May 2021

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  • Introducing the Community Stewards Program Gitcoin’s Blog

    Over the last three years, we’ve collectively built legitimacy around the idea of supporting the core infrastructure we all rely on, and we’re proud of what we’ve been able to accomplish for the Ethereum and broader web3 community. We couldn’t have done it without all of you, and as we’ve mentioned before, there’s still much […]
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  • Introducing GTC – Gitcoin’s Governance Token Gitcoin’s Blog

    In this post, we’re excited to introduce the GTC token and our DAO that will govern Gitcoin — two crucial components allowing Gitcoin to decentralize and build an equitable protocol for funding open source development. The contract address for GTC is 0xde30da39c46104798bb5aa3fe8b9e0e1f348163f  — please triple check that you are interacting with the proper token! Here’s […]
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  • 1confirmation Fund III Stories by Nick Tomaino on Medium

    We recently closed 1confirmation fund III, a new $125M venture fund. The fund allows us to continue investing in the companies, cryptocurrencies and NFTs empowering people around the world to have more control of their lives.We launched our $26M fund I at the peak of the last bull market in 2017 and have since grown AUM to over $800M. Our beliefs about the future have remained consistent since our initial launch 4 years ago:Blockchains are shifting power from institutions to people. It started i… … More

  • Kyber Ecosystem Report #26 Apr-May ‘21 Stories by Deniz Omer on Medium_aboutkyber

    Hello fellow Kyberians!Lets jump right into another packed ecosystem update. The most exciting announcement from our side this month was the proposal to establish the Kyber Network Ecosystem Growth Fund. We believe this new fund is going to turbo-charge liquidity on Kyber and really showcase the benefits of the Kyber Dynamic Market Maker to liquidity providers. This fund will not only bring more liquidity providers onboard, but also attract more DeFi participants and more new community members t… … More

  • It’s Time To Decentralize Gitcoin Gitcoin’s Blog

    When Gitcoin first started in 2017 we focused on the mission of growing and sustaining open source software. During my 10 years in tech startups I had seen that everything and I mean everything in the startup ecosystem was built on top of open source. From the protocols that are the substrate of the internet, to Linux, […]
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  • Announcement: Gitcoin Community Receives Generous Gift From Vitalik Buterin Gitcoin’s Blog

    On Wednesday, May 12, 2021 Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin sent 49 trillion Akita Inu tokens (AKITA) worth approximately $8mm at the time of this posting to the Gitcoin Community’s multisig wallet. This wallet is used to offer matching funds for Gitcoin Grants rounds. Gitcoin Grants is a quarterly crowdfunding campaign for open source projects. These […]
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