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- Reminder : Please Update your BRS to version 2.3.0
BRS 2.3.0 and QBundle 2.5.1have been released, with important security updates. At the time of writing this article, nearly 54% of nodes have upgraded. If you run a BURST node, we encourage you to upgrade immediately. Here you can get a manual for the installation
- Phoenix Wallet Beta launches on May 6
On May 6, the Burst Apps Team will release the 1.0.0-beta Phoenix Desktop Burst Wallet. It will be available as a single-click installation for Windows, OSX, and Linux.
- Burstkit4J updated
Burstkit4j has been updated to include API calls which support AT creation for BlockTalk.
- BlockTalk burstkit4j integration
To speed up development velocity, BlockTalk has successfully integrated burstkit4j.
- BlockTalk – NFT contract established
In response to the community’s request for better Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), the BlockTalk project team put some effort into creating an infrastructure for NFTs. With the NFT contract, the AT is able to set a price for the NFT. If this price in BURST is sent to the AT, the owner can be moved to the buyer which will be then the new owner of the AT. Read more on Reddit.
- BlockTalk – Milestone 1 & 2 have been reached
The BlockTalk project is on track and we are proud to announce that Milestones 1&2 have been reached, and the corresponding bounties have been paid to the development team.
- VLP Pool new fee structure ( only 0.25%)
Miners on VLP Pool get to keep 99.75% earnings, default payout is 1 BURST and can be changed without any fees to anything the miners wants via burst message to the pool. Miners only pay 0.00753 TX fee to take out their BURST.
VLP is a proud sponsor and supporter of the BMF project and BURST development. Get in contact on discord or https://voiplanparty.com/
- We Want YOU! Here are some ways you can help BURST!
User ddaze7 wrote a call to arms for the community.
- New BURST Video on youtube, live now!
User Skipper promoted a new video for BURST
BMF Weekly Funds Report
The BMF owns 4 accounts with the following balances:
- BMF (BURST Marketing Funds)
Balance: 941,441.91 BURST (-259915)
- BMF Exchange Listing Funds
Balance: 200,022.89 BURST (+0)
- BMF Development/Bounty Funds
Balance: 1,186,000.88 BURST (+101,000)
- BMF Faucet Account
Balance: 259 BURST (-20 )
The BMF paid 315,000 BURST for bounties, giveaways and NDS-A.
The BMF got nearly 100,000 BURST as donation this week.
All bounties can be found on the BMF trello
The BMF50 Pool generated an income of 12,408 BURST.
The pool has 64 miners and4,887 estimated TB.
- Easter Giveaway paid 5,000 BURST to 5 winners!
The Easter Giveaway went well, 5 winners paid and the tweet got nice feedback
- BURST shoutout form Wendy O
Wendy O presented BURST in her recent YouTube show.
- 10,000 BURST Giveaway on 05/01
With the upcoming release of Phoenix, we will have a giveaway on 05/01!
- Weekly NDS-Award paid 5,000 BURST on 26.04.2019
The service found 490 active nodes with the correct version, while 100 nodes had properly set their BURST Account. Finally, we distributed 5,000 BURST to 100 node operators.
Exchange & Trading
- Trading Metrics (via CoinCheckUp)
- Market Cap $9,110,000 (rank 314 -43)
- 7d Volume $ 4,599,610 (+ 1186%)
- 30d Volume $7,756.,424 (+640%)
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for technical support.
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