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Hillsborough County to host 48-hour long Hack-A-Thon for computer programmers listen

04/03/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Hillsborough County will host what they’re calling a Hack-A-Thon next weekend for local students and professionals to showcase their computer coding skills. Commissioner Mark Sharpe thought up the idea after attending a similar event in Tampa last year. At a meeting Wednesday, Sharpe said he hopes the weekend-long competition will lead to more tech jobs in the area.

“It really, truly is about getting your best and brightest together, your creative- the creative genius of a community and...

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