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Probably Nothing 122: 2x DevNTell + 50 Free Conensus Passes

This week, we have a whole bunch of goodies for you!

First, a new Meet the Members episode, where you learn more about D_D members, what they do, and who their Web3 crush is.

Since we missed an episode of DevNTell, we'll give you two this week to make up for it!

If you want to build and host a frontend for your DApp, get hyped for our Arweave 101 track on D_D Academy.

Oh, and we have 50 free developer passes for Consensus!

Sponsor: AR.IO

This week's issue of Probably Nothing is brought to you by AR.IO. The decentralized gateway network for Arweave. If you have ever asked yourself how to host your DApp frontend, AR.IO is the answer. Just build a SPA with your favorite framework and upload it to Arweave. It will be permanently hosted by AR.IO nodes worldwide.

You can access it via a D_D node very soon, so keep your eyes peeled!

Upcoming Events

Meet the Members: Episode 7

Learn a little about @nazeeh21 as he enters the arena with @wc49358.

Episode 7 will air on Tuesday, May 28, at 3 pm UTC.

Join us on live on YouTube!

If you want to be a guest in the show, sign up to participate and be seen

DevNTell: Telemetree, the Telegram Mini App analytics service

​In the TON episode of DevNTell Chris Cherniakov the founder of Telemetree will demoed Telemetree. Telemetree helps businesses acquire more users from Telegram with the help of their product analytics, user profiling, and robust ad targeting.

​Viewers of this DevNTell will learn more about Telegram Mini Apps and the TON blockchain. In this episode, we'll go over the common challenges around creating dApps and how Telegram as a platform transforms the way you onboard users.

Join us this Wednesday, May 29, at 3:30 pm UTC.

Register here.

DevNTell: Push Protocol

​The Push Protocol episode of DevNTell Siddesh (Developer Relations Engineer) from Push Protocol will explain Push Protocol. Push Protocol is a web3-native communication protocol that enables cross-chain notifications and messaging, group chat, video, and more for dApps, wallets, and services.

​Viewers of this DevNTell will learn how to add native Web3 messaging and notification support to their dApp with the Push Protocol.

Join us this Friday, May 31, at 3:30 pm UTC.

Register here.

This episode is sponsored by CoinDesk

Consensus is the largest and most established global hub for crypto, blockchain, and Web3. Get your $299 Developer Pass today to connect with the industry’s largest concentration of blockchain builders and learn directly from the top chains and protocols. The first 30 people to register can save 20% with code DEVDAO.

👩🏼‍💻👩🏽‍💻 EasyA Consensus Hackathon

This year, Consensys is hosting an in-person hackathon with EasyA, the world's number one Web3 learning app. This three-day, multi-chain IRL hackathon will attract the world’s best developers to build the future of Web3 and raise funding for their projects. Projects launched by EasyA alumni are valued at over $2.5 billion. The EasyA Consensus hackathon will be 2024's most important hackathon yet.

We have a few remaining spots left for hackers, so if you're excited about participating, sign up here!

👩🏾‍💻TON Open League Hackathon

In case you missed it, check out our Twitter space with TON this week, where we riff on why TON is an excellent opportunity for builders, with their ongoing $2 million hackathon and 13 IRL Bootcamps running around the world with an extra 5k in prizes per location. 

$2,000,000 USD in prizes

13 IRL Bootcamps 

3 weeks until June 15th

Hackathon Details:

  • 8 weeks to onboard, learn and build on TON, with over $2m in prizes, IRL boot camps, and Fast-track to long-term support and investment.

  • Over the next few weeks, @ton_society will host 13 IRL Bootcamps in Europe and Asia, with an additional $5k in prizes for each. Find the event in your city and register

  • Compete on merit, get distribution to 800m+ of @telegram users, liquidity for your token, grants and more.

  • Join a HUGE initiative from the TON Foundation, distributing over $160m over 3 months to grow the ecosystem.

  • A chance to present your project at TON’s yearly Gateway conference in Dubai in November.

Register to hack and make sure to sign up for the boot camps opening this week in Taiwan, St Petersbergm Belgrade and Berlin if you're a local to these locations.

Taipei bootcamp

Saint Petersburg bootcamp

Belgrade bootcamp 

Berlin bootcamp

Register here to get involved in the TON Open League Hackathon. Bounties & Jobs

50 Free Developer Passes to Consensus 2024 for Grab

Are you excited and looking forward to Consensus but couldn’t get a ticket? Our friends at CoinDesk are giving away 50 free Developer Passes to D_D members for Consensus 2024.

Use this link to secure your FREE pass using Promo Code: DeveloperDao. Note the Code is usable on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Consensus is the largest and most established global hub for all things crypto, blockchain and Web3 and will be held from May 29 - 31 in Austin, Texas. Get your FREE Developer Pass today to connect with the industry’s largest concentration of blockchain builders, and learn directly from the top chains and protocols.

🥜PeanutProtocol Bounties

Earn 1,200 USDC for building React components using Peanut SDK, enabling token swaps on-chain, and more! 

TalentLayer Bounty 

Earn 500 USDC bounty for building an ENS domain resolver for TalentLayer IDs!


Are you hiring? Then, turn online Web3 communities into your personal talent clouds with Developer DAO & Eden!

For info, please talk to Tom Husson; limited spots are available during Eden’s beta.

🤝 Community Highlights

Apologies for not presenting DevNTell as advertised on May 24, this was due to unforeseen circumstances. DevNTell with Morph, the Consumer Blockchain will be presented on June 21.

Meet the Members: Episode 6

@_olanetsoft is a seasoned developer with five years of experience. He began coding during his final year of studying Electrical and Electronics Engineering at university. In 2020, he became a member of the D_D community and founded @Web3Afrika, a community that connects builders across Africa. Currently, he works in Web3 as a Devrel with @AxelarNetwork

Watch the full episode here.

Other Community News

Ecosystem News

Kabosu (the Doge) passed away

The internet-famous dog behind the iconic "Doge" meme has died. Her NFT campaign resulted in the donation of $4M in proceeds to help build schools in developing countries.

Trump Pledges to Free Silk Road Creator Ross Ulbricht If Re-Elected

Donald J. Trump has pledged to commute Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht’s life sentence to time served if he’s re-elected president.

SEC Approves Spot Ethereum ETFs in Landmark Decision

The SEC has approved trading of eight Ethereum-backed ETFs on exchanges including NYSE Arca, Nasdaq, and Cboe BZX, signalling the agency's view of Ether as a commodity and boosting ETH's price volatility.

Analysts Predict ETH Price Will Shoot to at Least $6,000 Following ETF Approval

Analysts predict Ethereum could reach at least $6,000 following the SEC's approval of a spot Ethereum ETF, with expectations of significant institutional investment driving further price increases.

Bitcoin Miner Marathon Digital Signs Deal With Kenya to Invest in Green Energy Projects

Marathon Digital has partnered with Kenya's Ministry of Energy and Petroleum to invest over $80 million in developing the country's energy infrastructure, focusing on monetizing stranded energy and enhancing renewable energy management.

Initiative Updates

Upcoming Launch: Arweave 101 Track on D_D Academy

@K4y1s has been busy cooking our latest educational content on @devdao_academy with @ar_io_network.

Details of the track are:

  • Zero to frontend builder on @ArweaveEco

  • Ship 2 projects and learn how to host your own @ar_io_network gateway

  • Earn EXPerience tokens via quests

The first 3 lessons drop this week!

D_D Academy contains high-quality developer content that helps you level up your Web3 skills. Check out our courses and leap into your Web3 career.



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