Google TV Hackathon is on Forbes: Google Chats About Its First TV Hackathon

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The Google TV Hackathon was featured at Forbes:

The Mountain View Hackathon, Courtesy of Google

If there were any doubts left about whetherGoogle still had its eyes on the TV prize, the geeks will lead you to the truth. Last weekend in both Mountain View and London, developers were hacking new trails for Google,  which hosted its first-ever codefest for TV.

Read the full article here.

SVAndroid will host Google TV Hackathon at Google at April 20th

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SVAndroid will host a Google TV Hackathon at Google Campus supported by Google TV DevRel

We are still working on the detail now, but the format will be very similar to our 2011 AnDevCamp:

Agenda Similar to :

https://sites.google.com/a/android-android.net/android-dev-camp/devcamp-information/agenda

We also plan to make this event a global event using YT Live Streaming and Hangouts, and invite other GTUGs and ADGs to organize event at same time.
Content:

  • 3 tracks:
    • New Google TV Apps
    • Port existing Web or  Tablet/Phone Android Apps to Google TV Android Apps
    • Multi Screen Apps
  • Office Hours

Prizes:

  • Winners:
  • from Panel (3)
    • New
    • Migrated
    • multiscreen
  • from popular vote (1)

This event is not for profit. All fees go to the event.

Contact the organizers for sponsorship and volunteers opportunities.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dDFoN25EMk96X04zV1ZzTml0T2VKSUE6MA