(Blockchain Weekly Recap)
- Facebook Building Cryptocurrency-Based Payments System. Social-media giant is recruiting financial firms, merchants to help launch payments platform.
- Singapore Students graduating from local schools to receive digital certificates using blockchain technology.
- BreakerMag is shutting down
- Tether Lawyer Admits Stablecoin Now 74% Backed by Cash and Equivalents
- Square’s Bitcoin Revenue Jumped to $65.5 Million in Q1, Its Highest Ever
- Kavita Gupta step down ConsenSysVC
- ConsenSys Monthly Report — April 2019
- Elon Musk tweeted Ethereum.
- Balaji S. Srinivasan Is Leaving Coinbase.
- What's an Initial Exchange Offering (IEO)? CoinDesk Explains
- Lighthouse Update #10
- Nimbus Development Update - Whisper, 2019 goals, Season of Docs
- Plasma Group AMA
- Solidity 0.5.8
- web3.js 1.0.0-beta.54
- truffle v5.0.15 — Sugared confectionery improvements and more!
- trufflesuite / ganache 2.0.2-beta.0 - ✨ Mystery Flavor ✨
New Projects and Protocol
- solang: A new solidity to wasm compiler written in rust.
Projects and Protocols update
- [Maker DAO] Executive Vote: Raise the Stability Fee by 3% to a total of 19.5% per year
- Filecoin Announcing First Mining Community Call to be held on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at 11pm UTC.
Print, Video, Podcast & Interviews
- Exploring Aztec with Zac Williamson
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Hackathon, Conferences, Events & Developer programs (Event Calendar)
- May 12, 2019: Tokenized Assets in New York. BLOCKCHAIN TOKENIZATION – THE NEW METHOD OF ASSET FINANCING
- May 10-11, 2019: ETHEREAL, NEW YORK
- May 13-15, 2019: Consensus by Coindesk. Register here.
- May 16, 2019: TOKEN SUMMIT IV NEW YORK CITY.
- May 17, 2019: Hard deadline to accept proposals for “Istanbul” upgrade.
- May 17–19, 2019: ETHNewYork
- May 17, 2019: Deadline to accept proposals for Instanbul upgrade fork
- May 23-25, 2019: Swarm Orange Summit Madrid 2019
- June 10-11, 2019: Blockchain for Social Impact Conference 2019 Building a Resilient Future at Microsoft Conference Center, 11 Time Square, New York, NY.
- June 22 – 24, 2019: Zcon, Annual Privacy Conference
- August 2–4, 2019: ETHIndia II
- September 6–8, 2019: ETHBoston
- October 2019: ETHWaterloo II, Sign up to mailing list to be notified when applications open.
- October 2019: Istanbul. Planned Ethereum Network Upgrade
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