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Te an attempt to incentivize more Bitcoin and blockchain applications, Coinbase has announced the 2nd edition of its Bitcoin Hackathon bitcoin price stock. Developers will challenge for $70, 000 worth of prizes going to five winners, with one of them having the chance to win a spot te a BoostVC accelerator class.
According to the announcement pagina, Coinbase is looking for “apps which highlight fresh use cases for Bitcoin, making bitcoin lighter to use for broader audiences. Your app can be bitcoin-focused, or it can use Bitcoin technology to power the user practice.”
The objective is to have a product that is demonstrates a fresh use case for Bitcoin or simplifies the use of Bitcoin.
“Basic products like consumer wallets and merchant devices are more broadly adopted than everzwijn, but we’ve only scraped the surface of Bitcoin’s utter potential, ” said John Yi, a Product Manager at Coinbase, ter an vraaggesprek with Bitcoin Tijdschrift.
The event will be judged by members of the Coinbase team spil well spil Adam Draper of BoostVC, Chris Dixon of Andreessen Horowitz, Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures, and Gavin Andresen, the Chief Scientist at the Bitcoin Foundation.
This hackathon doesn’t require use of the Coinbase API and is open to developers from anywhere te the world. All apps voorwaarde be submitted by May 19th, .
“Events like BitHack V2 inspire fresh ways to use bitcoin and the blockchain, ultimately permitting more people te more places to store and exchange value, te ways that are not only more efficient, but that te many cases simply weren’t possible before bitcoin, ” Yi said.
The winner of the very first BitHack te 2014 wasgoed CoinPlanter, a “mobile Bitcoin geotagger that permits you to share, store, or hide bitcoins based on location.” Ter that very first event, there were more than 100 app entries, and three of them won.