📰 Blockmason Weekly Update: 2018–07–10


Welcome to the Blockmason Weekly Update!

Hello, Blockmason community! Another week is upon us, which means it’s time for another Weekly Update.

Before we begin, we are still hunting for a Principal Software Engineer in North America. So if you know anyone who might be a fit, please encourage them to apply.

Now, on to the news! In this edition of the Weekly Update, the Credit Protocol Virtual Hackathon is going on, YouTuber Rachybop’s tour of Lndr, CEO Michael Chin featured on Future Tech Podcast and more.

Are you ready? Let’s get started!

The Credit Protocol Virtual Hackathon is Going on Now!

We are currently running a dApp development hackathon in partnership with Blockgeeks, BountyOne and YOU.

The Challenge: Solve a consumer finance problem by developing a dApp using the Credit Protocol.

The prize pool is open to all entrants that submit a functional MVP which meets the judging criteria listed below before the deadline.

  • A Grand Prize of 1 ETH will be awarded to the first place participant
  • A Runner-up Prize of 0.25 ETH will be awarded to the runner-up
  • A Community Choice Award of 0.25 ETH will be awarded to the entry receiving the most community votes

It runs from July 6th to July 20th, 2018, so there is still time to enter the competition.

You can find out more including how to enter here.

We look forward to seeing what new, unique and interesting dApps the BountyOne community of developers comes up with!

Checkout Rachybop’s tour of Lndr

Have you tried out Lndr yet? If not, you can check out YouTuber Rachybop’s tour of Lndr on IOS.

Lndr is a peer-to-peer bill-splitting and expense-sharing mobile app for iOS and Android that uses the Credit Protocol and the Ethereum blockchain to create, manage and settle casual debts and IOUs between friends. Essentially, the “Venmo of the blockchain.”

Lndr supports dozens of currencies and allows users to settle debts in Ether (ETH). Future updates will include fiat currency settlement and support for other cryptocurrencies.
Try Lndr Today!

You can download Lndr for iOS on the App Store and Lndr for Android on Google Play.

Blockmason on Future Tech Podcast

Blockmason CEO Michael Chin was recently a guest on Future Tech Podcast with Richard Jacobs, where they spoke about the Credit Protocol, Lndr and more.

Michael Chin

Future Tech Podcast is a podcast created with the goal to learn about ‘round-the-corner’ new technologies, such as artificial Intelligence, 3D printing, stem cells, regenerative medicine, and blockchain.

? Listen to the entire podcast here

The Blockmason Airdrop Continues

Have you registered for the Blockmason airdrop yet?

To register for the airdrop, please visit https://bountyhive.io/register and complete the signup process.

Once you are signed up, you can visit https://bountyhive.io/airdrops/Blockmason to read the airdrop rules and participation instructions.

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