Winners of Presidential Hackathon awards honored in Taipei

Twelve winners of the 2020 Presidential Hackathon were honored Sunday (Sept. 20) at the Presidential Office in Taipei City, spotlighting government efforts to address societal needs through innovation...

Taiwan shines in WHO hackathon for coronavirus solutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese team has been recognized for offering a tech solution in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic at a COVID-19-themed hackathon organized by the World Heal...

Facebook to help governments share accurate information on Wuhan virus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Facebook announced Monday (March 23) that it is launching a new program that will enable governments around the world to share accurate information on the Wuhan coronaviru...

Two Taiwan teams advance to global round of NASA hackathon

Two of the 67 Taiwanese teams that took part in NASA's International Space Apps Challenge this past weekend have been selected for the global round of the hackathon, with one of the teams focusing...

'A planet full of ifs': Young people express climate angst

NEW YORK (AP) — Around climate-change protests, tears linger. Youthful activists cite all-too depressing science and develop angst. They grieve for a future they worry they'll never have. ...

Registration for 2019 NASA Hackathon in Taiwan now open: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon, which will be held in Taipei in October, is now open for registration. “The NASA Hackathon is one of NASA...

Tsai honors Taiwan winners of Presidential Hackathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- President Tsai Ing-wen honored July 27 the five Taiwan winners of the Presidential Hackathon, praising the teams’ efforts in harnessing the power of innovation and open ...

VP Chen urges hacktivist community to amplify Taiwan's voice

Taipei, July 21 (CNA) Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) on Sunday called on the international hacktivist community to help amplify the voice of the Taiwan people to promote the country's democra...

Puerto Rico lures tech developers as hurricane season looms

ISABELA, Puerto Rico (AP) — In the dark and isolating days after Hurricane Maria, people across Puerto Rico invented new ways to communicate: Elderly couples in need of food or water would raise a fla...

Team Light Wonder won NASA Hackathon in Taiwan with award of NT$80,000

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After roughly 48 hours of competition, Team Light Wonder won the first prize at the 2018 NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon (NASA Hackathon) in Taiwan, taking home an awa...

Registration of NASA Hackathon in Taiwan now open: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Tuesday that registration of the 2018 NASA Hackathon in Taiwan was officially opened, and that the competition is schedule...

LINE Taiwan calls for participants in first hackathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – LINE Taiwan has announced the first hackathon --“LINE HACK 2018” -- to be held in Taiwan from Sep. 29 to 30, acknowledging the tremendous potential of the coun...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

Taipei to host first ever ‘Facebook #BuildDay 2018’ event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei will host its first-ever "Facebook #BuildDay 2018" event on July 8, in a bid to help connect Taiwan's scientific and technological talent to the world...