Hype rating: 42
Description: A blockchain solution for press freedom.
APRES is notably the first blockchain platform using cryptocurrency to excite participation by protecting and ensuring participants complete anonymity, rendering no user identification and location. Participants will only have a wallet address for identification. Designed to support anonymous payment and reward participants ensuring that journalism lives on. Fighting news and truth suppression by powers that seek to exploit the meek
APRES Token is an Ethereum- based utility token regulated by smart contracts. Solely intended to promote a rational and transparent community, by promoting awareness, freedom of speech and excite participation. Blockchain provides APRES with the power to influence change on our communities and journalism for the better.
Software development; 50% of the budget shall be allocated to APRES development funding the development of the prototype and auditing team intended to test the sustainability and ability of the network to fend off attacks and hacking.
Business development; 15% will be allocated with the purpose of drawing more publishers. This shall operate in a form of bounty rewards, promoting and encourage true journalism, peace journalism. Not only serve as a publisher platform that will likely not abide by all journalism rules, given the platform openness the network seeks to achieve.
Marketing; 15% will be set aside to promote awareness for the APRES network.
Administration unforeseen expenses; 20% shall be allocated to meet such purposes, should the team face any uncertainties, let it be legal or office set up and building rent.
Crowd sale & ICO
The token sale is intended to fund the initial development and adoption of the APRES network and token adaptation. With only a total supply of 5,000,000,000 APRES Token minted, 75% of the Token shall be offered during the crowd sale, with the remaining 25% being allocated to the Development team. Once the ICO is concluded the Token shall be listed on market exchanges.
Facilitated by Ethereum contract, the crowd sale shall commence during March 2018 and conclude on June 2018. However, the crowd sale shall be halted if the hard cap of 40,000 ETH has been achieved.
You can participate in the crowdsale using Ethereum only, such is due to abide by ERC20 token contract and ensure contract is in full effec
Team - Humphrey Hanson ; Founder & CEO – https://www.linkedin.com/in/humphrey-hanson-8226bbb0/
Joel Walkenhorst; Head of Design – https://www.linkedin.com/in/joel-walkenhorst-b3a53341/
Hugo Ramirez ; Lead Developer - https://www.linkedin.com/in/hugoisrr/
Nico Van Severen ; Systems Manager - https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicovs/