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Ontology holds Tokyo Hackathon with Microsoft
The Ontology Tokyo Hackathon was held December 8th-9th, 2018. Ontology partnered with Microsoft and LayerX for the hackathon, which attracted several teams of developers from different technical backgrounds and industries. Special thanks to the venue provider Eureka for their support.
Following speeches by LI Jun and Kazumi Hirose, Ontology Senior Software Engineer TAN Yuan talked about Ontology technology in detail and welcomed developers to make full use of the Ontology blockchain dApp development framework Punica, SDKs, smart contracts, and other open-source technology to realize their ideas.
After a 24-hour programming marathon, the contestants presented their projects, which included passwords management, food security traceability, reputation evaluation, identity verification, and digital asset management. Below we introduce a few of the projects.
Nick from the ONT ONE team gave a presentation on their Ontology-powered digital asset management application. He believes many people in the technology and business fields want to use blockchain technology, but are discouraged by its complexity. Therefore, the team wanted to create a “gateway to the smart economy”, providing desktop and mobile applications to help people from all walks of life achieve secure and reliable digital asset management.
By pointing out the common issue of forgetting to take out one’s ID card, the next contestants proposed a digital identity based on Ontology’s decentralized identity protocol ONT ID, which can identify and authenticate all the aspects of our identity we use and be accessed wherever we go.
Food security is a problem that cannot be ignored. The Hokago Yureru Neko (放課後揺れるネコ) team admitted their inspiration comes from the fact several members are foodies and they see the need to trace meat quality using blockchain. By attaching ...
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