Battle Hack comes to Miami

  • The best hackers in Miami come together to participate in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Perry Kaye, left, of Perry Teri Toys LLC, and FIU students Jonathan Lozano and Gregory Jean-Baptiste, right, talk during the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • From left, Melissa Meade, Christina Thompson and Horacio Nunez work together during the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Guanglei Liu, of Certatim, participates in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Taylor Nguyen, global head of operation and communications at PayPal, supervises the Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Melissa Meade participates in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Jonathan LeBlanc, head of developer evangelism North America at PayPal, talks to the tech developers during the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Miami programmer David Small talks to the tech developers during the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • From left, FIU students Yoel Nunez, Pablo Valdes and Danel Guerva participate in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Miami Dade College programming team professor Adnan Zejnilovic, left, and his students Lazaro Alvarez, Carlos Galguera and Sandro del Vallo compete in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD

  • Angel Ramirez, of Cuemby Business Solutions, competes among other tech developers in the PayPal Battle Hack competition Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. ANDREW ULOZA / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD