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$125K is up for grabs in the Money20/20 Blockchain sponsored hackathon

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We’re very excited to announce that Blockchain will be sponsoring the upcoming Money20/20 Hackathon, which will be taking place in sunny Las Vegas, November 2nd – 6th, 2014.

**36HRS and $125K
**
The Money20/20 Hackathon brings together hundreds of talented developers, designers and entrepreneurs to compete over 36 hours by building amazing FinTech applications using APIs, SDKs and other tools from 10 of today’s biggest innovators in Payments and Financial Services.

There will be 10 winning teams that come out of the Money20/20 Hackathon, in total cash prizes will be doled out to the tune of $125,000!

CoinFire caught up with Blockchain CEO Nic Cary, who had this to say about the event:

“What’s exciting for Blockchain about participating in Money20/20 is being able to provide the most reputable, complete, reliable and fastest Bitcoin API product suite in the industry, which leading developers and creative minds can use to build software that will change the future of the payments industry. We are already the industry leading provider of APIs for thousands of Enterprise Bitcoin businesses, and we look forward to being that same partner for thousands more to come.”

For more information about the Money20/20 Hackathon and to register or sponsor, visit money2020.com/money2020-hackathon. For more information about the Blockchain API, visit blockchain.info/api.