Augur Weekly Report — January 23rd


Development Update:

Over the past week, the Forecast Foundation team has been focused on:

  • Polishing up some remaining issues on the charts and order ticket on the redesigned trading page.
  • Removing the existing mailbox system from the smart contracts (since v2 will have a single mailbox for each market creator).
  • Making trading positions easier to understand by basing them off of net quantity instead of raw quantity.
  • Fixing a variety of bugs.

Augur Metrics:

Markets: 1,761

Open Interest: $1,588,669.13 USD (13,641 ETH)

CASH Contract: $1,421,163.66 USD (12,203 ETH)

ETH Price: $116.46


Download Augur App v1.9.2

v1.9.2 includes a fix for the UI’s reporting page where, in some cases, dispute information was not loading properly. Download below:


Guesser Launch Announcement

Guesser is the latest app built with Augur to announce a Mainnet launch. The Guesser team is striving for a simplified experience:

Buy & sell outcomes with only 3 clicks…Immediate settlement at the best price possible. Easy.

In the coming week Guesser will go live for the first 1,000 people who sign up via their website.


BlitzPredict Exchange

Products built with Augur are popping up all over the place! The BlitzPredict team has been hard at work building out their exchange platform (with 0x orderbook!) for sports, e-sports, and politics markets; and is nearing Mainnet launch. Read their article for more on what to expect below:

Please Note: BlitzPredict real money wagering will be prohibited in certain jurisdictions, such as the United States.



Reminder, the Forecast Foundation has no role in the operation of markets, trades or actions created or performed on the Augur protocol, nor does it have the ability to censor, restrict, control, modify, change, revoke, terminate or make any changes to markets created on the Augur protocol. The Forecast Foundation has no more control over the Augur protocol than anyone else using Ethereum.

Thus, we do not seek to advise others on how to use the protocol. We encourage those in the community that are well educated on Augur to pay it forward and share their ideas for best practices, tips, fixes and etc with the larger community via Twitter, Reddit, Discord, Github and other community channels. For more information regarding the role of the Forecast Foundation, checkout the FAQ.


Cheers,

The Forecast Foundation OU