February 8, 2023

Windows Central

A new achievement system for Xbox with PS5-like medals has been designed at Microsoft Hackathon

November saw Microsoft’s annual Hackathon, where groups of developers, designers and innovators from across Microsoft gather to compete and create potential new products and services within and adjacent to the Microsoft ecosystem. This year’s Hackathon winner was an app that helps you Provide technical support to your loved ones remotelygiven the all-too-familiar frustration one might encounter trying to help a less tech-savvy friend over the phone.

Microsoft Hackathon 2022 event (Opens in a new tab) It saw more than 10,000 inventions compete for the grand prize, with more than 68,000 employees from around the world participating in what Microsoft describes as “the world’s largest private hackathon”.