PennApps’ Massive Student Hackathon Yields Impressive Results

Recently we attended a massive hackathon at the University of Pennsylvania from January 16-18, where high-level student technology creators from around the globe made some amazing things using APIs including those of Spotify and subsidiary The Echo Nest.

Spotify at OutsideHacks

OutsideHacks is a 24 hour hackathon, akin to a Music Hack Day, where developers gather to build music-related apps for attendees of Outside Lands, a music festival in San Francisco that is attended by around 60,000 people.

Recap: Kings Of Code Hack Battle Amsterdam

We traveled to the canals of Amsterdam last week to hang with 150+ hackers at Kings Of Code Hack Battle, hosted by The Next Web.

Music Hack Day in San Francisco

We’re planning Music Hack Day in San Francisco on the weekend of May 17-18. Join us!

Music Hack Day Paris 2014 Recap

Last weekend we attended the Music Hack Day in Paris at Deezer’s HQ. There we announced an update of the iOS SDK Beta and showed a sneak peek of our new Web API.

Recap from Developer Brunch at SxSW

Last week we invited our friends from the developer community at SXSW to join us for some exciting news about our platform. We started off with a developer brunch between the Interactive and Music days. Even though it was a

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Hackathons and meetups @ SxSW 2014

Join the Spotify Platform team in Austin for a Texas taco brunch at the Spotify House on Sunday, March 9th from 10:00 a.m. to noon. We’ll be giving an update on the platform and you’ll get to meet and chat

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Hack Day Recap: Music Hack Day Tokyo 2014

Konnichiwa! Our first hackathon in Asia was fun, enlightening, and impressive. Japanese creators had no trouble building awesome hacks on the Spotify Platform.

Hack Day Recap: London Music Hack Day

For the fifth year in a row, the creators of Music Hack Day invited us all to Shoreditch Village Hall in London for the last hackathon of the year. With over 50 hacks on display during the demos, we’d like

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Hack Day Recap: Helsinki Music Hack Day

Only 45 minutes by plane from Spotify HQ lies Helsinki, the capital of Finland, where last weekend’s Music Hack Day took place. Located just west of the city center lies StartUp Sauna, which together with Aaltoes were our hosts for the weekend.