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VOICE Talks is Up for a Webby; Now We Need Your Vote!


by Modev Staff

VOICE Talks has been nominated for a 2021 Webby Award! We’re honored to be recognized along with four other forward-thinking tech companies in the “best use of virtual technology” category. We are grateful to the viewers who have supported us this past year by tuning in each month. While we are currently a few votes ahead, we need your help to make this a solid win. We have an opportunity as a community to get recognized and we trust we have your support.


Introducing VOICE Global 2021: A 24-hour Worldwide Voice Tech Event


by Modev Staff

VOICE Global 2021 will feature more than 40 interviews from brand leaders in the voice industry and more than 10,000 projected attendees viewing this worldwide 24-hour live streaming event!


Using Networking to Advance (and Enhance) Your Career


by Modev Staff

As a developer, you're already armed with an impressive set of skills. However, in an increasingly competitive workforce, candidates need to be able to do more than just hold their own in a code review. So called "soft skills" are becoming essential for career success. Things such as collaborating with subject matter experts who have no programming experience, communicating your assets, understanding your own value proposition and of course networking.


Career Tools for Developers: Leadership


by Modev Staff

No project can run efficiently without some form of leadership. In fact, quite often the success or failure of a project, a team, or even a company can rest on the capabilities of the person or persons in leadership positions.


#ChangeBanking Hackathon Results


by Modev Staff

Developers and designers from all over Chicago came together on Saturday, March 25th at the Capital One Cafe in Lincoln Park to build innovative Fintech apps using Capital One DevExchange APIs and Amazon Alexa Skills. The assembled teams spent eight hours coding new apps using cutting edge APIs including Bank Account Starter, Credit Offers, and Rewards, and Amazon Alexa Skills. 


Beyond Coding: Relationship Building for Developers


by Modev Staff

Beyond Coding: Relationship Building for Developers


CapitalOne DevExchange Hackathon Results and Winners


by Modev Staff

Last Thursday 75 forward thinking developers, designers, product managers, and fintech experts met at Capital One Labs in Clarendon, Virginia for the first ever Capital One DevExchange Hackathon. 


Preview of Capital One DevExchange Hackathon


by Modev Staff

Tomorrow marks the first Capital One DevExchange Hackathon, bringing together many of the area’s brightest minds in fintech development, product management, UX and design.


Security by Design Podcast is Live


by Modev Staff

We're thrilled with the news that our very own Security by Design Podcast is now live on both iTunes and Google Play. We're launching with three episodes and will be dropping an (almost) weekly episode from here on out. The Podcast is hosted by Modev founder Pete Erickson, Security industry leader Daniel Ford, Jr. and Ryan Lelek of Capital One.


3 Developments to Expect in the Continuing Fintech Boom


by Modev Staff

It’s 2016 and Fintech means more than just payments. As app developers and startups continue to unbundle banks and develop new technologies that disrupt a status quo that has dictated how we do business for decades, consumer finance is changing rapidly.