Second-year students victorious at Nokia Imaging Hackathon in Lund, Sweden

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

With notes from BetaKit

Rudi Chen and Shida LiSecond-year computer science student, Rudi Chen and second-year software engineering student, Shida Li have emerged victorious from the 27-hour long Nokia Imaging hackathon last week in Lund, Sweden. 

The hackathon focused around the Nokia Lumia 1020, released in July, and attendees were encouraged to transform ideas into mobile apps. Chen and Li developed a “content aware down-sampling” smart resizing app which allows users to edit or remove empty space between more important parts of a photo while maintaining the rest of the image. Their winning app will be promoted via several online Nokia channels, as well as on the Windows Phone Store.

Read the rest of the article from BetaKit online.
Chen and Li were also featured on the uWaterloo Life blog

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