There is a TopCoder contest running right now that involves machine learning, crowdsourced data, and natural language processing.  There is $41,000 up for grabs!  It will be distributed in many smaller prizes so there are plenty of opportunities to win something.

You need to register by tomorrow (March 4, 2015) to participate!  

More details here:
https://www.topcoder.com/blog/registration-for-banner-is-now-open/

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What is a hackathon?

As an organizer of the upcoming Network of Biothings Hackathon at UC San Diego, I’ve been asked by a number of people what a hackathon is exactly.  I’m repurposing one of those responses here (original posted on the San Diego iOS developers meetup...