16 days ago

And the winners for BlockHack are...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news!

For the Shopify Challenge, the 3 winning teams are: 1) Crypto Jeweler, 2) Win-Win Dispute Resolution, and 3) Affilichain

For the iMining Defi Challenge, the 3 winning teams are 1) Cookie Swap, 2) Token Swap - Script Kiddies from Down Under, 3) iMining Exchange. 

For the Bitcoin Bay prize, each team that provided an SLP address has received some amount of the Blockhack voting token. We will be distributing the $1000 prize in BCH proportionately to each team's voting token holdings. Please share with the rest of your…

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16 days ago

RE: And the winners for BlockHack are...

For the Shopify challenge prizes, John Lee and the Shopify Blockchain team will be contacting the winning teams. John Lee's email contact is john.lee@shopify.com.

For the iMining challenge prizes, the iMining team is asking the winning teams receiving crypto prizes to provide a quick KYC background check - they are a publicly traded company, and thus is required to do the due diligence for transferring cryptocurrencies.
Additionally, iMining wishes to reach out to the following teams for a special reward, 1) Regenerative Farm for an ESG crypto mining & sustainability prize, and 2) Jibse for a $500 prize for…

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17 days ago

Public voting is now open

It's your turn to pick the Popular Choice award winner! Browse 'BlockHack Hackathon' submission gallery, click on your favorite, and vote. Be sure to spread the word via your social networks, too!

Please note, as per the Devpost terms of service, you may not tamper with the vote process through manual or automated means, or attempt to compensate voters, at risk of disqualification. Find out more about public voting here.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


18 days ago

Prensentation Zoom Link for Saturday Post-Hackathon Conference

Thank you to everyone who submitted for BlockHack Global 2021 (FE). We invite every team to present their work tomorrow, Saturday November 13th, at the post-hackathon conference. We will be kicking off Saturday with a panel discussion, and ask that each team be prepared to present their work (either with a live demo or with a pre-recorded video if time-zomes are a conflict).

Please use the following Zoom link to join the conference on Saturday - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89426468898?pwd=SDhrWk1IYmt3V29nNzgrTGpzVkNSZz09


Additionally, if your team has not done so already, please share your team's SLP address to receive the community voting tokens that will…

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18 days ago

Submissions Final Reminder

Less than 6 hours are left to go for BlockHack Hackathon. As a reminder, please submit your submissions by 11:45pm EST tonight. This may include, but not limited to code repositories, design documents and demo sites / apps. We prefer each team present live in the Saturday post-hackathon conference for BlockHack, but if you are not able to, please include a pre-recorded video (preferrably .mp4) of your presentation so we can play it tomorrow.

Please also include a SLP address for your team in order to receive conference voting tokens from attendees. (https://support.bitcoin.com/en/articles/3680103-how-do-i-send-and-receive-slp-tokens)

We will be sending out…

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21 days ago

[RECAP] BlockHack Global Workshops - Tuesday November 9th

For those who did not catch today's workshops on BCH app development and Shopify developer APIs, please check them out in the YouTube links below. Also, please use the Discord server to directly ask your questions for more clarification and help

Introduction to Full Stack Bitcoin Cash App Development by Chris Troutner (FullStack.Cash) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQxSjWcX_0c

Introduction to Shopify Developer API by Cory Svensson (Shopify) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yLgxpG-Zp6c


22 days ago

Recording of BlockHack Global Opening Ceremony

For anyone who missed the Blockhack Global Opening Ceremony on Monday November 8th, you can catch it on our YouTube Channel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qb5oTJ-gU_E


24 days ago

[Correction] BlockHack - Last Minute Reminders

We noticed an incorrect hyperlink redirect in the previous update notice. Please use the following Meetup link to join the BlockHack Opening Ceremony for Monday November 8th

https://www.meetup.com/The-Bitcoin-Bay/events/281449819



24 days ago

BlockHack - Last Minute Reminders

Blockhack is starting in 2 days, and we want to give a few last minute reminders to all participants.

Blockhack team size range from 2 to 5 people per team. If you need help finding teammates, please reach out to us in the discussion forum or on our discord channel (https://discord.com/invite/BbEXTje6cG).

Please also provide a SLP address to receive the conference voting token used on Nov 13th. Bitcoin Bay $1000 prize will be distributed in BCH to teams based on the amount of tokens they hold. (https://support.bitcoin.com/en/articles/3680103-how-do-i-send-and-receive-slp-tokens)

We also encourage people to attend our Blockhack Opening…

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