DropIn - Celebrating Tetris on LinkedIn Hackday

June 6, 2011

Ah, a blast from the past. It’s a bit of nostalgia reconnecting with colleagues from previous jobs and classmates from my school days on LinkedIn.  Speaking of nostalgia, who doesn’t have a soft spot in their heart for a game of Tetris®?

Try DropIn on LinkedIn Labs

As a follow-up to my fellow Hacker, Dhananjay Ragade's Year in Review App, and to honor the 27th anniversary of Tetris (today), I created my most recent Hackday creation DropIn with my regular Hackday partner and designer Steve Pecko.  DropIn showcases how easy it is to implement the Linkedin Platform Javascript APIs for, well, just about anything.

DropIn takes the classic Tetris experience to a professional level. Rotate and stack your LinkedIn connections' faces, while discovering the fresh content they're sharing online. There's never been a more relevant and productive time to play games at work.

The only thing it still needs is a “boss” button (or does it?)...

Try DropIn on LinkedIn Labs | Check Out the LinkedIn Javascript APIs