Video games took over StartupQ8 monthly event

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After Coded’s first this year’s event, which was held last week, where the main topic were video games, we hosted StartupQ8 monthly event on March 22nd and it was also all about video game startups. First speaker at this month’s event was Zaid Almuqbel, who is a partner and business developer at Diwaniya Labs. Zaid was talking about their journey to … Read More

Dherar Alrashoud shared tips at Coded’s weekly event on how to start with video game development

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First of all folks, we’re glad to inform you that Coded is back! Along with the spring bootcamp, we started off with our Event of the Week series. Every Tuesday we will host experts with technical and business background in order to share some useful tips with the audience. We are aware of the fact that video games for smartphones … Read More

Coded on “SwitchUp”: Q&A With Coded Co-founders

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The Coded team is happy to be featured on the SwitchUp blog with a Q&A segment with Coded’s co-founders! SwitchUp is widely considered to be the best online resource for coding bootcamps, data science, digital marketing, and web design courses. You can find our feature by clicking here. A copy of it is below: Q&A with Coded co-founders     … Read More

STARTUP WEEKEND KUWAIT 2015: RECAP

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Startup Weekend Kuwait 2015 took place at The VIVA Coded Academy a couple of weekend ago, and we had a bast co-organizing and hosting the event. Startup Weekend Kuwait is part of the Startup Weekend global competition powered by “Google for Entrepreneurs”. Video Recap: The Startup Weekend Kuwait competition took place from Thursday, September 17 to Saturday, September 19. If … Read More

Speaker Of The Week- Ahmed Aljbreen

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Last Week’s Speaker of the Week event was extra special as we hosted Saudi entrepreneur Ahmed Aljbreen, who was invited by Coded to present on his experience working and living in Silicon Valley, as well as his startup story with his company Smaat. As part of the development of Smaat, Ahmed spent 8 months living in Silicon Valley. During his … Read More

THE STUDENT EXPERIENCE – LAST WEEK!!

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Startup Weekend Kuwait 2015 was a very awesome experience. I learned a lot. Learned how to work as a team, collaborate on ideas to work better with the team and end up with a better product. I got a lot of perspective on what kind of things I could make when I saw the other teams’ products and ideas. Coded really … Read More

We’re hosting Startup Weekend Kuwait!

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The VIVA Coded Academy is excited to announce that it will host the Startup Weekend Kuwait competition this year! Startup Weekend Kuwait is part of the Startup Weekend global competition powered by “Google for Entrepreneurs”. The Startup Weekend Kuwait competition will take place from Thursday, September 17 to Saturday, September 19. In Startup Weekend, teams have 54 hours (from Thursday … Read More

THE STUDENT EXPERIENCE – WEEK 7

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I’ve been crazy busy this week. I only managed to spend my Friday bingewatching The Flash to relax. I only managed and work a little bit on my final project with the team. College rarely gives room for other activities. Anyway, our project is coming along nicely, seems like almost everything is working fine. I was improving our voting system yesterday when I … Read More

SPEAKER OF THE WEEK – STARTUPQ8 MONTHLY EVENT (September)

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This week, the Speaker of the Week event at The VIVA Coded Academy was hosted in collaboration with StartupQ8, a community for everything startup in Kuwait. Every month, StartupQ8 hosts two speakers from the startup world to talk about some of the lessons and experiences they’ve went through, and talk about the startup they’re currently working on. The speakers for … Read More