7 days ago

Two weeks to go—submit early!

You’re almost there! There are two weeks left to submit your project to Blockstack Can’t Be Evil: Part 2

Submissions are due August 28 before 11:45pm ET. (Find out what time that is in your city)

If you haven't started a submission yet, it’s time to get started! (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.)  And if you've just recently joined the hackathon, explore the competition resources that can help you get started with tutorials, docs + more!

Submission checklist

Run through this list before you sit back from your project:

  • Have…

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12 days ago

Early Registration Status

Hi Everyone,

Confirmation emails have been sent out to all who registered early for the extra $500 reward for the Can't Be Evil Contest: Part 2.

If you did not receive a confirmation email but believe you should have, please email Xan@blockstack.com as soon as possible. Thank you.

 

All the best,

The Blockstack PBC Team

Questions?

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


15 days ago

2 days left for the $500 bonus! - Blockstack: Can't Be Evil Part 2

All,

The deadline to submit a work in progress and be eligible for the $500 early submission bonus is 8.8.19, 2 days away.

You will still be able to continue working on your app until the final August 28th deadline as well! The $500 bonus will be paid pending final entry submission. (see website for full details).

To submit early and qualify for the early $500 bonus you must complete this form.

 

Best,

The Blockstack PBC Team

 

Questions?

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


16 days ago

REMINDER: Webinar w/ Head of Product Jeff Domke 8/7 @1pm ET

All,

A reminder that Blockstack PBC Head of Product, Jeff Domke, will be holding a webinar this Wednesday, August 7th, at 1pm EST.

Jeff will cover how he thinks about product development and crafting powerful "a-ha" moments for users.

To register, please go here.

 

All the best,

The Blockstack PBC Team

Questions?

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


16 days ago

Did you know?! Tech Tip to Start off Your Week

Did you know?!

Radiks is a framework made for Blockstack that can be used to build rich, social apps. Radiks is great at real-time collaboration and aggregating public data from many users—so the Blockstack core team built Banter to road-test these abilities.

Here are a few killer-features any app developer can easily integrate into their Blockstack app:

  • Real-time updates
  • Social notifications

  • Server-side rendering and performance enhancements

Check out the full blog post for more details on how you can use Radiks in your Blockstack app for the Can’t Be Evil Contest!


IMPORTANT: Starting your submission can earn you even

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21 days ago

Four Weeks to go + App Mining

There’s one month remaining in the Can’t Be Evil Challenge: Part 2! Submissions are due August 28 before 11:45pm ET.  

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Remember, for your app to be eligible for Blockstack: Can’t Be Evil Part 2, your app must be completely registered for App Mining.  You can always double check if you're registered for App Mining by going here, searching for your app's name, and checking the status next to it.

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Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your app meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline,…

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