The winning project from the first local Baseball Hack Day helped visualize the lineups and stats of some of Major League Baseball’s most successful teams, said Tim Raybould, a baseball fan, Ticketleap COO and event judge. Other projects included a crowdsourced data collection tool tracking data on where foul balls land most commonly.
The event — a handful of participants, mostly in baseball hats, working at Old City coworking space Indy Hall — was brought here from Boston, where it started, by developer Kyle Fiedler, who moved here after participating in past events at the space. The after party was at the Everybody Hits batting cages near Northern Liberties.
Illustrator Mike Jackson will be visiting Philly Tech Week events and drawing participants to give a traditional look at new ideas. Jackson visited Baseball Hack Day.
The Inquirer covered the event here.
This Doylestown company will set up a digital ad network at 25 Minor League Baseball parks
Former Phillies player Ryan Howard calls this startup ‘the future of baseball’
Students at West Chester U will join a global hackathon backed by Microsoft and Github
Join the team at Odessa working to shake up the global leasing industry
Jefferson’s Health Hack looks to ‘disrupt the system’
Techstars Startup Weekend Latinx in Tech: a 54-hour dash to launch in University City
PlaySugarHouse enters New Jersey sportsbook market
How this Vistar Media software engineer succeeds on an ‘inclusive team’
Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Philadelphia