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NASA Worldwide App Challenge Yields 770 Ideas

 A program launched by NASA to produce open source international space applications and software has resulted in 770 proposals across 58 different categories, GCN reported Friday. The hackathon event, launched in March 2012 and held in April 2012, called on 9,147 people worldwide to submit their proposals for the NASA’s …

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Kindle, Not for Just Reading Anymore

Amazon has added two new free downloads for its Kindle, and this time around it is not e-books. Shuffled Row and Every Word are word games that can be delivered wirelessly via Amazon’s Whispernet–for free–to a Kindle. In Shuffled Row, the player is to create as many words as possible …

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Apps for the Army Contest Winners Announced

The Army has announced winners of the Apps for the Army application development challenge at the ongoing LandWarNet Conference in Tampa, Fla. The A4A is the Army’s first internal application development challenge. In 75 days, 141 soldiers and Army civilians registered to partake in the challenge. By the May 15 …

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