How To Win a Hackathon

I just got back from Hoya Hacks, a hackathon a Georgetown this past weekend. Someone asked me by email what tips I had to win hackathons (since I have won multiple prizes :), and I responded:

Here's some upcoming hackathons at umd: Jhacks, in a few weeks: Bitcamp, in April:

Good luck, and let me know if you have any more questions about this stuff! (Same goes to you, the blog reader, feel free to get in touch: