builder for Raspberry Pi and Arduino.
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