6 days ago

Early Submission Prize - $1,000

There’s about one month remaining in the Kin Crypto Challenge! Submissions are due October 14th at 5:00PM ET -- but don’t wait till the last minute! The first 5 eligible submissions will earn $1,000 USD. 

Start your submission, review the Kin documentation, and make sure your app meets the requirements. Remember, to be eligible your app must be live on the Google Play or Apple App store.

We can’t wait to see what you come up with!

(Participants in Toronto, Canada -- join us at GA Toronto on September 19th to learn more about the Kin Ecosystem.

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13 days ago

Kin Crypto Challenge: Week 4

There are just four weeks remaining until Kin Crypto Challenge submissions are due. Make sure you’re ready to submit by October 14 before 5pm EDT. 

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, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: Once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to our submission form

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23 days ago

Fun Hack Fact Friday

Did you know?!

We have sample apps for both our iOS and Android SDKs?  Each of these sample apps provides the full spectrum of functionality for our Client SDKs.  Just a side note that these sample apps are wired up for the Test environment and use Friendbot in place of a backend server for creating and funding accounts.

Functionality Demonstrated In Sample Apps:

  • Creating an account on the client
  • Onboarding account to the blockchain (using friendbot)
  • Sending a transactions
  • Retrieving Balance
  • Retrieving minimum blockchain fee
  • Listening for successful payment
  • Listening for successful account creation

One of the best ways…

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28 days ago

New Product and Design Tools for Kin Developers

Take your mobile app to the next level by learning from others and checking out some design best practices for integrating Kin. Here are some tools to get you started:

  • The Product Playbook can help you get started with designing your Kin experiences and includes guidelines on pricing and design.
  • The design assets google drive contains assets and docs for helping onboard your users to Kin and start appreciating each other.

Questions?

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


about 1 month ago

Connect with other developers & earn Kin

Whether or not you have started building your project, the Official Kin Developer Community Discord is the perfect place to connect with other developers!

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also ask the Devpost and Kin team questions.

As a bonus — by joining the Kin Dev Community you'll be completing a Mini Challenge. Check out all the opportunities you have to earn Kin throughout the Kin Crypto Challenge and what steps you need to take. 

Looking for a team? You can search the challenge Participants

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