LikeCoin aims to reinvent the Like by realigning creativity and reward. We enable attribution and cross-application collaboration on creative contents. With a reinvented Like button and our unique LikeRank algorithm, we trace content footprint and reward content creators by Proof of Creativity mechanism.Introductory video: https://youtu.be/28spMOgMs3o
Start Date
May 07 2018
End Date
May 21 2018
Start Bonus
Funding Goal
Art & Music
kin ko

Product Designer; Founder; Chief (when one is needed). kin is an Internet veteran who in 1999 founded game developer Lakoo, backed by Tencent and Sequoia Capital. He stepped down after 18 years of operation mostly in China and started LikeCoin Foundation in Hong Kong in 2017. kin’s mixed background of Computer Engineering and Social Science reflected his strong belief that technology and humanity cannot and should never be divided.

Aludirk Wong

System Architect. In his 10+ years of experience as a software engineer, Aludirk has a specific focus on system design and software development methodologies. He was a core developer of a live dealer online casino system and has been in charge a massively multiplayer online game development. Aludirk is obsessed with blockchain and machine learning research in recent years.

Jacky Ko

CMO. Jacky was the founder of Octius Company Limited, the market leader in Hong Kong in retail merchandising services. With more than 16 years in merchandising services like visual display management, retail audit and POSM arrangement, Octius is the top player in the HK market with long term clients including Unilever, Mead Johnson, Abbott, Reckitt Benckiser, Frieslandfood, GSK, BAT, J&J, AMOY, Hawley & Hazel etc.

William Chong

Full Stack Developer. B.Sc in Computer Science, CUHK. Likes to try out edgy technologies and hack things together in his free time. Also likes to spend time on DevOp when he is procrastinating feature development.

Chung Wu

Blockchain Developer. Being called Satoshi in the team, Chung has strong passion on cryptography and is now focusing on blockchain technologies. He treats 24 reading whitepapers as entertainment in his spare time. Chung holds a M.Sc in Computer Science, Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Michael Cheung

Full Stack Developer. B.Sc in Computer Science, CUHK. Michael mainly supports data logging, searching and analytics of the team's application. On weekends, Michael likes playing Chinese chess and board games.

Edmond Yu

Operation Manager. Exited from Cloud Pillar, a web and mobile solution consultancy Edmond cofounded, he cofounded oice, a visual novel editor which turned into a LikeCoin DApp. Edmond is an entrepreneur with 20-year startup experience in IT and telecom field.

Simon But

Growth Hacker. Asking himself “what games are” all his life, SimonB founded firepillar2, an indie game development group, when he’s studying in the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He strongly believes creative works make life better.

David Ng

Full Stack Developer. David is an engineer who understands design, with a passion on UX/UI and motion design. David is graduated from HKBU with a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science

Miles Wong

Full Stack Developer. Miles is an enthusiastic software engineer in web and application development. He is familiar with both frontend and backend technologies. Miles holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from HKUST.

Joshua Lo

UX Designer. Joshua is a fullstack designer with over 10-year experience. After his study in Hong Kong and Berlin, he founded Buliuming in 2012, a design consultancy specialized on infographic and UX/UI design. Clients include The Bank of East Asia, HAECO, Pico and YouGov.

Jacky Chu

early investor of BTC, ETH, IOTA, VEN and ARDR; venture investor in China; Founder of Pad for Hope Foundation; member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Jacky previously worked in Transaction Services at KPMG and management consultant at IMS Health. Graduated from UBC EECE and HK CUMBA, Jacky is endeavoring to use data technology to transform the charity sector.

Bonita Wang

Founder of iDonate, the first charity rating site in Hong Kong which measures the operating efficiency and fund needs based on audited reports and public information of charities. Bonita has Big4 and private equity experiences. She holds a Master of Science in Investment Management from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Ohio State University.

Alex Lau

Blockchain OpenSource Advisor of CyberMiles, Webank and TruBuzz; R&D Engineering Consultant of SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage; establish BCOS Community Non-Profile Chapter for WeBank.

Dr. Haggen So

Founder and President of Hong Kong Creative Open Technology Association; Project Manager of the Creative Commons Hong Kong; active in global movements such as Creative Commons, One Laptop Per Child and GNOME.

Issac Mao

Founder of Musicoin; Founder of CNBlogs.org; Project Lead of iCommons China, Creative Commons China Team.

Jon Phillips

an open source-developer, artist, designer, writer, lecturer, and has over 12 years experience in creating communities. Community director of GNU social; Founder of Openclipart; developer of Inkscape; Founder of Qi copyleft hardware.

Annie Zhang

Editor in Chief of Initium Media; Deputy Chief Editor at City Magazine; Executive Chief Editor of iSun Affairs.

Harry Xiao

Founder of Meshbox; Founder of Downjoy.

Heatherm Huang

Founder of Measurable Token and MailTime.

Greg Sung

Founder of OneSky; Founder of anobii.