October 24, 2017

Ethereum News and Links


Stuff for developers


Project Updates

Project Announcements

  • Pryze: automated sweepstakes protocol
  • Metronome: a new currency on Ethereum with the hopes of taking it elsewhere. by Jeff Garzik.
  • MeVu: peer to peer betting.
  • LunarToken: buy land on the moon. “how smart contracts could be used to manage real estate”
  • CryptoCribs: AirBnB using Ether as payment method, eventually decentralized AirBnB
  • ERC Dex: another dex built on 0x

Interviews, Videos and Talks

Token Sales

Token Sale Projects


Dates of note

From Token Sale Calendar:  

Upcoming token sale start dates:

Ongoing token sales:

WARNING: list may include or even likely includes scams and quasi-scams.  Do your own research and due diligence before putting value at risk.  Read disclaimer below.

Want to be included?  If you are building your project on Ethereum, email weekinethereum @ gmail [period] com with 1) your URL, 2) sale date and 3) a brief but convincing description of how you are using Ethereum, preferably with a link to your Github repo.  Listings are free.  But please make sure to follow those instructions.  If you don’t follow the instructions, you likely won’t get a response.

[I aim for a relatively comprehensive list of Ethereum sales, but make no warranty as to even whether they are legit; as such, I thus likewise warrant nothing about whether any will produce a satisfactory return. I have passed the CFA exams, but this is not investment advice. If you’re interested in what I do, you can find my somewhat out-of-date investing thesis and token sale appreciation strategies in previous newsletters.]

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