June 2021

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  • Embracing decentralization at Coinbase Stories by Brian Armstrong on Medium

    The cryptoeconomy is still in its early stages, but it is clear that every year more and more economic activity will take place on crypto rails. Coinbase is the trusted bridge to the cryptoeconomy today, but we need to become the place people also go to actually participate in the cryptoeconomy.We’re seeing crypto quickly mature from its initial use case of trading bitcoin to the trading of thousands of new assets, and the adoption of new use cases like Decentralized Finance (DeFi), NFTs, smart … … More

  • Architecting & BUIDLing the GTC Token Distributor Gitcoin’s Blog

    As a developer, one of the beautiful things about open source code is that it tells a story. As you look through the release notes, commit history, features/bugs/issues, a picture emerges. It might not always be a clear picture, but at the very least, you can usually establish a foundation for how and why certain […]
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  • Meme Lords! Earn ETH, Win Prizes Gitcoin’s Blog

    It’s time to put your meme skills to good use! Do you want to win up to 3.0 ETH and a copy of the very limited edition Beacon Book? You’re in luck! We’d love to invite you to a Meme contest in partnership with Stateful Works. We will be giving away a copy of their […]
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  • Breaking News: GitcoinDAO Ratifies New GR10 “Side Round” to Build Gitcoin Gitcoin’s Blog

    On Thursday, June 17, 2021, the GitcoinDAO Community Stewards voted to create a “side round” to Gitcoin Grants Round 10 called “Build Gitcoin”. The round features a $50K matching pool pledged by Gitcoin Holdings Inc., and will support those who are building components, prototypes, tools, and products for GitcoinDAO.  It has long been an organizational […]
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  • London Testnets Announcement (Cross-post from ethereum.org) Gitcoin’s Blog

    Original post can be found here. The long-anticipated London upgrade is now ready for deployment on the Ethereum testnets! The upgrade will first go live on Ropsten, at block 10499401, which is expected to happen around June 24, 2021. This upgrade follows Berlin, which was activated only a few months ago on the Ethereum mainnet. By starting […]
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  • Gitcoin Grants Round 10 Gitcoin’s Blog

    Today’s the day! We’re excited to announce Gitcoin Grants Round 10 began this morning at 9:00 AM MST. Through the past 9 rounds, and with the support of the Web3 community, we’ve helped distribute over $10 million to over 1,600 key ecosystem projects. These projects represent a wide variety of public goods, from Ethereum infrastructure […]
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  • Defending Quadratic Funding In Grants Round 10 And Beyond Gitcoin’s Blog

    Quadratic Funding is under Sybil attack We’re on the cusp of Grants Round 10, and each round has been more successful than the last. We expect that trend will continue through this round as well. The Gitcoin mission is to enable communities to build and fund the open web, so of course we’re always excited […]
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  • Team Spotlight: Anil Hansjee, New General Partner at Fabric Ventures, Former PayPal Ventures Fabric Ventures – Medium

    Anil Hansjee, General Partner at Fabric Ventures, Former PayPal VenturesAt Fabric Ventures, we are always excited to innovate at the juncture between traditional financial services and new open economy financial incentive models, to encourage a more inclusive, efficient and liquid financial services industry. Our new General Partner, Anil Hansjee is rejoining the Fabric family, having played a fundamental role in the fund’s genesis at Firestartr.Anil joins full-time at Fabric Ventures with a wea… … More

  • Announcement: ENS Joins Funders League In Support Of Public Goods Gitcoin’s Blog

    The Gitcoin Team is pleased to announce that ENS, the decentralized naming protocol, has made a $700k investment in support of digital public goods. ENS joins a stacked group of veteran Ethereum organizations who have contributed over $5mm to help build open source through Gitcoin hackathons and grants rounds. ENS is a pillar of the […]
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