Augur Weekly Report — November 21st

Development Update:

It may be a short week due to the Thanksgiving holiday, but there are still two new releases of Augur this week; Augur v1.8.0 and v1.8.1.

Augur Metrics:

Markets: 1,524

Open Interest: $1,871,086.38 USD (13,662 ETH)

CASH Contract: $1,885,040.41 USD (13,764 ETH)

ETH Price: $136.95

Download Augur App v1.8.1

A couple of releases and patches were released this week with a number of performance improvements and bug fixes.


💥 A quick patch release fixing a minor bug preventing augur-node connecting to parity


☔️ Switch to latest version of ethereumjs-blockstream, this will hopefully eliminate a remaining source of bad data getting into AN databases

🌀 Better handling of retryable errors

🌳 Big code changes with how we handle getting events from the blockchain and how we sort through all the data.

🕦 Fixed! You can now see the end time of the dispute window!

💻 UI fixes for network and ports selection

♻️ Fix bug that sometimes caused a hang when checking for updates

🗯 Fix notifications getting stuck in pending when you abandon the page

🔐 Close button was missing on trade window, fixed!

📱 Scrolling added for mobile trading page

💲 Fixed position on mobile trade page that was missing price

🤺 Transactions page now display account who created the transaction

🖱 Got an error while trying to click “Dispute”? The code was still waiting on some data to load, oops! fixed

🎨 Made the things looks nicer when displayed on mobile

🙈 Certain orders wouldn’t get displayed on the transaction page, that’s now fixed too.

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.


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