NEARWEEK EDITION #30
1 – 7 NOV 2021 🌐
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Big things around the ecosystem:
- Check out the NEARCON megathread!
- How DeFi on NEAR is helping combat climate change.
- COP26 week 1 roundup from the Open Forest Protocol delegation
- NEAR got listed on Bitrue and Token Terminal.
- First Octopus appchain, DeBio Network, launched IDO on Skyward Finance.
- DefiLlama now tracks the Aurora chain.
- Rainbow + Aurora bridges merged into one interface. Read more about the Rainbow Bridge 2.0 design details.
- What is Aurora? NEAR’s layer 2 smart contract explained on video.
- World’s rarest comic: Hash Rush to go on SALE on the Vorto Network store
- Gen C: A $50k bounty is up for grabs for the best brand revamp submission for Cheddar.
- Comic by Paras will launch 3 new titles this NEARvember.
- METAMON limited drop on Paras.
- MTVRS NEAR 2v2 Protoball tournament on Nov. 21. Prize pool $2k.
- SOTA NFT and gaming mag with its own 3d NFT gallery is live!
- NEAR Hub integrated login with testnet wallet! Check it out for yo self.
Source: NEAR Mates.
NEAR’s week by the numbers:
- Total transactions: 43,771,403
- Total accounts: 1,376,635
- Monthly active developers: 1444
MONTHLY ACTIVE DEVELOPERS OVERVIEW
NEAR Wallet week 44 Update:
- 1.32 million accounts, + 3.9%
- 241k users active in the last 30 days, + 7%
- Testing a new feature to retry transactions that fail for insufficient gas.
- SputnikDAO metrics:
- Total distributed all-time: 989,598 $NEAR
- Total transactions: 17633
- Total DAOs: 235
- TVL: 194,872 $NEAR
- The Business on NEAR DAO has launched! Share your ideas, refer projects, help build the NEAR Protocol ecosystem and get paid in $NEAR!
- Check out Pontoon DAO – Real-World-Asset index funds on NEAR.
- Skyward announced their DAO and Innovation zone. Read more here.
- AbleSwap is launching on November 15 on AVAX / NEAR mainnet.
- Ref Finance October review.
- The audit report for the OINDAO V3 by Certik is here!
- 200k $OCT airdrops for $DBIO Skyward Finance IDO.
- One-pager on Risk Swap: The first derivatives DEX running on NEAR.
- Snails Finance is here! The first StableCoin Swap using curve-like AMM on NEAR Protocol.
- Onomy Protocol is coming to NEAR – Easily mint, trade, and lend stablecoins cross-chain.
- NEAR Core Engineering weekly update.
- Includes dev platform, wallet, node experience, node interface, core, contract runtime and DevRel reports.
- Education Team weekly update.
- Want to learn how to design, build & deploy smart contracts on NEAR? Check out NEAR University’s free program!
- Validators: A new version of nearcore 1.22.0-rc.4 for Testnet has been released.
- NEAR Grants program (NGP) weekly update.
- NGP supports projects that share NEAR’s mission: to accelerate the world’s transition to open technologies by growing and enabling a community of developers and creators.
- Ecosystem Succes Team weekly update.
- NEAR awards MooPay $50k grant for it’s no-code payment gateway.
- Score a $50K contract if you can figure out how to turn NEAR’s ability to gift wallets to users, into a product!
- NEAR Foundation hired Chris Ghent to lead Global Brand and Communications efforts.
- Yahoo Finance covered DeBio Network’s public fundraise.
- OpenForestProtocol has the power to change the world! Check out Fred Fournier’s talk at NEARCON.
- Token Factory has been redesigned from scratch.
- QSTN is on a misson: Re-establish consumer control of data through a decentralized social platform.
- Join the NEAR Games community on Telegram.
- Metamon got over 1k sign ups for playtesting their Battle Royale game!
- Try a Croncat tutorial to claim a special croncat PixelDapps pixelpet!
- Next Creators podcast: Accelerating gaming in Web3 with DeFi Alliance & Will Robinson.
- Will Robinson is the Head of Accelerator at DeFi Alliance, a Web3 accelerator working to grow Web3 to 1 billion users
- A brief look at the OPGames and Yield Guild Partnership.
- Rise and Grind, NEAR ecosystem! is live everyday at 2pm CEST.
- Q&A ~ Open Web Contributors. Every week on Wednesday GMT+1
- Gen C – The virtual NEAR marketing conference and competition, Nov. 1-30, 2021.
- $AURORA IDO Nov. 4 – 17.
- METAMON limited drop on Paras Nov. 8-14.
- MTVRS NEAR 2v2 PROTOBALL TOURNAMENT Nov. 21
- DevRelCon 2021, Nov. 8-10.
- Science of Blockchain Conference (Stanford University) Jan. 24-26.
- Women of NEAR: Sofia The Sandbox Queen.
- Another AMA from NEAR Protocol Philippines about NFT for Filipino Artists on NEAR Protocol and Paras.
- NEAR Protocol Philippines interviewed Luis Freitas on Mintbase and 3XR
- The road to 1000 NEARPunk – Roadmap, drops and details.
- Generation Crypto AMA with Paras.
- Unique One Network is building its mothership chain on Substrate as an appchain on the Octopus Network!
- Catching up with Paras: weekly recap.
- NEAR NFT Club weekly recap.
Open jobs in the NEARverse:
- +25 Current job openings at NEAR – Apply and join the team now!
- + 10 current job openings at Aurora
- Cron Cat is looking for Growth Hackers and Agents
- OINFINANCE is hiring a communications strategist.
- Open Forest Protocol is hiring.
- 4NTS Guild is hiring more wordsmiths to assist in writing blog posts about the myriad of projects that are launching on NEAR.
- Capsule Social is still looking for candidates to lead content strategy.
- The NEAR Ecosystem is BOOMING and as one of the most promising crypto projects, it is running into a problem: IT NEEDS MORE PEOPLE. So go on and sign up to join the NEAR Ecosystem!!
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
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