Bitcoin Association for BSV Zero-Knowledge Hackathon winners share $45,000 in cash prize

House” Press Releases” Bitcoin Association for BSV Zero-Knowledge Hackathon winners share $45,000 in cash prize

Zug Switzerland, 21 December 2022: Bitcoin Association for BSV, in collaboration with sCrypt, is delighted to reveal that evaluating for the first-ever BSV Zero-Knowledge Hackathon is now total and we have our winners!

The hackathon was targeted at motivating designers to develop brand-new applications utilizing zero-knowledge evidence (ZKPs) while growing the BSV neighborhood.

A zero-knowledge evidence lets one celebration (a prover) who declares to understand a trick, persuade another celebration (a verifier) that the claim stands, whilst not exposing the trick. Due to the fact that of the hiding nature of ZKP, it can be utilized in a lot of cases where personal privacy is preferable. It can likewise be utilized as a structure block to build more advanced procedures.

The hackathon showed to be a frustrating success with more than 920 individuals and 60 submissions got covering a variety of topics and utilize cases.

The winning designers were picked by a list of all-star judges, consisting of:

  • Dr Craig S. Wright– Chief Scientist, nChain & & Founder of SVPool
  • Dr Jack Rogers– Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Exeter
  • Jens Groth– Director of Research at DFINITY Honorary Professor at Department of Computer Science at UCL
  • Jad Wahab– Director of Engineering at BSV Blockchain Association
  • Xiaohui Liu– sCrypt Inc Founder and CEO.
  • Dr Enrique Larraia

Congratulations to our winners

The leading 3 submissions are:

  • First location: BLS12-381 library– sent by Walker Step
  • Second location: ZkBaguette– sent by Nikamoto S
  • 3rd location: ZK Minesweeper– sent by Mihael Šinkec
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Congratulations to our leading 3 designers who take house their share of $45,000 in cryptocurrency rewards. We likewise want to extend a thank you to everybody who sent a task to the hackathon and assisted explore this crucial subject even more.

Lots of exceptional submissions were gotten, making it hard to narrow it down to simply 3 winners, and we motivate all individuals to participate in the next hackathon. You can discover a gallery of all sent tasks here.

About the Bitcoin Association for BSV

Bitcoin Association for BSV is a non-profit association (Verein) in Switzerland and the international market organisation which advances Bitcoin SV (BSV). It combines business, start-up endeavors, designers, merchants, exchanges, company, blockchain deal processors (miners), and others in the Bitcoin SV community.

The Association supports Bitcoin SV as the initial Bitcoin, with a steady procedure and enormous scaling roadmap to ending up being the world’s brand-new cash and international blockchain for business. The organisation looks for to develop a regulation-friendly community that promotes legal conduct while motivating digital currency and blockchain development.

Lightning Sharks on behalf of Bitcoin Association for BSV
Secret contact: Haris Khan
Email: [email protected]
Mobile:+44 (0) 7503 581 563

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