Status.im Announces $25,000 Global Hackathon and an Experimental API, supported by BlockGeeks

Status.im Announces $25,000 Global Hackathon and an Experimental API, supported by BlockGeeks

Ameer Rosic
05/26/17 10:04 AM 2017-05-26 10:04:27
Status is a mobile Ethereum operating system that runs on iOS and Android devices. This week, they announced their experimental API that lets outside developers build mobile-friendly distributed appli

available for desktop clients like Mist and Metamask. The Status team is hoping they can entice developers to make their DApps mobile-compatible. After all, most people these days spend more time on their smartphone than their laptop. They’re offering a special prize in the hackathon for the “Best Mobile Conversion”.

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Status as a concept is akin to the that of WeChat, a popular messaging app in China. However, Status is the first Ethereum mobile client that’s decentralized and built on a Web 3.0 stack. Utilizing the

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