CHD two Results

On April 6, 2013, Cultivated Wit welcomed 60+ comedians and developers to compete in the second-ever Comedy Hack Day. The following day, more than 200 people filled Twitter's office in downtown San Francisco to watch the demos. 

Grand Prize Winner

Citation Needed

Citation Needed provides an easy platform for lending credibility to the bullshit you make up on the spot. Learn more at:



HipCrax is the first app designed specifically for smart phones with shattered screens. Personalize your cracked phones, play games optimized for your screen's specific screen-fracture pattern and share your cracks with your friends.

Other Finalists

The Magic Story Factory

The Magic Story Factory combines beautiful images for children with the articles from your news feed. 

Reality Check

With Reality Check, choose from a rich variety of hallucination-stopping activities. Reality Check is here to soothe, calm, and restore, without sacrificing your professional integrity.



Kamau Bell

Kamau is an American stand-up comic and former host of the FXX television series Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.


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Shanti Charan

Bay Area comedian


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dj patil

VP of Product at RelateIQ


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Michael Winter. App designer. Android Engineer. Electronics. 3-D Printing.


Shannon Spanhake

Gov hacker, rap battle hustler, Deputy Innovation Officer for City of SF, IFTF Fellow.