3 months ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the Square Unboxed Hackathon gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


4 months ago

Final Deadline Extension - August 23rd!

Hello Again Square Unboxed Hackers,    We’ve heard from many of you that have requested additional time to finish up your projects. We have decided to extend the submission deadline to tomorrow AUGUST 23rd at 5:00 PM EDT.    We hope this gives you the extra boost and confidence you need to submit your projects before the updated deadline.    Can’t wait to review your submissions & good luck!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


4 months ago

Good News! Submission Deadline Clarification! - 6 Hours to Submit

Hello Square Unboxed Participants!

It has been brought to our attention that there was a discrepancy between the rules and the submission deadline on the site. In order to provide everyone with an equal opportunity, we will be honoring the 5:00 PM deadline today that was listed in the rules. 

For those who have already submitted, you can make any changes or updates you'd like prior to the deadline of 5:00 PM today! For those who have yet to submit, now is your chance! You have a few hours remaining to get your projects in. 

Good luck!

Questions?

If you…

Read more


4 months ago

Final call for submissions

There are only 3 days left to complete your submission for Square Unboxed Hackathon.


4 months ago

Final Office Hours!

Hello Square Unboxed Participants!

This is a reminder that the final Office Hours will occur this week on August 18! Tech support will be able to answer all of your hackathon-related questions.

Please see below for the schedule. 

Can't wait to hear from you all! 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


5 months ago

How to Make You Submission Video Great

There are just 5 weeks remaining in the Square Unboxed 2022 Hackathon! Submissions are due August 22 before 11:00 AM EDT. 

Start your submission now 

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your app meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. 

Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to our submission form tutorial

  Prepare your video

Read more


5 months ago

Office Hours Are Back!

Hello Square Unboxed Participants!

This is a reminder that the second Office Hours will occur next week on July 14! Tech support will be able to answer all of your hackathon-related questions.

Please see below for the schedule. 

Can't wait to hear from you all! 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


6 months ago

Office Hours Reminder!

Hello Square Unboxed Participants!

This is a reminder that the first Office Hours will occur this week on June 16! Tech support will be able to answer all of your hackathon-related questions.

Please see below for the schedule. 

Can't wait to hear from you all! 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


7 months ago

Office Hours & Tech Support Coming Soon!

Mark your calendars! We have set up a series of Office Hours and Tech support to answer all of your hackathon-related questions.

Please see below for the schedule. We will be sending more information as the dates are closer. 

Can't wait to hear from you all! 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


7 months ago

Collaboration, Resources + More To Help You Build

Whether or not you have started building your Square Unboxed Hackathon project, the Slack channel is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also use the Slack channel to ask the Square and Devpost teams questions!

Teaming up

Looking for a challenge team? The Slack channel can also help you connect with potential teammates. You can also use the challenge Participants Tab to search for other developers looking to team up, check out their skills and message them to see…

Read more