Know the rules before you break them

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A first timer’s guide to HackCon US

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How to prepare and what to expect

Creating your first Atom plugin

What is this tutorial for?

What is Atom?

  • [ Optional ] Buy a domain name
  • Create a GitHub account and create…

  • You ‘hack’ software
  • You have to know how to code
  • You have to be a coding wizard
  • You have to be in Computer Science or related field
  • You have to stay up all night, eat pizza, and drink energy drinks
  • You have to have a team before the event
  • You need to create the next Facebook
  1. You ‘hack’ software — We are not breaking into the NSA…

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