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This only includes a portion of the activity from the Burst Apps Team.
It does not include private repositories or projects belonging to other teams:
- Additions: 44,630
- Deletions: 4,699
- Commits: 42
- Rosetta under heavy development
Burst Apps Team member, nixpos aka Daniel Jones, confirmed his involvement with Rosetta on twitter. We are very excited about the introduction of Rosetta which includes improvements on Smart Contracts.
- HotWallet.cash a small and easy burst wallet
CurbShifter, of CloudBurst and BurstCoupon fame, created a light-weight version of the current BURST wallet for easy access to send and receive BURST. Check his article on reddit or download his online wallet via http://hotwallet.cash/. He also created a how to video
- New BURST explorer improvements
Burst Apps Team member, Zoh, has been working non-stop on the new explorer for BURST. Besides multi-out support, he also introduced the beloved graphic of the BURST network, depicting its global distribution/decentralization. You can check the current status here : https://explorer.burstcoin.dk/
- Easy access to the new testnet
If you want to play around on the testnet without actually setting up a node, feel free to use http://testnet.getburst.net:6876/index.html . No SSL set up needed. Test faucet is located here: http://burstcoin.cc:7777/
- gRPC Integration for BURST Mining
The Burst Apps Team Twitter account tweeted last week about gRPC integration for Burst mining in a future BRS. Click here for more information about gRPC.
- Blockchashion.com added Burstcoin
Blockchashion.com added BURST to his shop for merchandising prodcuts.
Quote :”In addition to good development, it is also important to show that a currency or a project exists, at presentation or just in the city. Through the noticeable progress of burstcoin, we decided to add burstcoin to our assortment (from t-shirt – over pillow – to coffee to go cup) and display it as the first result.” Check the portal
- Community Input Regarding Exchange Listings
User u/ddaze7 started a discussion about getting BURST listed on different exchanges by crowdfunding the listing fees. Feel free to join the discussion on reddit. The BMF will follow the discussion closely and take its next steps from this community feedback.
- Burst Creative Team
Are you a designer, graphic artist or just super creative! If so, follow the call from user SkipperBurst on reddit or join the discord server.
- Why you should not hold your coins on an exchange!
This says it all → article. We highly recommend keeping your coins somewhere other than on an exchange!
BMF Weekly Funds Report
The BMF owns 3 account with the following balances:
- BMF ( BURST Marketing Funds )
Balance 1,153,025.35 BURST ( + 562,025.35)
- BMF Exchange Listing Funds
Balance 180,000.89 BURST ( + 0 )
- BMF Development/Bounty Funds
Balance 462,210.62 BURST ( + 50,000 )
The BMF paid 7,000 BURST for bounties and NDS-A.
The BMF50 Pool generate an income of 15,100.23 BURST
The pool has 64 miner and 5202 estimated TB
- Bounty Program Update
New bounties have been added to the BMF-Trello board – and some of the previous bounties have been increased (YouTube Content Creation and BitcoinTalk Redesign).
- New Bounty – BitcoinTalk Redesign
The Bitcointalk page for Burst needs a make-over! (https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=731923.0) Submit your designs via Google Doc in the comments for a chance to win this bounty. We urge you to utilize the same look/design as https://burst-coin.org. The winner will be selected by the BMF and rewarded up to a maximum of 2500 Burstcoin. to article)
- New Bounty – Burst Wiki Translations
Maintaining the Burst Wiki is vital to maintaining a strong and knowledgeable community. To continue to remain decentralized, it is also important that we make available translations of the wiki so the technical jargon can be easily understood by non-English speakers. This bounty will be awarded to individuals that provide translations of the burst wiki in languages other than English or those already available. The reward level will be determined by the BMF and will be based on the translation quality/quantity.
- 5,000 BURST paid for Bounty – YouTube Content Creation
The BMF is proud to announce a payment of 5,000 BURST on 02/08/2019 to CurbShifter [Payment Link] for his YouTube video tutorial on the light-weight Burst wallet, HotWallet.cash.
- BURST was mentioned as a Top 2 Altcoin invest on cryptomaniaks.com
The title is a bit of a downer (Altcoin News: Is Everything Going to Zero?) but the content is positive for BURST which was mentioned as a Top 2 investment for Altcoins. Nice read!
- NDS-Award for 09.02.2019
For the first time since the introduction of NDS-Award, we have breached the 100 node operator barrier.We found in total 107 (+18) nodes running BRS 2.2.7 including a BURST-Account set as platform.We paid in this case to 30% of valid node-operators sorted by uptime. 34 node operators received the NDS-A while 2,000 BURST in total were distributed. Read more
- BURST Mining in a nutshell
Twitter @getBURST wrote a nice tweet about BURST mining.
You can follow the tweet here
Exchange & Trading
- Trading Metrics (via ChainSage)
- Market Cap $7,639,102 — (rank 249 -5)
- 7d Volume $ 153,125 — (minus 1,75%)
- 30d Volume $1,304,426 — (minus 55,42%)
- Total Supply 2,158,812,800
- Exchange Coverage
The Burst Apps Team has agreed to support new and existing exchanges wishing to list BURST. Exchanges may contact email@example.com for technical support.
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