Community Meeting - 6/6/2019 (Asia)

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Thanks for joining our bi-weekly community call yesterday! Here’s a recap of our community updates.

:video_camera:Video Recording

:new: Recent Blockstack news:

  1. Blockstack Whitepaper 2.0 is out. We have the English and Chinese version already published while translation for Spanish, Korean, Japanese are coming.

  2. For those who don’t have the voucher registration, General Pre-registration is open!

  3. Blockstack Annual Summit 2019 was annouced - Take a plunge into the Metaverse!

:new: Community Events

  • June 8-9: Decrypt Hackathon
  • June 10: Cog X in London
  • June 12: Remote: Contest Open Discussion with Blockstack PBC
  • June 24: Remote: Women Lvl Up
  • June 25: San Francisco: Bitcoin Conference 2019
  • June 27: NYC: 100% Javascript - Zero Backend development
  • Full calendar here.

:fire: New Evangelists

  • :canada:Toronto: Faraz
    Computer Science and Statistics student at York university Toronto. His professional interests are Machine learning, Data analysis, Data mining, Big Data, Secure and private internet for all.

  • :cn:Shanghai: tyGavin
    Chinese Master Majored in Private Computation & Storage in Zhejiang University. A technical advocate of Blockstack in Hangzhou & Shanghai of China

:fire: Blockstack Evangelists updates:

  • Special shoutout to Faraz for aiding Ken in the recently held Toronto Workshop.

  • Pete shared his proof-of-concept cross-over solution (Blockstack + Hyperledger) for career portability and employee ownership.

  • We got some great suggestions on how we can leverage on the power of community to help dApps creators. We’re opening our evangelist meeting to the community and we’re inviting dApp creators to join. If you want feedback on how to better position your dApp. Let us know! We’re opening 15-20 mins of our bi-weekly community call to offer support.

  • TyGavin offered to translate tutorials and tech documentation in Chinese for their upcoming workshop and hackathon.

:pen: Resources for the week

:game_die:Stacks Podcast

:fire: dApp Updates

  • Lannister is finally available for iOS beta
  • Local Lightning which you can Buy/Sell Bitcoin Locally via the Lightning Network
  • Dmail also released some new features
  • Block Photos 4.0 version is out
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