Ljubljana to host 1st Viberate Hackathon

V-Hackathon with a prize pool of €20,000 is taking place on June 16 - 17 and will focus on a new mobile app design
29 May 2018   668

Viberate music service provides a live music ecosystem in one platform. Now, in order to develop a concept for a new mobile app, it will organize the V-Hackathon on June 16-17 at Viberate headquarters.

The assignment concerns the target group, app concept, wireframe design, business model and a draft market penetration strategy. Teams will be composed of 4-6 individuals with at least 1 person as a team leader, 1 - as a marketing specialist and 1 - as a designer.

App guidelines recommend at least 1 of Viberate's assets to be included, consumer-oriented, crypto should not be the focus and it's not mandatory to include VIB token in the app. The schedule for Day 1 is as follows:

08:00 - 09:00                             Registration & coffee break
09:00 - 09:30 Welcoming speech / Presentation of mentors and the jury / Clarification of rules
09:30 - 12:00 Hacking
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 18:00 Hacking
18:00 - 19:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:30 Hacking
21:30 - 22:30 Happy hour
23:00 Door closes

More details about the event can be found here. At the moment of publication, Viberate market parameters are as follows:

Average price 0.131646 USD
Market cap 22,299,051 USD
Volume (24H) 2,735,180 USD

Bitfury to Unveil BTC's Lightning Network Tools

An open-sourced LN wallet, software and hardware payment acceptance solutions, etc
23 January 2019   77

Bitfury Group presented a number of tools designed to foster the development of the Lightning Network (LN), CoinDesk reports.

Among them: an open-sourced LN wallet, software and hardware payment acceptance solutions for merchants and payment processing. The company also introduced tools for developers and an open-source LN node called The Peach.

According to Bitfury representatives, all these tools are designed to make working with a second-level network easier and more convenient for companies and ordinary users. New products created by the Lightning Peach team.

By providing these products to the market, Bitfury is encouraging worldwide adoption of this technology and providing unparalleled support to consumers and merchants.

Valery Vavilov

CEO, Bitfury

Among other things, last week Bitfury added support for LN solutions on the BTCBIT cryptocurrency exchange.