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Smart Contract Hackathon Recap

Smart Contract Hackathon Recap

Oct 10th By Crystal Wiese In Hackathon

We wrapped up our second hackathon of the year with our Smart Contract Hackathon in Chicago September 29-30. Teams had 24 hours to create a smart contract solution using the Factom Blockchain.

How To Do Smart Contracts on Factom

How To Do Smart Contracts on Factom

Sep 26th By Crystal Wiese In Hackathon

Read more on how to think of Factom Smart Contracts as a game of Tic-Tac-Toe.

Factom Hackathon Recap

Factom Hackathon Recap

Jun 18th By Crystal Wiese In Hackathon

It has been a week since we kicked off the first hackathon exclusively hosted by Factom and we couldn’t be more proud of how it went. We learned a lot, we lost sleep and we spent this last week in retrospection. With over 100 attendees, we spotted some very bright, enthusiastic, and passionate developers who came to conquer paper.

September 2018 ANO Update

Posted: October 8, 2018 By Crystal Wiese In Technical Updates

September brings the first day of fall and a packed schedule for the Factom team. From Shanghai to San Francisco and Chicago, we traveled, coded and hustled the month away. 

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Why Factom is Perfect for Smart Contracts

Posted: September 24, 2018 By Crystal Wiese In Hackathon

With Factom, a smart contract only needs three things: an input, an output, and the rules that need to be followed in between. Initial and final states are stored immutably on chain. Rather than limiting you to a single number, Factom can accommodate any format of data because that's what Factom does best.

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Don’t Be Scared To Be First

Posted: August 15, 2018 By Courtney Roberts In Blockchain

Embracing new innovation can be scary. Of course, there is always a risk of failing. But there is a much bigger benefit to being an early adopter of a new technology, especially blockchain. 

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