Category: QuickBooks Connect 2014

  • 45 App Pitches, 5 Judges, 4 Prizes … Everyone's a winner, baby, that's the truth

    It’s been a week since the QuickBooks Connect conference ended, and the hackathon developers have all headed home and gone back to their day jobs. The Intuit Developer team is also back in the office, catching our breath from the excitement of last week, reviewing all the feedback, following up on action items, and planning […]

  • Intuit Developer Transforms at QuickBooks Connect, Launches New Developer Experience

    Almost a year ago, I joined Intuit to lead our partner platform and was hugely impressed by both the capabilities of the platform as well as the team who serves developers as customers. However, it was clear that there was even more we could do to make it easier for developers to get started on […]

  • Final Stretch to the #HackQB Pitches

    When I’m running on a deadline for something due “today”, I sometimes buy some time with the mantra “today doesn’t end till I’ve gone to bed.” If I apply that rule to this hackathon, though, I’m not actually sure if this is day 2 or technically still day 1. I’ve got to admit that I […]

  • QuickBooks Connect Hackathon: What to Know, and How to Join Us Virtually

    There are barely four days to go till the start of the QuickBooks Connect $100K Developer Hackathon. We’re eager to see your innovative ideas for apps that will solve real problems for accountants and small businesses. We’ve put together a detailed Hackathon FAQ that should answer a lot of your questions. Please be sure to […]

  • Who's Coming to the Hackathon?

    Only 5 days till we convene in San Jose for the QuickBooks Connect 2014 Developer Hackathon! Are you registered? We’ve had an incredible response and are basically near or at capacity. We’re really excited and eager to work with all of you to build some amazing apps and projects together next week. If you haven’t […]

  • Developers: Brad Smith wants you to come to QuickBooks Connect!

    I don’t think I could say it any better. Listen to Brad Smith, CEO of Intuit, tell you the reasons you don’t want to miss QuickBooks Connect and the Developer Hackathon, coming up just 10 days from now! Take a minute to listen: Identify yourself as a Developer when you register. Have questions? Post them […]

  • Everybody Needs a Little Inspiration: Ideas to Compete at QuickBooks Connect Hackathon

    By now you have heard of the Hackathon happening at the QuickBooks Connect conference and we hope you are planning to be there, competing along with lots of other developers and teams to build a QuickBooks Online integration that not only gets you a chance to win a share of the $100,000 prize pool, but […]

  • Developers and Accountants: Connecting at QuickBooks Connect

    QuickBooks Connect is designed to bring together developers, accountants, entrepreneurs, and small business owners. Cathy Iconis, one of the most respected CPAs in the country, is one of the hundreds of accountants who will be there. Recently I had the chance to ask her some questions about why developers and apps are important to her […]

  • $100K Intuit Developer Hackathon at QuickBooks Connect

    We are really excited to announce today that we’ve got $100K in cash prizes for our upcoming Developer Hackathon, scheduled for Mon.-Tues., Oct. 20-21, 2014, just before the QuickBooks Connect 2014 conference in San Jose.  The lively, intense two days will begin with breakfast on Monday morning and a couple informative tech presentations from Intuit […]

  • Meet Joe Wells, Intuit Engineering Fellow, at QuickBooks Connect

    Hi all, I’m Joe Wells and I’ll be presenting at this year’s QuickBooks Connect event. I’m looking forward to meeting you all there to learn what we can do with QuickBooks Online to better support you. It’s exciting for me because one of the best things about working at Intuit is our unfiltered access to […]