This one is big, Basic Attention Token It broke record having sold $ 35 million of BAT Tokens in 30 seconds.
Its creator Brendan Eich the creative genius of ORACLE´s JAVA SCRIPT, and yes, the company number # 70 according to FORBES in its list of “The World’s Biggest Public Companies” with a MarketCap of 182.2 Billion. Eirch it is also Mozilla co-founder and CEO of Brave Software.
“Basic Attention Token radically improves the efficiency of digital advertising by creating a new token that can be exchanged between publishers, advertisers, and users. It all happens on the Ethereum blockchain.
The token can be used to obtain a variety of advertising and attention-based services on the Brave platform. The utility of the token is based on user attention, which simply means a person’s focused mental engagement.
Digital advertising is overrun by middlemen, trackers and fraud.” basicattentiontoken.org
The Monster BAT Team
With this team they can destroy anything in Westeros (Game of Thrones), just to mention a few:
- Brian Bondy – Worked extensively on Mozzila, Khan Academy, and Evernote.
- Greg Badros – Previously Vice President of Engineering & Products at Facebook; Sr. Director of Engineering at Google.
- Yan Zhu – Worked extensively on Tor, Yahoo, and HTTPS Everywhere.
- Ankur Nandwani – Product Manager at Coinbase.
How It Works
The Brave browser anonymously monitors user attention, then rewards publishers accordingly with BATs.
BAT is the “Dream Team” of the cryptocurrency, it is a fact that they have dominated the heart of the investors to have sold USD$32 million in 30 minutes, but also that indicates great responsibility to continue developing and exploring this new technology. They do not promise to save the world but they will make an excellent job in a prostituted niche as the “internet advertising”.
Cover Art by: Chad Weatherford
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