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- Petition for STEX listing
Community leader ddaze7 has started a petition for getting Burst listed on the STEX Exchange. See the thread for listing requirements and donation addresses.
- Poloniex delisting
BURST was one of several coins to be delisted from Poloniex on May 17. Poloniex users have until June 17 to withdraw their holdings. We encourage users to use the Phoenix wallet to easily setup a new BURST account and transfer them over. Remember to secure your new account by making an outgoing transaction! In response, the Burst Alliance issued a statement on the issue
Check the activities with the following links for the main repos:
Note: This only includes a portion of the activity from the Burst Apps Team
- Reminder: Please Update your BRS to version 2.3.0
BRS 2.3.0 and QBundle 2.5.1 have been released with important security updates. At the time of writing this article, nearly 61% of nodes have upgraded. If you run a Burst node, we encourage you to upgrade immediately. For more information, refer to the installation manual
- New Development Update
The Burst Apps Team has released their latest Development Update, and it is full of juicy details. Some highlights include an updated Roadmap, with Instant Payments & The Dymaxion, BRS 2.4.0 launch update, and details released for recent and upcoming projects.
- Burst Wiki migrated
The Burst Apps Team together with community member LittleItaly have successfully migrated the Burst Wiki to a new location, hosted by GItHub. Some benefits of the migration include a refreshed look and feel, much easier and improved collaboration experience, better user management, and better SEO. It’s also integrated with Phoenix!
- Burst physical coins are going to production
- S.W.O.T. Analysis on Burst
Reddit user BurstBot has performed a S.W.O.T analysis on Burst, with some interesting conclusions.
- Just a thought on mining
Reddit user Silent_Gemini reminded us why mining Burst is so easy to set and forget. For anyone thinking about getting into mining Burst, there is a community here to help.
BMF Weekly Funds Report
The BMF owns 4 accounts with the following balances:
- BMF (BURST Marketing Funds)
Balance:1,143,725 BURST +257,623)
- BMF Exchange Listing Funds
Balance: 936,152 BURST (+538,480)
- BMF Development/Bounty Funds
Balance: 1,141,001BURST (+210,000)
- BMF Faucet Account
Balance: 3,228 BURST (-12 )
The BMF paid 305,000 BURST for bounties, giveaways and NDS-A .
All bounties can be found on the BMF trello
The BMF50 Pool generated a weekly income around 11,000 BURST.
The pool has 55 miners and 4,380 estimated TB.
- Weekly NDS-Award paid 5,000 BURST on 26.05.19 & 02.06.19
The service found over 600 active nodes with the correct version, while 120 nodes on each payment-day had properly set their BURST Account. Finally, we distributed 10,000 BURST to 240 node operators.
Payment 26.05 and Payment 02.06
- 2x 20,000 BURST paid for Roadmap-Bounty Release of Explorer
40,000 BURST to BAT-developer Zoh nd user Lev Lybin for their development and deployment of a new BURST-Explorer. Read details here
Tweets of the week
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