Sensay, a bot that connects individuals with different individuals for nameless recommendation, announced as we speak plans to launch an Ethereum-based cryptocurrency referred to as SENSE. The bot at the moment has a whole bunch of hundreds of month-to-month lively users, founder Crystal Rose instructed VentureBeat earlier this yr. Token gross sales will start Oct. 10.
Sensay has been utilized by three million individuals since its launch as an SMS bot in 2015.
In an interview earlier this year, Rose instructed VentureBeat Sensay views monetization as a precedence as a way to present its human community of recommendation givers incentive to make use of the bot and proceed to supply recommendation on topics starting from relationships (hottest) to the place to search out dank memes.
As we speak, recommendation givers can obtain suggestions within the type of tokens, and roughly 20 million cash have been awarded already. As soon as SENSE turns into available, “coinholders will be immediately rewarded in a 1:1 basis,” a Sensay spokesperson instructed VentureBeat in an e-mail.
The forex could also be made available to bots, apps, and providers past Sensay sooner or later, an organization spokesperson instructed VentureBeat.
SENSE is the second cryptocurrency launched for the bot ecosystem in latest months. This spring, chat app Kik announced plans to create its personal cryptocurrency called Kin.
Sensay is at the moment available on Fb Messenger, WeChat, Slack, Kik, Skype, SMS, iMessage and Telegram.