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Stellar Dev Digest: Issue #29

Denelle Dixon shares growth strategy, New Stellar-core release, Task Force on Financial Technology mentions Stellar.

News & Posts of the Week

  • Congressman Tom Emmer talked about Stellar during a meeting of the Task Force on Financial Technology, which is a U.S.-government effort to examine issues regarding fintech regulation, consumers, and more. — See the conversation here.
  • Denelle Dixon, CEO and Executive Director of SDF, shares the growth strategy for the Stellar network in 2020. — Watch here.
  • Stellar Community Podcast Ep. 3 is out! In this episode Tyler and I cover the news highlights from Jan. 13 — Jan. 27. — Listen here.
  • Cole Diamond, CEO of Coinsquare (operators of StellarX and StableCoin), won Technopreneur of the Year at @canadian_sme National Business Awards 2019.
  • SatoshiPay partners with MoonPay to provide instant XLM purchases in Solar wallet. — Read the press release.
  • Litemint now allows users to donate directly to the Tor Project and Lumenthropy. — See it in action.
  • SDF is hosting a “Build Your Own Stellar Wallet” workshop in San Francisco on February 19. It’ll cover everything you need to know to build a fully-functional Stellar wallet. — RSVP here.

Application of the Week

This week I’m featuring DSTOQ! — DSTOQ uses Stellar to tokenize real world assets in order to allow users invest peer-to-peer from anywhere in the world to anywhere in the world.

Releases and Updates

Stellar-core v12.3.0 was released on Thursday, January 30th. I’m going to be completely honest, a lot of the changes go way over my head, but there are some cool improvements and features worth highlighting.

Active Discussions

💬 A new announcement on the dev mailing list this week: SEP-10 Web Authentication — Important Changes for Multi-Sig.

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Did I Miss Something?

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