over 4 years ago

Announcing the winners

We’re thrilled to announce the winners of Media Mash 2012.

View all the winners in the Gallery.

Thanks again to everyone who participated and made the challenge a great success!

The Media Mash 2012 team


over 4 years ago

Two days left to vote!

Thank you for supporting Media Mash 2012! NYC Media Lab wants to know which mashups are your favorites. 

See who's in the lead

Check out the apps with the most votes so far.* 

Vote for your favorites

Browse the Application Gallery and cast your vote(s) by Tuesday, July 24 at 5:00 p.m. EDT! You may vote for as many submissions as you’d like, but no more than once for a single submission. Your vote will help determine who takes home the Popular Choice Award

Spread the word

Send a personal email, add a link to your email signature/chat…

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over 4 years ago

2 weeks left to vote!

The public voting period for Media Mash 2012 is in full swing! Browse the Application Gallery and vote for your favorite submissions by July 24. 

Your vote will help determine who takes home the Popular Choice Award.

Next-steps for challenge participants

  1. See what place your submission is in.* Click on your submission, and check out the Current Standings to the right of your video. 
  2. Make your app available for download. Let people try it out. Does the website listed on your submission include a link for people to download your app? Make it easy for the general public to…

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over 4 years ago

Public voting is now open

The public voting period for Media Mash 2012 has begun. Browse the Submission Gallery and vote for your favorites!

If you’ve entered a submission, be sure to spread the word through your social networks.

Thanks,

The Media Mash 2012 team


almost 5 years ago

Submissions due Wednesday

The submission deadline for Media Mash 2012 is this Wednesday, June 20 at 5 p.m. EDT. The most innovative apps that drive media innovation will be awarded $10,000 in cash prizes as well as promotional exposure.

Before you submit, review the Qualification Tips & Submission Checklist to make sure your entry is complete.

Have fun! We can't wait to see what you create.

Questions?

If you have questions about the APIs, feeds, or data, please use the support contact provided for the participating company on the Resources page. For questions about the challenge website or rules, email us at Support@ChallengePost.com…

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almost 5 years ago

Submission Tips & Checklist

The submission deadline for Media Mash 2012 is Wednesday, June 20 at 5:00 p.m. EDT. Do you have all the required items ready to go?

Qualification Tips

Make sure your entry is complete — triple check the Submission Checklist below. We don't want to have to disqualify your submission based on a technicality, no matter how small it may seem!

Don't wait until the last minute to upload your video. Keep in mind that the time it takes to upload/process a video on YouTube or Vimeo varies greatly depending on the format of your original video, file size, upload…

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almost 5 years ago

2 weeks to go!

We're approaching the final weeks of Media Mash 2012. It's not too late to enter — start building an app today!

Submit a new/existing application that uses at least one data set, API or RSS feed from a participating media or tech company, and you’ll be in the running for great recognition, exposure, and $10,000 in cash prizes.

If you’ve already started working on a submission, here are some reminders to help you make sure your entry is complete.

Submission Checklist

  1. Finish your submission video — check out these tips on how to make one
  2. Finalize the name of…

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almost 5 years ago

Deadline extended!

The submission deadline for Media Mash 2012 has been extended to June 20, 2012 at 5 p.m. ET.

May is the end-of-semester crunch, so for the sake of the students out there, we're giving everyone a little more time to create innovative media mashups using data, APIs, and feeds from leading media and technology companies.

Use the extra time to complete your app, get started, or help spread the word about the challenge.

If you haven't started yet, there's still plenty of time to create a cool mashup. See the quick-start guide below, and get started today. The most innovative apps that…

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almost 5 years ago

Submission Checklist

If you've already started working on a submission, here are some reminders to help you make sure your application is complete.

  1. Does your app use at least one API or RSS feed from the Resources list?
  2. Does your submission video provide a clear demo of your working app? (See tips on how to make one.)
  3. Does your submission video mention the APIs, feeds, and/or data used?
  4. Does your text description explain what your app does?
  5. Does your text description explain how your app impacts media innovation?
  6. Have you reviewed the Official Rules and the Enter an Application page…

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almost 5 years ago

Hack Day this Sunday

Is Media Mash Hack Day on your calendar for this Sunday? Don't miss out on a full day of collaboration with fellow participants of Media Mash 2012!

Software developers from Tumblr, the New York Times, CBS Sports Fantasy, and NewsCred, as well as representatives from NYC Media Lab will be on hand to answer questions and provide support.

When: Sunday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Varick Street Incubator, 137 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013
What: To develop ideas, scout for teammates, and build a great app

Registration is currently

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almost 5 years ago

Join us for Hack Day

Join other Media Mash 2012 participants for Media Mash Hack Day! This event is for anyone planning to participate in Media Mash 2012.

  • Sunday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Here's what you can look forward to:

  • Presentations by API representatives and NYC Media Lab
  • Collaborating and connecting with fellow developers, designers, and visionaries
  • Dedicated time to work on your app

Register at MediaMashHackDay.eventbrite.com now! Spaces will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please note: Media Mash Hack Day is intended to give you an opportunity to work on your app for Media Mash

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