Ergo means "therefore" and is often used to present a connection between ideas where the second idea is influenced by--or draws a logical conclusion from--the first one. That image of being guided by what has come before but embodying the next logical step really tells our story in a single symbol.
We haven’t decided yet if we will pursue an ICO or not. We expect to make that decision within the next few weeks and will make an announcement accordingly.
We have already conducted an airdrop to Waves Community Token (WCT) holders. Any future airdrops will be done without any advance notice and would not be limited to WCT holders.
There is no exact launch date at the moment. We will provide an estimated date as part of our yellow paper release. Right now we expect our testnet to be up and running in October 2017. Mainnet is targeted for May 2018.
We will be seeking translators after white paper release.
Not yet as the mining algorithm isn't fixed yet. We will notify the community when mining can commence.
Ergo will be focused on soft forkability and will also allow for updates to its programming language Sigma.
The final total coin supply is 100 million coins. At most 50 millions will be issued during the first year.
Ergo is a completely separate and independent platform from Waves or any other project.