Welcome to the Flatiron School Hackathon & Blockstack!
Blockstack is an open source development platform that makes it easy to build apps that put identity and data back in the hands of individual users.
Flatiron is just the beginning.
Blockstack PBC offers a unique opportunity for developers who participate in the Flatiron School hackathon above and beyond the chance to win a prize ($50 gift card to Pizza Loves Emily, Blockstack branded Timbuktu backpack, hoodie, t-shirt and stickers)for the best app created that uses Blockstack.
Any app built with Blockstack during the event that successfully registers for the App Mining program within two weeks of the event will receive an additional $500 reward.
See below to learn more and register! For any questions please reach out to [email protected].
If you're looking to build applications that protect privacy, offer better security, and allow users to own their data and identity, the best place to start is the 'Zero to Dapp' Tutorial. This tutorial will help you through key aspects of building on Blockstack and give you a good sense of tools and resources available to you.
Learn in 60 Minutes
Then, dive deeper into Blockstack technology, resources, and open source community:
At the Access Labs 1-Year Anniversary Hackathon, get ready to come together, build your vision, and compete to win a prize ($50 gift card to Pizza Loves Emily, Blockstack branded Timbuktu backpack, hoodie, t-shirt and stickers) for the best app created that uses Blockstack technology.
Some examples of apps that currently use Blockstack technology include:
Blockstack Publicly Files $50M Regulated Token Offering with SEC
We're excited to announce Blockstack Token LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blockstack PBC, has filed an offering statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to conduct a $50 million token offering using the SEC Regulation A+ framework. The net proceeds of our offering will be used to accelerate the development of Blockstack's decentralized computing stack and app ecosystem.
We're looking for developers & entrepreneurs that want to help end data breaches, predatory ad models, and the commoditization & abuse of individuals' digital identities. Enter the 'Can't Be Evil' contest by submitting an app that is private by default, leaves the user in full control of their data, and protects their fundamental digital rights. In other words, submit a Blockstack app!