TADHack, the only global meeting place for Telecom application developers who love to learn, share, code and innovate across the breadth of telecom tools and technologies was held for the 2nd time! The international phenomenon took place in different countries on the same day where all Telco developers, partners and sponsors were connected. The main Hackathon kicked off in Lisbon along with other satellite Hackathons from Sri Lanka, Madrid, London, Chicago, New Delhi, Israel, Istanbul, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Australia on the 13th June 2015 for productive and innovative 24 hours!
This year hSenid Mobile hosted the event for the first time in Bangladesh along with the 2 locations Colombo and Jaffna in Sri Lanka! TADHack Bangladesh was hosted in Collaboration with Miaki and powered by Robi Axiata!
At TADHack Bangladesh, 6 teams which comprised of 30 developers stayed overnight at the venue to hack. It was very impressive to witness a range of Telco Applications that targets a variety of industry verticals!
3 winners were declared on hSenid Mobile’s API (Application Programming Interfaces) platform.
Below are the summarized description of 6 teams’ app description along with their pitching video.
The team Mist dreamers came up with a USSD based Dictionary application which is a 2-way solution for English and Bangla Languages. As additional features the application offers IQ quizzes, a watch- list where users can refer previously searched words. Also through the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques they have created an intelligent and interactive chat feature.
The Equipo’s sends immediate notifications to nearest police station in any emergency situation by helping the users to aid quickly. The application also features filing a report through a simple USSD menu.
The creative’s application consists solutions for three different problem areas. It resolves the issue of farmer communities via USSD application. It helps farmers to get to know the actual market valur of their products avoiding the bargaining power of middlemen. Further I provides weather updates for users in advance and finally their incidental/Accidental help they allow users to send a pre-defined message to pre-defined set of people in any emergency situation.
Offerhut is the one stop offer platform for providers of goods and services to advertise their offers, and for consumers to query the available offers. It is a comprehensive mobile pull advertising platform.
CUET Complex has used USSD and SMS APIs from hSenid Mobile API family to create an app which helps users to find handymen for ad-hoc tasks.
This a disastrous weather notification app with the facility of sending out a message to relevant parties asking for immediate help.
hSenid Mobile shows its appreciation to all of TADHack Bangladesh 2015 partners!