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McCardi - Ethereum eGift Cards





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{"ops":[{"insert":"Simple way to buy a virtual gift card for someone who is not in the crypto space, but you would like them to dive in.\n\nThe process is pretty straightforward:\nPick a card cover of our authentic designs"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Then choose the value in USD you want to gift (5, 10, 20, 50)"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Fund smart contract with Ethereum, that will be instantly converted to DAI, and stored in contract until the lucky person you gift it to redeems it"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Share the love"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Then the giftee can redeem the card at any time, specifying their Ethereum address, and smartcontract will release the amount of Ethereum worth value on the card. Person does not have to have Ethereum on their account, because buyer pre-funds the gas station requests, that will release locked on behalf of the giftee"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nThere are numerous ways to improve the idea, like:\nAdd more storage and release options (ETH/DAI/USDT/ERC-721/etc)"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Make actual printed cards to sell in every corner store"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Add fiat gateway to purchase cards"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Make corporate accounts, where gift cards can be accepted as partial/full payments for 3rd party services"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nHowever, it was decided to go with minimal yet very simple and understandable functionality and pleasant design to bring positive onboarding experience for people not yet in crypto space.\n\nWe are a team of three people:\nDavid - "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-s-7aa72940/"},"insert":"https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-s-7aa72940"},{"insert":" 6y Python developer, Backend Engineer"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Elena - "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://github.com/elenapan"},"insert":"https://github.com/elenapan"},{"insert":" - CS and Electrical Engineering graduate, Frontend Developer"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"Olya - "},{"attributes":{"link":"https://www.shori.ru/"},"insert":"https://www.shori.ru"},{"insert":" Graphics Designer, Artist"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nBy our estimates, we will finish MVP in 1-2 months time, and hoping Gitcoin grant will help us free up some time to push this little project we are so passionate about to production (Mainnet). In case there will be substantial interest, we will progress further with advancing the functionality, making new awesome card designs, and attracting more people to Ethereum!\n"}]}

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