Posts Tagged ‘fcp10’

The one where we did FullCodePress

25 June 2010 | admin | 10 Comments »

Well, FullCodePress is over for another year. It was an exhausting, inspiring, anxious, exciting, sleep-deprived, talent-laden, fun-filled, sometimes-controversial, definitely entertaining 24+ hours.

While Australia won the trophy (well done Codaroos!), all the teams were bloody champions, as were the clients who were the recipients of three beautiful, fully functional sites. And the volunteers – indescribably awesome.

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Codaroos victorious but everyone a winner on the day

20 June 2010 | admin | 30 Comments »

And like that, more than 24 hours of grueling magic comes to an end. The Codaroos from Australia, after a moment of confusion about what being in the yellow corner meant, were awarded the FullCodePress 2010 trophy from SitePoint’s Sarah Taylor, as the overall winner.

As well as handing out lifelong subscriptions …

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Front-end with the Codaroos

20 June 2010 | admin | 2 Comments »

Adam Schilling spekas about the Codaroos’ front-end plans. And wonders why he is holding a pot plant.

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Front-end from the Code Blacks

20 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Mike Harding talks to us about what Codeblacks are doing with their front-end.

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Code Blacks’ elevator pitch

20 June 2010 | admin | 1 Comment »

Amanda gives us her team’s elevator pitch.

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Midway with the Codaroos

20 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Kylie Liggins re: Codaroos at Half-time!

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Midway with the Code Blacks

20 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Midway with Amanda Wood. Things might not be going so well!

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Interview with John Ford, Team USA programmer

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with John Ford from Tean USA regarding Team USA’s programming choices.

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Programming with the Code Blacks

19 June 2010 | admin | 1 Comment »

Interview with Sam MinnĂ©e on Codeblacks’ programming choices.

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Stop press: Time extension for all teams

19 June 2010 | admin | 5 Comments »

The FullCodePress organisers have just met with the team project managers and developers. For the first time ever, all team have been given an additional hour on top of the 24 hours.

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Interview with Lulu Pachuau, UX Advocate for Code Blacks

19 June 2010 | admin | 28 Comments »

Hi Lulu. Thank you for joining us and giving us a few minutes of your time. We won’t keep you for too long. Lulu: No worries. So tell us what’s been going, and what you’ve been up to. Lulu: Well, I’m the one who is trying to elicit the requirements from the client, which also means that the guys …

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Interview with Team USA – content

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Karen McGrane about Team USA’s Content Strategy.

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Interview with Lance Wiggs

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Lance Wiggs about his observations of the teams.

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Initial design interview with Codaroos

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with James Mansfield and Bjarni Wark about the Codaroos design strategy.

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Interview with Code Blacks Matt and Mike

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Codeblacks Mike Harding and Matthew Buchanan.

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Interview with Codaroos Client: Luiza Ziembicki

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Codaroos client, Luiza from Lions Hearing Dogs.

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Interview with judge: Philip Fierlinger

19 June 2010 | admin | No Comments »

Interview with Judge Philip Fierlinger about how he believes the teams are going.

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Team USA client interview

19 June 2010 | admin | 2 Comments »

We chat with the Team USA client: Timaru Mental Health Support Trust.

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The Codaroos (Team Aussie) previewed

19 May 2010 | admin | 1 Comment »

Just who is this Australian team? Do they have what it takes to handle the changed match conditions of FullCodePress 2010? We ask a regular from the Australian scene to give us the lowdown on these hardened warriors from the Big Island.

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