In December, as part of the Alpha Round Test Season, we kicked off with UNICEF's round to be the first to test our new grants protocol. We are excited to have begun this season with one of the largest NGO's, and welcoming so many incredible grantees to participate.
Gitcoin is pleased to announce the winners of the “Outstanding Steward Award” for 2022
Moonbeam Illuminate Hack/22 brings Four GMP Protocols Together with Record-Breaking Participation
Illuminate Hack/22, Moonbeam’s latest hackathon featuring 4 of the most prominent protocols in the General Message Passing (GMP) space, recently wrapped up. Allow us to take you back to recap the event and dig into some of the coolest connected contracts dApps that emerged from the hackathon.
Decentralized notifications have the potential for a robust notification ecosystem without the centralized drawbacks of web2 notifications. Applications need better methods to communicate with users quickly and in response to events other than Twitter, Discord, or email. Users deserve to control what notifications they receive and should benefit from the open-source nature of web3 by requesting notifications about protocol behavior.
A post on the state of the regen web3 ecosystem—including a breakdown of top organizations to be aware of, as well as some interesting predictions about what 2023 might have in store for the regen ecosystem.
It's a new year, and we have really exciting transitions in the pipeline for 2023! Gitcoin has always believed in creating an empowering space for fundamental web3 projects and organizations to make their mark in this emerging space.
We caught up with Vincent Weisser to download the playbook on catalyzing a Gitcoin Round.
A year in web3 can feel like a lifetime. While the downfall of firms like Celsius, FTX, and 3AC dominated news headlines in 2022, the progress of Gitcoin and the wider regenerative community have given us high hopes for what web3 can accomplish in the future.
Grants provide early support for web3 projects driving the space forward while helping teams and communities retain their sovereignty. This helps ecosystem funders– from prominent protocols to tokenized communities– develop the technology and creative assets necessary to remain competitive. It also helps attract and retain talent within ecosystems by providing opportunities for developers and creatives to work on challenging projects.