As we are quickly approaching 2020, let’s take a look back at 2019 and some of the major events that shaped Futurepia!
SNAC is the first of its kind of blockchain-based social media app that rewards both the content creators and content curators! It is a decentralized application with both web and mobile platforms, based on Sigmachain’s public mainnet, Futurepia. SNAC is a different type of social media network as it rewards not only the content producers but also the content viewers! With a beautiful UI/UX design, various stunning features, and huge rewards; SNAC is easily the best alternative to Steemit.
On March 7th, Sigmachain launched its “Sigmachain Network Alliance” project to educate others on blockchain, to offer their mainnet services to others, and to expand the blockchain ecosystem in not only Korea but all over the world. With dozens of great companies on board, this is the biggest blockchain alliance in Korea!
3 — PASTA Protocol Launches
On June 18th, Futurepia launched the PASTA protocol. PASTA or (PIA Alliance Standard Token Agreement) is a technical protocol used for all smart contracts on Futurepia — similar to Ethereum’s ERC-20 which was created for token implementation.
4 — PIA Coin Listed on Multiple Top Exchanges
2019 was a great year for Futurepia’s PIA coin listing. Here is a list of all the exchanges with real-time price comparison where you can buy, sell, or trade PIA for other currencies and crypto coins 😎💰
BW Exchange: https://www.bw.io/newTrade/spotTradding/pia_eth
Digifinex Korea: https://www.digifinex.kr/en-ww/trade/KRW/PIA
BXB Exchange: https://trade.bxb.io/trade/html/index.html
5 — SNAC Sponsored Korean Hip-hop Concert
SNAC proudly sponsored a K-hiphop concert that was organized by the Culture Festival Organizing Committee in April. During the concert, Sigmachain’s first blockchain social media application “SNAC” was promoted to the crowds of young attendees.
Futurepia launched its 2nd DApp, called LFIX Shop, on its platform. LFIX Shop is a beauty product shopping platform that has secured a competitive price through a zero-fee charging model.
7 — Business Agreements with Multiple Organizations Signed
Sigmachain signed various MoUs in 2019. Here is a list of a few of them:
- Publish Alliance: blockchain-powered open-source protocol
- BitonBay: One of the top crypto-exchanges in the Asian market
- KuKy Mall: Entertainment platform based on blockchain
- Pharm News: Korean pharmaceutical journal
- HedPay: connecting traditional bank and the crypto universe
- OAS Chain: OAS Chain partners with Futurepia to use its PASTA Protocol
- Shimex Media: Grow SNAC in Vietnam market
8 — Mainnet Selected For Busan Blockchain Regulation Free Zone
In July, the South Korean government declared Busan a ‘Blockchain Regulation Free Zone’. Sigmachain (CEO Kwak Jin-young), with its next-generation mainstream mainnet, was selected to supply a mainnet for a marine logistics system.
9 — SNAC Upgraded (New Features Launched)
After SNAC was launched, various features have been added and the app has been upgraded with several new and exciting options.
Game > People can play SNAC games
Fork > Users can participate in YES/NO survey questions for rewards
Video Ads > Users can insert ads on their videos and get rewarded
Website version launched > The SNAC website was launched
PIA to SNAC > PIA to SNAC coin exchange was added
10 — Conferences
2019 was the year of conferences for Sigmachain, as it participated in more than a dozen conferences all over the world from Korea to India and from Indonesia to the USA! Here is a list of the top conferences that the team participated in:
- Daegu Blockchain Heatup in Daegu, Korea
- Bilateral Trade conference in India
- Hashnet Blockchain Conference in Seoul, Korea
- CIS Conference 2019 in Los Angeles, USA
- Sigmachain Network Alliance Foundation Conference in Seoul
- 5th Level X Open Tech Day in Busan
- USAKO Group’s “Go Global” Event in Seoul
11 — Futurepia’s DApp “Camp Global” secured 1st Place
Futurepia’s third DApp, Camp Global, participated in the TryAngle DApp contest and won first place. Camp Global is a blockchain-based startup focused on eliminating poverty and economic inequalities in various parts of the world, beginning with certain areas in Africa.
12 — Cafe de SNAC Launched
Cafe de SNAC was finally opened to the public on October 21st. This cafe is a space for SNAC enthusiasts to meet, share their latest feeds, and enjoy FREE coffee. Thanks to Cafe de SNAC, customers now can pay for their iced americanos using SNAC.
13 — Cafe de SNAC’s 2nd Branch Opens in Busan named “Tea4You”
Cafe de SNAC already opened its main branch in Gangnam, the heart of Seoul, but now it is expanding its business in other Korean cities, as well! Cafe de SNAC just opened its second branch, “Tea4you”, in Busan, the second largest city in Korea. Click here for details.
14 —Investment Agreement with USAKO Group
Sigmachain is proud to announce that on the 12th of November, an Investment Contract with the USAKO Group was signed. The purpose of the contact is to raise around USD 10 million in investment funds to cooperate on and enter the US market.
15 — Airdrops
- “SNAC” Beta App Testing and Airdrop
- Celebrate Christmas with SNAC to win up to 1,000,000 tokens
- Halloween Event, enter to win up to 1,000,000 tokens
- Join Community Airdrop to win up to $8
- Futurepia & BXB Exchange — Giveaway Airdrop Event
- Celebrating LFIX Listing on BXB with an AIRDROP EVENT (worth ~$10)
🌀 Sigma Chain Website: http://sigmachain.net/
🌀 Futurepia Website: https://futurepia.io/
🌀 SNAC Website: http://snacpia.com
🌀 Google Play: http://bit.ly/30BwvsN
🌀 iOS App Store: https://apple.co/2HoJ6rW
🌀 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Futurepia.official/
🌀 Twitter: https://twitter.com/futurepia_
🌀 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/get_snac
🌀 Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/sigmachain/
🌀 Telegram: https://t.me/futurepia_blockchain
🌀 SNAC Community: https://bit.ly/35EaBqY
🌀 Naver Blog: https://blog.naver.com/futurepia_official
🌀 Medium Blog: https://medium.com/futurepia