Site UpgradeWe've gotten more site visitors since 2020, and so we decided to totally overhaul the site to handle more traffic while being more maintainable. We'll do the same for the SORA servers too.
Mobile AppDemo versions of SORA City and SORA Health are on the Play Store now.
New Book:The Simple Republic by PlatoOverhauled content to harmonize Hume, Smith, and Socrates Juan has published his book on
SORA Health @AWS HackdayWe made it to the Top 5 of AWS Hackdays again, but not the Top 2. Last March, we moved out of AWS into Google Cloud which is much cheaper, to save on costs.
The Crisis Years Begin!Finally, the disaster that we have predicted in 2015 and have been pitching about since 2016 has come! Please prepare for a long crisis. The fact that our economic model from the Scottish Enlightenment could predict the current crisis means that it is totally preventable and even solvable if only people knew about Superphysics
SORA Match @ProductHuntWe've posted SORA Match on Product Hunt:Product Hunt
Update Nov 2020: We'll remove SORA Match and integrate it instead to the main SORA mobile app for easier maintainability
SORA Fairtax @HackataxWe've submitted ourentry to the Hackatax
SORA Agreeculture @Impact HackathonWe pitched the complete version of Agreeculture in theImpact Hackathon and made it to the Top 10
SORA Reuse @Pasig ClimathonWe tried out for SORA Reuse for thePasig Climathon but didn't make any place, so we will drop it
OOH @Accelerate AsiaJose pitchedOil of Hope (OOH) at QBO for the Accelerate Asia event
SORA Gov @UHackWe made it to the Top 10 of UHack and onboardedAdrian.
Update Nov 2020: SORA Gov evolved into Social Governance or SOGO
SORA Agreeculture @Hack4RiceWe're inHack4Rice at IRRI and onboardedPathmasiri
SORA Beacon @Break the FakeJuan and Micheal were at Break the Fake to pitch Beacon but didn't make any place
SORA Apprentice @World Vision Social Innovation ChallengeWe won 2nd place in the World Vision Social Innovation Challenge!
SORA Match @Maker FaireJuan will be manning the SORA booth at theManila Maker Faire in BGC from June 22-23
SORA Pledge @Hack the HiveJM and Arian are inHack the Hive to pitch our SORA Pledge prototype
SORA Gov @ULI Urban Innovation ChallengeJuan pitched SORA Gov as Poblacion portal in the ULI Urban Innovation Challenge and onboarded Jose this month
SORA Relief @AWS HackdayWe made it to the Top 5 of AWS Hackday and will pitch SORA Relief
SORA [email protected] HackathonJuan was at DISH to pitch SORA Trade and won a consolation prize
SORA [email protected] Space Apps ChallengeWe won the Most Inspiring award at the NASA Space Apps challenge pitching DIRA (Disaster Resource Allocation)!
Update Nov 2020: DIRA evolved to become SORA Relief
SORA @ITPWe have a booth at the ITP anniversary event in Thu Duc. We onboarded Tai
SORA @CoderschoolJuan pitched in Coderschool and Tri5's event
SORA @Blockathon 2017Juan and Hung won 2nd place in the blockathon!
SORA @Zalo HackathonWe're at the Zalo hackthon with Henry and Vin
SORA @Slush Global Impact AcceleratorWe made it to the semifinals of Slush Global Impact Accelerator
SORA @BSSC Startup eventTeam SORA is with Team EZGamio at the BSSC startup event in Saigon. We onboarded Lam who is also our newest cofounder
SORA @Startup Weekend CambodiaWe made it to the semifinals of Startup Weekend Cambodia pitching DCS (Debt Clearing System)!
Update Nov 2020: DCS evolved to becomeSocial Banking
SORA @MAGICJuan is in Malaysia for the ASEAN's Next Great Idea contest.
SORA @Techfest 2016We're at Hanoi Techfest from Nov 12-13. We onboarded Linh
VSV Demo dayWe're in force at the VSV Demo day. It was our first booth ever and it was great!