almost 2 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the Staten Island Bus 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?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.


almost 2 years ago

New in the Google Drive

New docs in the Google Drive:

1. Bus Boardings by stop (via Jonathan Peters)

2. Hackathon slides


almost 2 years ago

Preparing for the Staten Island Bus Hackathon

We're looking forward to seeing you at the Staten Island Bus Hackathon this Saturday! In preparation, please see the doc here to help you get a feel for the day's schedule, challenge and FAQs: http://bit.ly/SI_primer

You are welcome to start thinking through your ideas and working with the data. Data analysts, planners, coders and otherwise interested people are welcome to participate. We're excited to see what you create!   As always, please reach out if you have any questions.

For a background on Staten Island’s population density and more, see this map and associated data sets here: https://dmarulli.cartodb.com/viz/50f16b8c-e0ad-11e5-9cb6-0ecfd53eb7d3/public_map

 

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almost 2 years ago

GTFS Data now available

Historic GTFS data is now available on the Google Drive to help give context to BusTime data.

Questions?

We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.


almost 2 years ago

Data now on BigQuery

Hackathon data from the MTA is now available through BigQuery.

You'll need a Google Drive account to access your temporary free BigQuery account (see this doc for easy instructions). AND you'll need to sign up for the Google Group with the associated account. By signing up for this group, your account associated with this email address will be provided with additional queries.

almost 2 years ago

SI Bus Hackathon Data

We're thrilled to inform you that data for this Saturday's Bus Hackathon is live! Please click here to download: http://bit.ly/SIBusData We'll have it pre-loaded on BigQuery and CartoDB on the day of the event.  

There are three data sets; two from MTA New York City Transit (BusTime data and bus boardings; and a 2009 Travel Survey with trip purposes) and one from the Taxi and Limousine Commission (taxi trips to and from Staten Island). They are intended to inform participant solutions for the hackathon.

  Again, we have a waitlist, so if you're unable to make the event, please…

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