MSI Joins the MLH Hackathon League
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by Ajgornmlh
2w ago
Major League Hacking (MLH) is excited to announce a partnership with MSI, a worldwide leader in computer hardware design, development, and production. Throughout 2024, select events will feature MSI devices and products for hackers to try out. “MSI is very excited to partner with MLH and engage with the next generation of the tech industry. MSI is not just for gamers – it’s for everyone! Teaching students to navigate computers and software early on will benefit them in their future careers. MSI is proud to support the education system by integrating our products into STEM programs that requir ..read more
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Major League Hacking and MongoDB Partner to Help Emerging Developers Do More with Data
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by Ajgornmlh
1M ago
Since 2019, MongoDB and Major League Hacking (MLH) have partnered to introduce MongoDB to the next generation of developers across the world, providing them an opportunity to build with MongoDB… and have fun while doing it. MongoDB’s mission is to empower innovators to create, transform, and disrupt industries by unleashing the power of software and data. Built by developers, for developers, the MongoDB database platform has been downloaded hundreds of millions of times since 2007, and there have been millions of builders trained through MongoDB University courses. Reaching & Engaging Dev ..read more
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Exploring the Tech Universe: My Journey as an MLH Fellow at JupyterLab
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by Ajgornmlh
1M ago
The world of tech is an ever-expanding universe, filled with opportunities for innovation and discovery. For those ready to embark on a journey of growth and learning, the Major League Hacking (MLH) Fellowship program is a remarkable pathway that connects passionate and talented students with leading tech companies to work on real-world projects. I’m Zong Xun Lee, an MLH Fellowship alumni — in the fall of 2023, I had the opportunity to go on an incredible adventure in open-source software development as a contributor with the JupyterLab team. In this blog post, I’ll share more about this expe ..read more
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From Biochemist to Software Engineer with the MLH Fellowship
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by Harshita Sharma
3M ago
I’m Alisha Maddy, an aspiring Software Engineer pursuing a career in tech as a self-taught developer. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and biochemistry, I started teaching myself to code during the pandemic. While I love all things chemistry, it turns out I love coding even more, and I’ve been trying to get started in the industry since 2020. Major League Hacking (MLH) has empowered my career switch journey and played a pivotal role in shaping my path.  Discovering MLH I first learned about MLH from a community college professor in early 2022 and immediately knew I ..read more
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Adobe Joins Major League Hacking for 2024 Hackathon Season
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by Harshita Sharma
4M ago
Major League Hacking (MLH) is excited to announce Adobe is joining forces to empower hackers globally! Adobe helps creatives and developers build customized digital experiences, and their tools like Adobe Express and Adobe Creative Cloud are trusted by millions of users across the globe. Your All-In-One Content Creation App Adobe Express is an AI-first, all-in-one creativity app that makes it fast, easy, and fun to make, share, and print standout posters, flyers, cards, social media posts, videos, images, PDFs, logos and more. Using Adobe Express, developers can take advantage of powerful API ..read more
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MLH’s Newest Experiment: Why We’re Launching a Paid Product
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by Amanda D'Avria
4M ago
We’re writing this post to announce to the community a brand-new initiative for MLH that we’re excited about, but that we felt needed some explanation and some context. This Spring, we’ll be piloting our first paid course, and we wanted to tell you all why we’re doing that and where it came from. We hope you’ll come along on this journey with us – check out the story below.   At MLH, we’ve helped hundreds of thousands of hackers launch their careers in technology with the skills and network they gain from our hackathons. Since 2020, we’ve helped over a thousand early-career developers ta ..read more
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Advice for Navigating Your Full-Time Job Search in Tech from a College Senior
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by Harshita Sharma
5M ago
Hey, hackers! My name is Kari and I’m double majoring in Computer Science and Economics and minoring in Spanish at Vanderbilt University here in Nashville, Tennessee. Currently, my dream is to become a software engineer focused on development for mobile devices and wearables! I am involved with just about everything tech-related in my community, and am currently pursuing roles in software engineering. While the job market has gotten more challenging for recent graduates and those new in their careers the last couple years, companies are still looking for the right talent and it is more import ..read more
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Key Takeaways from 2023 DevRel Conferences 
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by Jon Gottfried
6M ago
This past year, I had the pleasure of attending several DevRel conferences, including DevRelCon London 2023, Developer Marketing Summit 2023, and DevRelX. Going to events like these is always a bit like a family reunion – you see long-time friends and get to meet and welcome newcomers. This was especially true in 2023 with the return to in-person events. There was built-in time and space for networking, in-depth conversations, and learning from our fellow attendees and speakers.  Increased Focus on ROI in 2024 The consistent theme that emerged across all the DevRel events I attended was ..read more
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5 Best Websites for Finding Tech Jobs
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by Harshita Sharma
6M ago
Demand for skilled tech professionals is at an all-time high, and right now, recruiting season is beginning to heat up. Knowing where to spend your time on the job search is the key to finding the best role for you. In this post, we’ll explore the top 5 websites that can be your gateway to a fulfilling career in technology. Make sure to stay informed and ahead in your career journey by signing up for our newsletter! 1. LinkedIn We can’t stress enough how important it is to have a LinkedIn profile. LinkedIn allows you to showcase your portfolio and your skills, and build connections with other ..read more
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What is a hackathon?
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by Harshita Sharma
7M ago
The term “hackathon” is the combination of “hack” and “marathon,” but don’t let the word “hack” fool you. In this context, hacking refers to inventive problem-solving. Essentially, we like to think of hackathons as invention marathons, where people gather to collaborate on all types of software projects. The stated objective is to create a functioning prototype but most attendees are there to learn new skills, meet new people, and get hands-on experience.  Born in the tech scenes of New York and Silicon Valley, hackathons have evolved into a worldwide phenomenon that transcends the bound ..read more
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