NEAR WEEK EDITION #6: 17 – 23 MAY 2021 🌐
Live on NEAR:
Mintbase has launched! 🎊
The NEAR Ecosystem:
- Flux Protocol has raised $10.3 million to build DeFi data infrastructure on NEAR . Take a look at what Flux is all about
- NearPad aims to be the flagship gateway for DeFi ecosystem on NEAR blockchain. Take a closer look at the roadmap here
- You can now stake $NEAR on ApeSwap
- Fake $AURORA token spotted – be careful out there and spread the warning!
- NEAR Protocol’s onboarding process is ridiculously slick according to jongold.eth
- A very short guide to OIN FINANCE
- A love letter to hip hop: The Universal Hip Hop Museum, built on NEAR
- NFT Perpetual Split Royalties: A Creator’s Primer
- NEAR is going to speak with Coindesk about the future of NEAR during the upcoming Consensus 2021 on May 24th at 4 PM ET. Register here
- 4NTS Guild sat down with Mimi Idada, Head of the Open Web Collective to discuss its past, present and future
- @zavodil_ru developed an amazing dashboard to track the volume of the Rainbow Bridge
- The Moloch DAO Handbook
- Open Web Sandbox rewards and opportunities for May
- Check out the top 10 NEAR dapps at Dapp Radar
- DeFiner announces partnership with Aurora
- Read Evgeny’s awesome review of Skyward Finance
- Mintbase has launched on NEAR! Check out the minting guide CODAME is sharing with artists
- Paras is teaming up with Galaxyonline.io and is looking at growing the NEAR gaming ecosystem.
- 4NTS Guild recently sat down with NEAR’s Alex Kouprin to discuss his new dapp on NEAR — near.bet
- Chek out NEAR Mates DeFi landscape infographic
- NEAR Dapps are emerging on Dapp Radar
Business / Regulation:
- The Defiant: DeFi Protocols Show Resilience in Stress Test
- Oddgems: Aurora removes a steep financial barrier to entry for users and developers.
- Read King NEAR’s great piece: Aurora is here
Stuff for Developers:
- Join the dev Telegram channel here
- Join the Discord server here
- Join the official forum here
- Ask questions via Stack Overflow using the “nearprotocol” tag
- Matt Lockyer: NEAR API Helper using @CloudflareDev Workers and “Lazy Minting” NFT Series on NEAR Protocol
- lightyagamoon.near delivers NEAR highlights for devs
- Learn how to use and build on NEAR Protocol with the NEAR Certified Developer Program at Learn NEAR
- NEAR Academy has launched on NEAR Protocol, as an immediate first step for developers to get involved in the NEAR Ecosystem. Read more here!
- Check out these great live contract reviews
- NEAR App examples on GitHub
- Developing Rust contracts on NEAR
- Rust library for writing NEAR smart contracts
- Rust language cheet sheet
- Tutorials on Figment Learn
- Instructions on how to create and play with a v2 Sputnik DAO
- If you’re experienced already check out these examples
- AngelDAOorg is interested in funding the development of a host of DeFi solutions including but not limited to a securitization and tranching protocol
- For all those interested in grants to help build out AS language support
- Check out the Development Dashboard, Apps catalogue & Grant Ideas (wiki) here!
- Open Web Collective partnership with @iosgvc to provide mentorship and capital to early-stage developers in the #Web3 ecosystem. Funding support up to $100k. Apply now!
- Figment Learn is giving away up to 2000 $NEAR to developers who create NEAR tutorials for Figment Learning during the hackathon
- Check out the India Accelerator program
- For Spanish speakers: Check out this NEAR webinar in Spanish
- Join the discussion on “Bring on the Dragon Bridge”
- Watch the weekly Aurora Update here!
- The weekly Engineering Update is available here!
- Latest DevRel TPS report is available here!
NEP / Standards:
- Receipt processing order depends on capacity of the block
- Have configurable number of epochs for protocol upgrades
Reports & Intel (WIP):
- Dig into the official updates, weekly metrics and reports here!
- Find all the community related reports and discussions here
- 2021 Q2 Engineering OKRs
- NEAR Economy Research Guild monthly report-May 22
- Berryclub Chinese Guild Monthly Report-MAY21, 2021
- Messari’s page on NEAR Protocol
- Flipsidecrypto’s business intelligence page on NEAR
- Sputnik DAO Stats
Getting into the NEARverse (WIP):
- What is NEAR Protocol? Let Cryptopedia and DappRadar explain it to you
- NEAR Protocol Economics explained
- An introduction to NEAR Accounts
- How to get started with NEAR wallet and staking. Read it here!
- For all wallet questions check out the Zendesk page or go to Discord: #wallet-support channel.
- Check out the guilds of NEAR
- Join the NEAR Protocol running club
- How to apply for funding with Createbase
- Help NEAR Crowd spread the word and receive 5% of all referrals’ reward 🎊 Start earning Ⓝ by performing simple tasks today here!
- How to create exclusive generative avatars for NEAR Protocol as NFTs, Mint them and sell them
- How to Create an NFT Drawing and Minting app with a marketplace in 1 hour
- NEAR’s Account Model is a gamechanger for making on-chain businesses a reality – Check out the NEAR Account Marketplace
- Learn more about the NEAR Contributor Program. Fill out the Airtable form and join the weekly QA session here!
- Check out this cool NEAR multisender tool
- Deploy your very own stakepool on the NEAR testnet network
Upcoming dates of note:
- Don’t forget the bi-weekly Createbase Community Call – register here
- Guild Leader Meetups – A place for Leaders of Creative Guilds: Get NEAR ecosystem updates and support. Also for community members to learn more about getting more involved. Join here every Saturday
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Thank you for reading and have nice day in the NEARverse!
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