Issue #11: Encode Summer Hackathon and Devsnest Bootcamp
Encode x Solana Hackathon, Devsnest 12-week bootcamp, compression, Token22, Soul Abstraction, Solana Summer Fest, and The Next Billion podcast.
🌞 Encode Summer Hackathon Schedule
The Encode Summer Hackathon sponsored by the Solana foundation kicks off next week!
(I’m excited for this one since I’ll be submitting my own project Vanward!)
Whether you’re taking part or not, Encode is hosting a set of informative events for all Solana developers:
If you’re taking part, please let me know! I want to do a roundup of projects being entered.
🏫 Devsnest 12-Week Solana Bootcamp
Devsnest Tech School is hosting a 12 week Comprehensive Solana Bootcamp covering everything from Front-end development, NFT's, Rust, PDAs, Anchor, and a lot more.
It’s free and targeted to new developers or those just getting started in Web3 with:
Regular Live sessions
Build Dapps and 5+ Projects
Peer Learning in Groups
Tech Talks and Sessions with Experts
Freelancing, Internship and Potential Job Opportunities with top organizations
30k Discord mommunity
The bootcamp kicks off on July 1, and ends with a capstone project and action-packed demo day.
💎 Solana Developer News
How compression On Solana is a game changer for NFT Scalability - Article
What You Need To Know About Token22 - YouTube
Deep dive into the process of building blocks in the Solana Labs validator - Article
WTF is Mad Lads xNFT Soul Abstraction? - Tweet
An Introduction to Account Abstraction: Solana vs. Ethereum - Article
Light Protocol’s private UTXO model explained - Tweet
The ultimate Airdrop toolkit for Solana founders - Article
Glasss Protocol stops development on Solana in shift to Ethereum - Article
SIMD-0052: Add Transaction Proof and Block Merkle for Light Clients is the first step to implementing a light client for Solana from Tinydancer - Tweet
⚙️ Tools & Resources
sns-sdk crate provides everything you need to integrate Bonfida’s Solana Name Service (SNS) and for resolving domain ownership and records.
Tachyon is an advanced math library for Solana.
cNFT_airdropper is a CLI example to airdrop compressed NFTs.
solana-durable-nonces provide an opportunity to create and sign a transaction that can be submitted at any point in the future.
Add Transaction Proof and Block Merkle for Light Clients is the first step to implementing a light client for Solana from Tinydancer.
Solana Summer Fest
August 4-6, 2023
The Solana Foundation and blockchain ticketing company Rove are hosting Solana Summer Fest in Nashville this August.
You’ll be able to buy NFT tickets with credit cards or tokens and use the Rove app to get access to events.
🎙️ Listen to This…
The Next Billion
In this episode, Superteam DAO co-founder Kash Dhanda shares his unconventional journey from studying political philosophy to becoming involved in cryptocurrency and entrepreneurship.
Kash explains the motivation behind creating Superteam DAO, which focuses on emerging markets and leveraging community and crypto-economic incentives.
He mentions that Superteam aims to cultivate diverse talents and empower individuals to become financially independent while providing support through grants and bounties.
Thanks for reading ✌️
I hope you found something useful here! If you have any suggestions or feedback just let me know what you think.