Last weekend, the first PhoenixHacks hackathon took place. Out of 64 participants, 36 demonstrated 12 projects, according to an email from the organizers.
First Place: A Mediocre Text-Based Game
“A text-based adventure game that manipulates people into divulging personal information to be sold to advertisers”
Trinity Brinkley, Benjamin Dinal, Mitchell Wilson, Joseph Giordiano
Second Place: Stylish Meteorologist
“An Alexa Skills and Internet of Things (IoT) device that helps make sure a person’s outfit is appropriate for current weather conditions”
Zach Peltzer, Micheal Perez
Third Place: Swiper
“An application that helps job seekers easily search and apply for jobs with a swipe of their thumb”
Kyle Thomas, Casey Dixon, Samantha Lerner, and Connor Jack
Photos by Aliceon Clemensen for Layers Media.