Description as a Tweet:

I always sleep through my alarms, but with BuzzWhack, I wake up to the pleasant sensation of being whacked.


Being a tired college student and sleeping through classes

What it does:

Whack people awake

How we built it:

We started with brain storming on a whiteboard. Then we took our time and slowly pieced it together

Technologies we used:

  • C/C++/C#
  • Arduino
  • Other Hardware

Challenges we ran into:

Could not use a raspberry pi
Wiring problems

Accomplishments we're proud of:

Getting it to work

What we've learned:

How to work as a team, as well as basic circuit skills.

What's next:

Consolidating the wiring and improving the mount.

Built with:

Arduino, 3-d printed materials, dc motor.

Prizes we're going for:

  • Funniest Hack

Prizes Won

Funniest Hack

Team Members

Vera Gold
Maya Geer
Michael Capone
Jayesh Ramana

Table Number

Table 32