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The 7Cubed Project

Want to make more awesome stuff? Lock yourself in a room for a few days with a few close friends and focus on nothing but creating things.

For the 7Cubed Project, seven undergrads at the University of Waterloo locked themselves in a room for seven days with the intent of creating one app a day.

They came up with some cool stuff (and at least one failure), but the one everyone’s buzzing about is QuickCite, a bibliography app. All you have to do is scan the barcode of a book and QuickCite emails you a formatted bibliography entry. Wish this was around when I was in grad school!

Here’s a short video about the project…

Learn more at the 7Cubed Project.

(Via Fast Company)

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