Colendi Weekly Update | 19–25 November

Another busy week went by full of interviews, events, media participation and more. Let’s have a look at what we did after we have made our biggest product update so far by enrolling out the date for Colendi Beta Mobile dApp.

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Join Colendi ÐApp Beta Program!

We are thrilled to announce the commencement of our waitlist for Colendi Mobile Beta ÐApp as a native mobile client for Android and IOS users. Our ambition is to invite you to a developing beta project granting you free Colendi Score evaluations to establish the first basis of our growing user base.

We are working towards expanding the Colendi Project with you and give privileged early access to the beta application participants before the app is published publicly. As early adaptors you will therefore be able to enjoy Colendi’s unique services before anybody else. Feeding on your feedbacks and ideas composed along with your experience navigating our product we will present you the complete application in the near future.

Colendi is offering you IOS and Android mobile application. This is a newer version of the Alpha Web Application we had introduced before. To access this new mobile application (native client dApp), we invite you to register at the Beta waitlist. You may follow these steps in order to create your registration:

  1. Fill the form and leave account information
  2. Invite your friends to this Colendi Beta application using the same form.

In a few days’ time we will finalize all participation requests and send your way a link to download Colendi dApp from your play store or as a test flight app. While IOS users will see various instructions in program’s mail address and download the dApp over test flight, Android users can directly download it from play store by registration in the program.

In this native application, you will be able to get your decentralized digital identity Colendi ID. You may connect various data sources to create your first ever Colendi Score. We will be also able to integrate users’ smartphone data into the Colendi Score calculations for the first time.

In the Test interface you will be deposited test COD and ETH, which you will be able send and receive from each other. Even though your transactions are happening on the testnet, keep in mind the application enables you to keep your data private and safe. All the structure the use of smart contracts in order to satisfy a fully decentralized application.

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Colendi Card

One of the most important announcements of September was Colendi announcing the Colendi Card, which will open the doors to the incorporation of most common payment method to the Colendi application. Decades of consumer payment habits is now available in the Colendi platform where the users can acquire their physical Colendi Card and connect it to their Colendi ID and Colendi Score.

Colendi Card is considered to be a crucial element for Colendi adaptation in the communities where the old payment habits are relatively harder to transform. Considering people’s need to microfinancing and a comprehensive ecosystem, Colendi stands out with its abundant sources of finding the financing necessary and bring the platform personas together.

Colendi Card

“As an active part of the Colendi ecosystem, we couldn’t be more thrilled about the Colendi Card and the additional opportunities it provides for us,” said Mehmet Ozcelik, co-founder of restaurant point of sale software leader SambaPOS. “This will benefit us as it will offers better reach to our merchants as well as growing our overall merchant base with the easy-to-use Colendi Card and app.”

Financial inclusion of the next billion people is not an easy task, on the contrary it requires substantial work, exquisite analysis and a comprehensive approach that will touch the lives of many people from various cultures and backgrounds. Colendi Card fits perfectly to the business strategy to be one of the strong hands to introduce Colendi globally.

Events

- Colendi team has attended the XIV. Swiss Turkish Economic Forum in Istanbul. It was a very nice event for exposure and business networking, and it brought together the Swiss and Turkish for information on the blockchain as well.

- Colendi became a proud sponsor of Blockchain Venture Summit London which was held on 21st November. This was an executive level event for investors and founders with a limited capacity.

Colendi CEO and co-founder Bulent Tekmen also spoke at Blockchain Venture Summit. He participated in the panel of Enterprise Adaptation of Blockchain Applications.

Bulent Tekmen in Blockchain Venture Summit
Blockchain Venture Summit 2018

- Colendi attended a meetup in Istanbul Technical University and Colendi Lead Data Scientist Baran Koseoglu gave a presentation about the Colendş Score and the science background.

Baran Koseoglu on Colendi Score

Media

- Colendi’s participation in the XIV. Swiss Turkish Economic Forum received a lot of attention! As a Swiss based company, a lot of professionals were interested in funding out the Colendi’s Ecosystem on the blockchain.

Colendi Chief Financial Officer Fatih Sahal was interviewed by the local bitcoin media “Blockchain Türkiye”. Click here to watch Fatih as he explain’s Colendi, local blockchain situation and the future of regulatory aspects of the businesses.

We will keep on working hard for the Colendi Project and keep you updated. Keep following us!

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