DAO stands for distributed autonomous organization. The rules and decisions related to the underlying project are handled by the members of DAOs. There are many voting mechanisms and this is evolving all the time.

2021 - coming

2020

  • 2020 - RaidGuild — MetaCartel’s co-op dev shop working closely with prominent industry projects
  • 2020 - Rocket - NFT lending DAO
  • 2020 - MetaFactory - DAO for making and selling physical and digital clothes
  • 2020 - MetaGame DAO - DAO for real world games ???
  • 2020 - MetaClan - launched an eSports DAO
  • 2020 - MetaGammeDelta - sorority DAO launched during ETHDenver
  • 2020 - 1Up World - DAO-based gamified reputation
  • 2020 - Orochi DAO - launched by Kickback to host top-notch experiences as event afterparties
  • 2020 - DAOSaka - created by KnowOrigin x MetaCartel as an NFT Art Commission DAO
  • 2020 - Fantastic 12 - as a Discord DAO launcher
  • 2020 - DAOHaus + Pokemol - as the Moloch ecosystem’s choice of product tooling (over 100+ DAOs created with a MoM growth in DAOs)
  • 2020 - Abridged - as the DAO Ops platform, powering DAOs through chatbots and no-code tooling
  • 2020 - DAOSquare - as a means to spread the word about DAOs to a global audience
  • 2020 - Signal DAO
  • 2020 - Snapshot - light weight governance for DAOs
  • 2020 - Overlay - long or shot DeFi data streams with leverage
  • 2020 - Boardroom - governance aggregator (closed $2.2M funding)
  • 2020 - iEarnFinance - DeFi yield aggregator
  • 2020 - MetaGammaDelta - crypto sorority as a DAO
  • 2020 - Loft Radio - crypto powered LoFi radio
  • 2020 - DAOSquare - China based DAO community
  • 2020 - Umbra - Ethereum stealth payments
  • 2020 - Primal Portal (regulated CF platform launching 2021)
  • 2020 - Tree/Whaler DAO - elastic supply token that rebases for charity
  • 2020 - Mindful - portfolio alignment for degens
  • 2020 - Llama Finance - solving DAO treasury management
  • 2020 - SpaceDX - DeFi space exploration game
  • 2020 - OpenLaw DAO - "is the first fully expressive Ricardian contracting system — the bridge between traditional legal regimes and the Ethereum world"
  • 2020 - Venture DAO - First-ever investment DAO to launch on Ethereum
  • 2020 28th April - LAO - partial DAO with legal focus that started Open Law?
  • 2020 5th May - Gitcoin - issues Gitcoin Grants a system leveraging the EIP1337 token standard in which all donations were matched using quadratic voting
  • 2020 20th August - MetaCartel - fork of MolochDAO that is focusing on dApp funding
  • 2020 5th October - Flamingo DAO - art DAO set up by LAO
  • 2020 5th December - Pie DAO - DAO set up by LAO

2019

  • 2019 14th February - MolochDAO - based on a collection of membership units or shares - main focus help ethereum 2.0

2017

  • 2017 18th December - MakerDAO - DAO itself but focused on providing users with tools needed to create a DAO

2016

  • 2016 30th April - The DAO - the first DAO. Famously hacked and had funds stolen

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