Mainnet up and running
“Worldcoin,” a “universal basic income” virtual currency project led by Sam Altman, CEO of ChatGPT development company “OpenAI,” launched its mainnet today.
Along with the mainnet launch, the native currency Worldcoin (WLD) has been listed on many exchanges such as OKX, Binance, and Bybit.
Worldcoin releases token economics, with an initial total of 10 billion tokens, and inflation will start as early as 15 years later. With 75% allocated to the Worldcoin community, 9.8% to the initial development team, and 13.5% to Tools for Humanity investors, over 2 million…
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According to Dexscreener, Worldcoin has a market capitalization of around $28.6 billion.
The Worldcoin project has a grand ambition to distribute crypto assets (virtual currency) to people all over the world, and has launched a mechanism to identify individuals by scanning their eyes, generate a unique ID, and receive the virtual currency Worldcoin (WLD).
According to the announcement, 2 million users around the world have already signed up for the scanning machine, the Orb.
The Worldcoin team will come to Japan and a meetup will be held on July 26 https://t.co/toatXZJe2M
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The mainnet launch also gave developers access to Worldcoin’s SDK (beta).