Free coding course starts today in Saigon

Charles Lee and Marcus Ellison are engineers from Silicon Valley. They started to build a better engineer ecosystem. offers free courses for experienced engineers. Their training principles include real world examples (how does Facebook work?), hands on projects, and a “learn by doing” teaching strategy. All classes are […]


10 Amazing Moments in Vietnam

The last 6 months of my life have been amazing. It’s been filled with excitement, fun, and love. All kinds of interesting things have happened. A shoe thief stealing my US size 12 shoes, teaching scaring kids who have never heard about Halloween, organizing a 140+ person hackathon, and joining an IT […]

Hackanoi has Landed in Vietnam – A Hacker’s Paradise

Life is filled with amazing possibilities. It’s up to you to find one, grab it and hold on. My friend Tom Tran found one. It’s incredible! His goal is to create a space where people can meet and create awesomeness. He and his friends from Cobri want to make a […]

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Kano Workshop - AngelHack Vietnam 2015

My First Kano Workshop in Vietnam

When you organize a hackathon you meet a lot of interesting people. People who are working on all kinds of fantastic projects. One such person is Yonatan Raz-Fridman. He’s the co-founder of Kano. They created the Kano Kit which is a computer anyone can make (Kano FAQ). Here’s how to […]

Thoughts Become Things: The First AngelHack Hackathon in Vietnam

Thank you Thinh from BlueKoffee for creating this awesome AngelHack Vietnam 2015 video!   Every so often life gives you an opportunity to be part of something amazing. I got this chance when I was one of the organizers of a hackathon. AngelHack has organized more than 300 hackathons all […]

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