Jason Calacanis gained notoriety first through Silicon Alley Reporter
and later for being a co-founder of Weblogs, Inc. He's now an angel investor and has a company called, LAUNCH
, which holds conferences and technology related events. The upcoming Launch Hackathon
will be the largest in the world with over 1,000 developers already signed up and prizes of $800k invested in two of the top ten finalists. We had a chance to sit down with Jason to talk about what makes this hackathon so special and the future of angel investing. Read below to see what he had to say.