The team is pushing full steam ahead towards v2!
This week there are a number of UI implementations being performed; including the new notification scheme, new Disputing workflows, and finishing touches on the Trading and Account Summary pages.
Additionally, on the contract side of things, v2 Multi-Collateral-Dai contracts are being deployed to the Kovan testnet.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,386
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $207,516.53 (1,225 ETH)
CASH Contract: $542,671.11 USD (3,194 ETH)
ETH Price: $169.87
Augur v1 is winding down to a close, and with that transition, there are some important points to consider:
This week the team is working on implementing some exciting new social features into the v2 Trading page:
In addition, the team is working on designing new onboarding workflows with various wallet providers, including Gnosis Safe, which allows users to pay gas fees with non-ETH ERC-20 tokens, amongst other benefits.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,341
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $186,972.49 (1,061 ETH)
CASH Contract: $543,664.05 USD (3,082 ETH)
ETH Price: $176.38
The final push towards v2 is on!
This week the team is focused on completing the v2 Market Listing page, including a smooth mobile layout/experience. Additionally, work is being done towards a functional v2 Reporting page on desktop.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,332
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $179,966.25 (1,034 ETH)
CASH Contract: $537,985.33 USD (3,084 ETH)
ETH Price: $174.41
The Majority Report is a new Augur reporting explorer with a twist! In an attempt to formalize reporter jurisprudence, they have curated a group of precedents that have repeatedly deemed markets invalid.
In their own words:
As reporters continue to hone their (quite complicated) jurisprudence I felt that I needed a better reference for what their jurisprudence actually was. Traders, reporters, and market creators can all benefit from understanding a fickle group of REP holders. …
Devs from the Forecast Foundation held a workshop for the Cheeze Wizards 🧀 Hack-a-thon, teaching participants how to incorporate Augur in their projects. Currently, a team is working on a tool to use analytics & stats on wizards to create prediction markets for duels. The hack-a-thon ends on 9/1 so check back to see the cheezy things built w/ Augur and other projects.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,314
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $181,798.00 (973 ETH)
CASH Contract: $560,974.61 USD (2,994 ETH)
ETH Price: $187.31
You can play with some of the re-designed pages at v2.augur.net on the Kovan testnet. The goals of this redesign are increased transparency and better organization of one’s positions within various pages, as well as a re-vamped Market Creation workflow which should significantly improve the organization of markets as well as the chance of valid markets.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,300
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $195,592.51 (1,064 ETH)
CASH Contract: $560,105.59 USD (3,043 ETH)
ETH Price: $184.05
The preliminary parameters for Augur’s transition from v1 to v2 have been set. …
Augur v2 will feature much improved oracle speed, and thus, trader experience. Here are a few of the key changes:
Introducing, Affiliates. Starting in v2, Augur’s incentive compatibility will be even further emphasized to encourage adoption of the protocol:
It’s simple. In v2, if you share a link to Augur, whenever someone clicks on that link and ends up trading on *any* Augur markets at *any* time you will earn a slice of fees.
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,245
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $279,750.43 (1,247 ETH)
CASH Contract: $704,369.92 USD (3,146 ETH)
ETH Price: $223.88
All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,231
Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $277,399.03 (1,285 ETH)
CASH Contract: $696,988.01 USD (3,229 ETH)
ETH Price: $215.81
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. …