CovHack Hackathon

Hacking To The Future

April 4, 2019

Nippy winter breezes, occasional flurries of snow, the warm buzz of the New Years aftermath, a new season was upon us. Enter the New Year kick-off to the Major League Hacking (MLH) season. With MLH carrying out hackathons for over 75,000 students from across 16 countries, the statistics show how much of a hit the […]

A ZEALOUS Rebranding

January 15, 2019

Enter Zealy, the rebirth of our automated marking platform, where students can now build their portfolio as part of their university module coursework. Now at Zealy, you can smoothly aggregate and maintain your portfolios from across different services to develop your hard-earned portfolio.

Our visit to London South Bank

January 10, 2019

So it begins There have not been many days as refreshing and nervous as this one. Today we were going to test our platform in a real life tutorial at London South Bank University. We were expecting 90 students split into a morning and afternoon session. The brave lecturers Dr Manik Gupta, Kasra Kassaiand Souheil Fenghour gave […]

Teaching My Co-founder to Code – Part 3

January 10, 2019

This is the third part of the teaching series. Feel free to read part 1and part 2. “Write a program to find the sum of all the even numbers in a list“ After two weeks of daily coding lessons, Irfan has made significant progress. He has typed in 35 exercises from the book of LPTHW. This means that […]

Teaching My Co-founder to Code – Part 2

August 25, 2018

** This article is part two of this series. read part 1 here Mohamed:“Irfan, are you writing code again? We’re supposed to be working on our pitchdeck slides!” Irfan: “Sorry, I had to make calculator program work” I never imagined that I’d say this to Irfan during my lifetime. Not even in a million years. Today Irfan […]

Teaching My Co-founder to Code – Part 1

August 16, 2018

My co-founder Irfan, 38, graduated in 2001 with a degree in Computer Science (CS) from the UK. He struggled to find a job in CS for a period of 6 months after graduating. He ended up taking a job in sales after drawing a blank in this industry. A stat that has been circulated recently is […]