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Teens inform & inspire community through Facebook app built on Shortstack during URBAN TxT coding academy

Juan Vasquez

“I was a little intimated when we started because I had never used Shortstack,” said Agusto, 16, lead developer for the group. “After playing around on it for a little bit I figured out what I needed to do, and along the way how I needed to do it.” Our app not only shares positive news about our community, but it also allows teens to write up their own. “It was important for us that our target demographic, teens in South Los Angeles, could be part of the process,” said Maliik, 16, project manage

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