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MAGIC’s Smart Home Project Heads to the 2017 Global City Team Challenge Expo

  The Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory (MAGIC) heads to the 2017 Global City Team Challenge Expo in Washington DC on Monday, August 28, 2017 through Tuesday, August 29, 2017 to present the MAGIC Smart Home Project. Led by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Global City Team Challenge (GCTC) Expo is a yearly […]

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bookSwap went from Hackathon to winning 2017 Biz Challenge

On Thursday, August 10, 2017 three young men won the Chamber of Commerce 2017 Biz Challenge. They won with their mobile application called bookSwap. bookSwap originated at MAGIC’s February 2017 Hackathon, where students worked to design, build, and pitch a mobile application in one weekend. On Thursday, bookSwap competed against 4 other startup companies to […]

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A local lawyer, a self-professed non-techie, was visiting a local non-profit in Westminster for a meeting recently.  He was escorted to the conference room by a young manager at the organization, and as they exchanged pleasantries, both realized that they had a connection. “We’ve met, haven’t we?” asked the lawyer.  The young manager responded, “Were […]

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MAGIC Hosts Carroll’s First Capture the Flag Hacking Competition

Westminster, MD – MAGIC, the new technology incubator in Westminster, MD presents the next Tech Incubation project in collaboration with Freedom Broadband and Ting Internet, on April 30th from noon to 3 p.m. in downtown Westminster. Students from local high schools and McDaniel College will compete against each other solving a series of hacking challenges […]

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