India/Events/Firefox OS App Days - IIT Madras
A 24 hr Hackathon on developing applications for Mozilla's Firefox OS. This event will familiarise students with all the aspects of Firefox OS, Web Apps, Web APIs. This can be taken as a great opportunity for students to create quality apps and submit them to the Marketplace.
About the event:
- 24-hour Hackathon focusing on development of apps for devices running Firefox OS
- Date: 18th and 19th April
- Venue: IIT, Chennai
- Target participants: 60-70
- [ 10 am - 12:30 pm ] - Introductory Session on Mozilla, Firefox OS, related APIs for building the application and ideation for the apps.
- -- Break for Lunch --
- [ 2 pm (18th) to 2 pm (19th) ] - 24 Hr Hackathon
- [ 2 pm -3 pm ] App Submission to Marketplace
Instructions for Participants :
- Kindly bring your College ID cards when you come to the event venue.
- Bring your own Laptops.
- Team members of 2-3.
- Wifi will be provided during the entire course of the hackathon.
- Please download the Firefox Developer Edition Browser from this link - https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/developer/
- Install Firefox OS 2.0 ( and Firefox OS 1.3) Simulator (under 'Select Runtime') from the Web IDE. You can open the Web IDE using Shift + F8 or follow the instructions in the link here - https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Tools/WebIDE
- email - achyuthkp94 at gmail dot com
- phone - +917708550046
The City Manor
No 76, L B Road,
3rd Street, Near Jayanthi Theatre,
Thiruvanmiyur , Chennai
- 34-36 Degree Centigrade
- Rainfall expected, so please carry your umbrellas