Blockmason Weekly Update: 2019-09-12

📰 Welcome to the Blockmason Weekly Update!

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

In this edition of the Weekly Update, Blockmason at Hack the North, new partnership in the works, Blockmason Link exploring new integration with Credit Protocol.

Are you ready? Let’s get started!


Blockmason at Hack the North

Hello Blockmason community, we are going to be attending Hack the North this weekend, one of the largest Hackathons in North America.

We will be providing regular updates on Link and the Credit Protocol from the event. We are excited to be able to bring both products to more developers to expand our audience and make new connections. After the event, we will have several new announcements, so stay tuned.

You can find details on how you can attend at https://hackthenorth.com/

What is Hack the North?

Hack the North is Canada’s biggest hackathon, where 1,000+ students of different skill levels come together from around the world to experiment and create unique software or hardware projects from scratch. Hack the North empowers and enables teams to make something great in only 36 hours by providing an abundance of resources like workshops, mentors, sponsors, and hardware components.


New Partnership in the Works

We are still in early-stage discussions, but we are really excited about a new partnership in the works. Although we can’t share anything yet, we want the community to know that we are working hard on establishing strong relationships with big players working in blockchain today.

We continue to strive towards making Link and the Credit Protocol an integral part of the growing blockchain space.

We hope to share more details soon!


Link Software Development Kits Available in Multiple Languages

We continue to push out new Software Development Kits! We want to make sure that your favorite language is supported.

For Link developers who have not already heard, we have all new Software Development Kits including dedicated kits for JavaScript, Java, .NET, and we have just added a Ruby SDK, You can check it out today!

We have created a new dedicated page for developers with links to our SDKs, where you can join our developer community as well as a general support page.

    Blockmason Link Support Page – https://blockmason.link/support/
    Blockmason Link SDK Page – https://blockmason.link/link-sdk/
Use your Favorite Languages With Link

Client libraries for JavaScript, Java, Ruby, and .NET are available for installation from the appropriate package managers.

You can find our Link SDKs on our website at https://blockmason.link/link-sdk/


Blockmason Link Exploring New Integration with Credit Protocol

Blockmason is currently exploring a new way for more developers to utilize the Credit Protocol through Link APIs. Blockmason’s Credit Protocol is a standardized, reliable and secure method for recording and permanently storing debt and credit obligations on the blockchain.

Read the full article here https://blockmason.link/blockmason-link-exploring-new-integration-with-credit-protocol/


Join Our Developer Community

Hello Blockmason Community! We now have a dedicated place for community members interested in using Blockmason Link. Introducing our all-new Link Developer Community. Now you can have a place to discuss your Link projects with other developers. It’s going to be a great place to share feedback with the development team, interact with other blockchain developers and contribute your ideas. We are also planning on providing access to a beta testing program for developers, with more details on this to come soon.

Why should you join the Blockmason Link developer community?
There are lots of reasons! You can contribute your ideas, hang out with other developers, get beta access to the newest Link features and more.


Find a Job Working in Blockchain Today!

bcdevjobs.com is a great community resource that helps connect more developers with companies working in blockchain. It’s a daily free newsletter, so we encourage any developers out there to sign up today, and tell your friends!

We’ve got tons of great jobs from some huge names in blockchain, including, Gemini, IBM, Binance, Axiom Zen, and more.


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

Lndr supports dozens of currencies and allows users to settle debts in Ether (ETH), BNB, DAI stablecoin, as well as fiat currency.

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