Week in Handshake 5/14/2020


Week in Handshake was created to give those interested in Handshake a snapshot of everything happening with this exciting project. It can be hard to keep up with the developments in such a fast moving ecosystem. I hope you’ll find this newsletter useful and informative.


  • ENS has claimed the .eth TLD in a big mark of confidence for the Handshake project, you can see the transaction here.

  • As of last Wednesday the secondary market on Namebase showed 24 names had sold for a total of 5500 $HNS

  • Since that time a single TLD, .rombot/ has sold for 3,333 $HNS alone


Some recent stats according to DNS.Live:

  • 4591 Airdrop Claims

  • 63973 Open Name Auctions

  • 8621 Outstanding Bids

  • Current Price $0.10/HNS @ Block Height 14966

For Developers

  • If you’re a OSS dev of any background you can still claim your $HNS airdrop

Upcoming Events

  • Remote Crypto Con is June 24th-26th and will feature the one and only Tieshun Roquerre of Namebase as a speaker

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