NEARWEEK EDITION #18
9 – 15 AUG 2021 🌐
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Big things around the ecosystem:
- MAJOR MILESTONES: NEAR Twitter hit 100k and 20M transactions
- NEARLegalGuild: The Legal Basics of DAOs
- NearPad closed a $2m seed round for the development of a DAO-led DeFi hub on Aurora!
- Filecoin and NEAR launched a $300k grants program to accelerate growth of web3 stack.
- $REF farming contract was exploited by several users.
NEAR’s week by the numbers:
- Total transactions: 20,635,071
- Total accounts: 538,548
- Weekly active accounts: 66851
- Monthly active developers: 597
- SputnikDAO metrics:
- Total distributed all-time: 491,387 $NEAR
- Total transactions: 9811
- Total DAOs: 173
- TVL: 210,318 $NEAR
- Community Squad DAO metrics:
- Total distributed last week: 28,423 $NEAR
- Weekly number of approved proposals: 7
- Sputnik / Astro update
- SputnikDAO v2.0 has some adoptive contract specialities.
- The most recently approved payout proposals on NEAR Protocol.
- Thinking of launching a DAO? Here’s a guide for launching your 1st DAO
- A bug in a recently deployed hotfix to the $REF farming contract was exploited by several users – up to 1,000,000 REF and 580,000 NEAR were affected.
- Here’s what’s going to happen over the next few days.
- Reports have been filed with local law enforcement, and these accounts have been identified and blocked at exchanges.
- Take a look at the tokenomics of $REF as proposed by the DAO.
- Everything you need to know about Metapool Liquid Staking Solution by Silicon Craftsmen
- Cheddar is building a loyalty network for the ecosystem. Check it out!
- Forgot how the NearPad roadmap looks like? Have another look here!
- How to swap $wNEAR to $NEAR.
- Developer office hours are live! Go check it out.
- Latest DevRel update is available here.
- Watch the latest Dev Platform Sync here.
- Read the latest Dev Platform, Wallet and Node Experience Team updates here.
- Check the NEPs Github here.
- Director of DevRel Matt Lockyer spoke at The NFT Experience by GeniusNft
- Learn NEAR in a Community-based initiative: videos bound to make your NEAR journey so much easier!
- Looking for a good introduction to start building on NEAR? Check out NEAR Onboarding Bootcamp!
- Dev tooling infographic and thread.
- NEAR Global Hackathons with up to $1M prizes: NEAR is partnering with ecosystem partners. You bring an idea related to your product. NEAR brings the prize!
- Establish a City Hack Node and support the hackathon series!
- Check out the first update from NEAR Foundation’s Grants Program.
- Check out last week’s update from NEAR Foundation’s Ecosystem Success team.
- Layer2 hackathon: Challenge & Bounty Announcement.
- OWS Rewards and Opportunities August.
- OWC is officially accepting applications for BATCH III now! Batch III will start in September.
- The “Creators of the Blockchain” OWS program has officially launched.
- “Learn & Earn Series- NEAR” Quiz 2 with Bitmart.
- FirstBlood and NEAR will host a Call of Duty Warzone Tournament with a $60,000 prize pool starting Aug. 8.
- Congratulations to Team Different Breed for winning the first NEARzone Warzone Tournament!
- Game jam by Js13kGames – Join the decentralization category and win $NEAR 13 Aug. – 13 Sep.
- NEAR and Octopus party on the Metaverse Aug. 17.
- Paras Card4Card is back Aug. 20-24.
- OCT Network is launching their $OCT sale on Skyward Finance Aug. 22.
- Metapool liquid staking on NEAR blockchain (stNEAR) Aug. 23.
- NEAR August Town Hall features Humanguild, Paras and Mintbase Aug. 26
- It’s time for MetaBUIDL Hackathon with NEAR. The infrastructure is ready to onboard the next billion users to Web3 – $1MIO in prizes!. Aug. 27.
- Gaming development update from Human Guild
- Human Guild is sponsoring this year’s Js13kGames: a yearly competition where JS and html5 game developers compete for prizes!
- commoNEAR – Poetry from NEAR Philippines.
- Go follow Merchants of NEAR and stay up to date on price analysis on $NEAR.
- Merchants of NEAR August contest is now live.
- Check out the newest version of NEAR VISION. It’s full of updates on the ecosystem!
- A thought on how future games will be developed on web3 by Aliaksandr Hudzilin
- NEAR Core Engineering update available here.
- Take a look at the educational platforms of NEAR.
- Don’t forget to support your local oracle!
- Coin98 NEAR onepager.
- BEWARE!! There is a FAKE Flux Token airdrop circulating.
- Also fluxprotocol.org is the only official domain for Flux.
- Illia Polosukhin at the 4th Ethereum Community Conference: Enemies and Friends in The World of Crypto.
- Itsmyne startup has officially partnered with NEAR. They are building the world’s 1st climate-neutral, social+ marketplace for official sports NFTs using Aurora EVM.
- ITSMYNE DAO was created for the management of Guild-related initiatives on SputnikDAO.
- Interested in launching a new NFT collection on NEAR? HypeDAO wants more artists to feature.
- ONIROSCOPE – an art collaboration by RenderedFlesh & spacedivers.
- Don’t forget to check out the new initiative: CreatebaseThursday.
- More and more music tracks are starting to appear at Mintbase.
- For NEAR-NFT enthusiast NEAR RU is hosting a NFT contest
- NEAR Crowd celebrating 1,000,000 tasks labeled, in just under 4 months.
- Watch the latest Aurora update here or read it here.
Open jobs in the NEARverse:
Join the ecosystem:
- Check out the NEAR Blockchain Concepts playlist on YouTube.
- Find out about the NEAR forum and take your first step into the community here.
- Play-to-earn on NEAR Ecosystem
- Here’s a step-by-step guide demonstrating how to stake $NEAR and earn rewards.
- Want to earn $$$? Check out these options on NEAR.
- NEAR community metrics update here.
- NEAR’s community team update here.
- NEARIAN’s weekly recap
- NEAR Daily’s weekly recap
- NEAR Mates’ weekly recap
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