On September 17–19, our team at Hypotenuse Labs came back from a weekend of judging, mentoring, giving our prizes, and presenting workshops for students at Hack the North 2021!

Most of our team members (and our entire founding team) are alums from the University of Waterloo where Hack the North…


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Introduction

We are excited to announce the creation of an open-source oracles framework for DFINITY’s Internet Computer (IC)!

This…


“I’ll go swap with AlgoSwap!”

Disclaimer: decentralized finance (DeFi) is a rapidly-changing field. Because of this, information in this post may go out of date. This blog post is not financial or legal advice of any sort.

Introduction

We are excited to introduce AlgoSwap, a decentralized exchange protocol for the Algorand blockchain. It enables traders to…


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tl;dr Optical Character Recognition (OCR) can help turn your scanned documents into useful data, automate your manual processes, and save massive amounts of time and effort.

Sounds straightforward — but what actually goes…


TL;DR: In 2 weeks, we built an open-source live feed of Chia Network’s Keybase community. Check it out here!

Overview

Chia Network is a “decentralized open source global blockchain which is less wasteful, more decentralized, and more secure”. It was founded by Bram Cohen, the creator of BitTorrent.

Building a strong…


A fun tale of when software is much easier said than done.

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TL;DR: “Just read in data from Excel files. Easy!” We were wrong. When geometry, image analysis, and a little creativity come together to save a client countless hours of struggle.

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