2017 Malaysia Developers’ Day finally came to an end.  “Team Baby Blocks” won the US$10,000 grand prize during the 24-hour application development contest.

The winning app is a sharing economy app to redistribute un-utilized baby products.

AT&T/MCMC 2017 Malaysia Developers’ Day drew 161 contestants from all over Asia. Thirty three apps came out of the event. The following teams also took home prizes:

  • 2nd Place – Team I Horus for an app that addresses issues of personal safety at home and empowers anyone to live independently and worry free.
  • 3rd Place – Team Y for an app that is able to detect viral disease earlier by using data analytics on smart devices from high risk insurers.

123RF and 1337 Ventures will also provide mentorship and incubator opportunities to the winning teams.

Five contestants also received Nanodegree scholarships from AT&T and Udacity. The scholarships will help them earn an online degree to prepare for careers in the tech industry.

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