Pakistani tech entrepreneur gleams at international level
July 9th, 2015 | Ahsan Jamil | No Comments
STAFF REPORT LHR: Amin Shah Gillani, an inspiring young entrepreneur hailing from Lahore has won a global competition Coinbase Bitcoin hackathon, BitHack v2. This was the second global Bitcoin hackathon. He was given reward money of $10000, apart from it he is given an opportunity to work with Silicon Valley in their BOOST VC accelerator program. Amin is known for his venture Payload, a project incubated at Plan9 (largest tech incubator of Pakistan).
The company received as many as 300 entries for the competition from around the globe. Amin`s project Mailman helped him win the competition. The project is fundamentally an email paywall system that enables consumers to reward timely email replies with Bitcoin. In case of failure in receiving reply, the consumer gets his reward back. The project uses Blockchain technology that accounts to filter spam emails.
Short Link: https://www.technologytimes.pk/?p=13794