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After two days of non-stop work, Hootsuite Engineers Anubhav Mishra and Luke Kysow won the Vancouver DevFest Hackathon in Vancouver, BC. Luke shares his experiences below (originally posted on Medium):

From Saturday morning, November 8th through to Sunday night, Anubhav Mishra and I worked to build LeapSnap at the DevFest Hackathon in Vancouver. The idea for LeapSnap came from a Sci-Fi short I watched where everyone had chips implanted that would store their memories via video. Whenever they wanted to share their memories with friends, they would “cast” them onto any screen within view. While sitting at the dinner table, they could then wirelessly control the TV, cycle through to the memory they wanted to share, and then play it. Read More …