The First Monthly Champions of the Nebulas Incentive Program

The first month of the Nebulas Incentive Program concluded this week, at midnight, June 2nd, Beijing time.

Early data shows 2765 dapps were submitted during this time period, and of these more than 600 dapps won NAS rewards (21.7% acceptance rate). At present, there are more than 2,100 dapps running on the Nebulas mainnet, far surpassing the number of Ethereum-based dapps.

In the first month of NIP, the total number of reward winners, counting both developers and referrers, was more than 900. Altogether, these winners received approximately $1.4 million USD in NAS rewards. Congratulations to everyone who won NAS rewards!

The Nebulas technical team has finalized their review of the best dapps submitted in the first month of NIP. During this process, the top-three dapps in each of the first four weeks of NIP were analyzed with the Nebulas ranking algorithm, which considers the quality of a dapp, its user activity of a month, and other factors. Our winners are as follows:

Monthly Champion

Cell Evolution

Developer: Acacia Acacia

Grand Prize Reward: 20,000 NAS

Application Description:
Cell evolution is the first decentralized strategy and sandbox game application built on the blockchain, and the Weekly Champion for the second week of NIP. In this game, players act as a biological cell and survive by balancing adaptive and reproductive abilities. All players also play as a cell group in a group. If the direction of the cell group is unbalanced, the whole evolution will fail.

Big congratulations to the first Monthly Champion of the Nebulas Incentive Program!

Application address: http://cellevo.net

(Please click here to learn about the monthly championship interview: “Experienced Game Developer Bids Adieu to Ethereum and Embraces Nebulas”)

Developers are the most important life source in not only the Nebulas ecosystem but blockchain as a whole. By building dapps, developers produce the utility within blockchain that eventually leads to mainstream adoption. Understanding this is what motivated us to launch the Nebulas Incentive Program.

Winning the Monthly Developer Champion award brings more benefits than the 20,000 in NAS rewards. Monthly Champions also have an opportunity to join Nebulabs, and receive full support of the Nebulas incubator, including funds, technology development support, community resources, and more.

In addition to the Monthly Developer Champion, we are also announcing the winners of the first month’s Referral Awards. As of June 4, 2018, the Nebulas team ranked the monthly referrers in May. This ranking considers the number of effective developers invited by referrers, and gives rewards to the top 6 referrers who received the monthly promoter awards. In each month of the Nebulas Incentive Program, there is one first prize, two second prizes, and three third prizes. The results of the Monthly Referral Awards are as follows:

Monthly Referral Awards Announcement

First prize

Referrer: DappReview

Recommended effective developer: 67

Reward: 10,000 NAS

Second prize

Referrer: DappVision

Effective developers recommended: 15

Reward: 2500 NAS

Referrer: 萝卜烧肉

Effective developers recommended: 15

Reward: 2500 NAS

Third prize

Referrer: trydex

Effective developers recommended: 9

Reward: 2500 NAS

Rank:4

Referrer: 398202646

Effective developers recommended: 8

Reward: 1000 NAS

Rank:5

Referrer:天龙族

Effective developers recommended: 8

Reward: 1000 NAS

Rank:6

Congratulations to the referrers who won these prizes! Nebula greatly values both developers and the referers. We recognize the contribution that everyone can have in promoting the growth of the Nebulas ecosystem. In our view, Nebulas is an open and collaborative platform promoting positive interaction between developers, referrers, and consumers. We base the Referral Rewards on this principle. As long as referrer invites five developers to Nebulas, and these developers create successful apps, that referrer will have a chance to win the 10,000 NAS Referral Champion prize.

The purpose of the Monthly Referral Awards is to support the efforts of influential referrers and community leaders for their contributions to the Nebulas ecosystem. We plan to emphasize more formal ways for community members to get involved, along with associated rewards, in the near future. Just like the early Bitcoin evangelists, should strive to communicate and connect with each other, participate in growing and organizing communities, and collaborate in a decentralized manner. Community is key. Together can we create the Nebulas platform we both want and deserve.

As well as associated rewards, in the near future. These would include roles like continuous support for the Nebulas community. More and more outstanding developers will be launched during the incentive plan to deepen the relationship between the promoters and the developer community. Communicate and connect with each other, and to a certain extent undertake the organization and collaborative work of developers, and verify and polish more effective and reasonable decentralized collaboration methods, just like the role of early evangelists in Bitcoin, to become a co-construction Nebulas ecologically. Community key link.

Summary

The May flowers have bloomed, and we now step into the sunshine of June. For those who didn’t win NAS rewards in the first month of Nebulas Incentive Program, don’t be discouraged! There are still four more weeks of the Season One to go. Every week our ranking system is reset and recalculated. This means dapps submitted in previous weeks that receive a prize are still eligible to win in the weeks that follow.

June is said to be a lucky month in Chinese culture, but in the spirit of true decentralized and borderless, we wish to extend this luck to everyone around the world. This past month, the massive show of support from developers and referrers alike, and the quality of the dapps submitted to Nebulas, are further confirmation of the uniting and transformative power of blockchain. Our drive to create a collaborative blockchain ecosystem for the long-term has never been stronger.

Disclaimer

· 1) Nebulas Foundation reserves the right of final decision on the interpretation of this Incentive Program.

· 2) During the implementation of the Incentive Program, the Nebulas team reserves the right to adjust the reward settings, selection criteria and DApp ranking algorithm in accordance with the actual operation conditions;

· 3) Bonuses will be issued in the form of NAS. Nebulas will not be responsible for any changes in the price of NAS caused by the market;

· 4) Nebulas is entitled to disqualify any participants found to be in violation of the laws and regulations of the Incentive Program and/or infringing on the rights of others;

· 5) Bonuses that cannot be issued due to rules and other reasons are reserved by Nebulas for the ecosystem development of the Nebulas community;

· 6) All taxes related to rewarded income, if any, are your sole responsibility;

· 7) In no event will Nebulas be liable to you for any direct, special, incidental, exemplary, punitive or consequential damages;

· 8) You grant Nebulas the necessary intellectual property and use of personal information for the implementation and advertising of this Incentive Program for free;

· 9) You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Nebulas Foundation harmless from any claims, injuries, damages, expenses or losses of their users.

About Nebulas:

Nebulas is a new generation public blockchain aiming for a continuously improving ecosystem.

1. Value Ranking

To enable value discovery in blockchain, Nebulas Rank measures multidimensional data in the blockchain world and powers the decentralized search framework.

2. Self-evolution

To avoid the damage caused by forking to the blockchain, Nebulas Force enables rapid iteration and upgradability to its blockchain without the need for hard forks.

3. Native incentives

With forward-looking incentive and consensus mechanisms, the Nebulas Incentive rewards developers and users who contribute to the sustainability and growth of the ecosystem.

About the Nebula 1.0 Eagle Nebula Mainnet

The Nebula 1.0 Eagle Nebula mainnet has all the features of Ethereum and surpasses the second-generation blockchain in several ways:

· Nebulas is developer-friendly and supports the use of JavaScript to write smart contracts and DApps, making it easier for anyone to get started building in blockchain;

· Nebulas is the only blockchain that implements the world-renown LLVM compiler, features superior performance through concurrent technology, with a transaction processing capability of 2000TPS;

· Nebulas is more secure, stable, and has strong expandability. It also provides novel measures to invoke smart contracts and upgrade protocols.

Learn more about Nebulas:

Official website: Nebulas.io

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