Hic Et Nunc (HEN) is the largest NFT marketplace on Tezos and is growing rapidly.

A HEN NFT, token symbol OBJKT, is created on the HEN web marketplace through minting. Interestingly, there are many tools and alternate marketplaces for OBJKTs but not many alternate minters. Other marketplaces for HEN OBJKTs…


Hicdex is a Tezos indexer focused on Hic Et Nunc (HEN) NFTs and smart contracts activity.

Indexers play an essential role in providing quick and scalable access to the data persisted in blockchains. Indexers are the backbone of many apps and services in all blockchain ecosystems.

The hicdex developer, @marchingsquare


In part 2 of this series, I discussed how Hic Et Nunc (HEN) smart contracts are used for swapping and collecting NFTs.

In this third and last part of this series, I will go over the rest of the smart contract features that make HEN work.

Canceling

The GUI for canceling…


In part 1 of this series, I discussed how Hic Et Nunc (HEN) smart contracts are used for minting NFTs.

Due to an exploit, HEN had to deploy V2 versions of the smart contracts. Now, most of the HEN features are implemented using the V2 smart contracts.

I will also…


Hic Et Nunc (HEN) is an experimental non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace covering a wide range of visual art, interactive art, music, and animations from a diverse group of artists worldwide.

To create an NFT on HEN, an artist needs to go through a minting process which creates a record of…


At the end of 2020, I started learning 3D design using the open-source Blender creation suite. The last time I tried a 3D graphics tool was eight years ago when I used 3D Studio Max during a short-lived interest in 3D printing.

I don’t find 3D modeling that engaging, but…


Video can be a very effective way to use high-production visuals in your Interactive Canvas game for the Google Assistant. In a previous post, we discussed using video loops in an Interactive Canvas web app.

This post discusses the necessary steps to prepare video files and to write the JavaScript…


Using Interactive Canvas to create an Action for the Google Assistant combines the best of conversational interfaces with the rich visual capabilities of HTML.

We’ve been using Interactive Canvas for a while, experimenting with various ideas and working with partners to launch their Actions. Along the way, we’ve learned some…


At I/O this year, we announced Interactive Canvas, a new way to build immersive, full-screen experiences that combine the power of voice, visuals, and touch on Smart Displays and Android phones. Starting today, you can build and deploy your Interactive Canvas Action to users. …


In a previous post, I discussed the design and implementation of my Magnificent Escape game for the Google Assistant. I’ve received lots of questions regarding the code and the Dialogflow agent. So, I’ve decided to open source the game.

I’ll explain how the project is organized and also discuss the…

Leon Nicholls

Former Google Assistant Developer Relations Engineer

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