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2015 February

Let Them Eat Cake! Red Spark Does Mardi Gras

On Mardi Gras this year, we brought a little New Orleans tradition to our Philly headquarters. Not only did we don fun masquerade masks and put on our party beads, but we completed our festivities by indulging on infamous King Cake. With the King Cake came a free educational session for those unfamiliar with the tradition: Baked inside the festive cake is a tiny plastic baby (which seems more morbid than it actually is…). Depending on varying traditions, the lucky recipient of the baby has to either provide the King Cake for the next gathering, throw the next party, or… Read More

Hackers Gonna Hack at Red Spark’s Hackathon

It’s amazing to see what innovative, creative projects transpire among coworkers with only 24 hours to put them together. After a torrential dusting of snow forcibly postponed our initial attempt at an internal hackathon late January, eager groups of hackers from every corner of the office teamed up on February 2nd-3rd to bring their ideas to life. The event was open to all Red Spark employees, not just the programmers, and encouraged teams to put their heads together, utilize their unique skills, and come up with great products. In total, 14 groups hacked away from noon till noon to… Read More

You’re Invited to Philly Crafted: Tech Showcases at Red Spark

Our next Philly Crafted: Tech Showcase is set to kick off on February 17th at 6pm in our Cira Centre headquarters (right next to 30th Street Station). Be sure to RSVP and stop by a few minutes early for snacks, drinks, and networking opportunities! Philly Crafted: Tech Showcase is a series of events that put local innovators’ tech projects front and center: from mobile apps and desktop software, to UI and graphic design, to web developing and more. The goal? Learning new ways to use technology, connecting with like-minded people, getting constructive feedback, and having fun doing it. Our… Read More