7 Weirdest Hackathons Ever

Oilers Hackathon 2.0
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Oilers Hackathon 2.0

Looking for a return to their '80s glory days, in December 2012 the NHL's Edmonton Oilers invited data-savvy fans to come up with new ways to analyze the team's statistics. Contestants who delivered the most useful and accurate predictive analysis were eligible for prizes such as game tickets and even a job with the organization.