Basic Attention Token

Exchange BAT
Price History
Market Cap
171,341,796 USD
24h Volume
5,132,788 USD
Circulating Supply
1,231,449,089 BAT
Max Supply
1,500,000,000 BAT
Basic Attention Token Overview
Basic Attention Token radically improves the efficiency of digital advertising by creating a new token that can be exchanged between publishers, advertisers, and users. It all happens on the Ethereum blockchain. The token can be used to obtain a variety of advertising and attention-based services on the Brave platform. The utility of the token is based on user attention, which simply means a person’s focused mental engagement.
Consensus Method
Ethereum Consensus
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
21 months
Block Processing
Emission Rate
No New Tokens Created
Community size
Open Source
Brendan Eich
Brian Bondy
Team Memberes
15 member, 4 developers
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