Blockstack Team Weekly Updates 12/10-12/14


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Here’s what some Blockstack PBC team members worked on last week:

Tutorial

  • Animal Kingdom part 4 revised for flow
  • Added 7 more clans to the Animal Kingdom

Gaia

  • Mary started doing an initial pass at Gaia Docs
  • Progress on Gaia auth revocation code.

Blockstack . JS

  • Repo maintenance on blockstack.js for improved dev UX (for both consumers and project maintainers).
    • Babel upgrades, browserify to webpack transition (for dist bundle size and browser compatibility improvements).
    • Flow usage improvements (debugging Flow js code, running tests against Flow code and getting back readable stacktraces, etc).

Blockstack Core

Comms

  • We Published the Zero to Dapp tutorial blog post. Here
  • Muneeb had several press interviews
  • We published the Milestone 1 blog post regarding unlocking $25M. Here.
  • We published the blog post on App Mining, from the game theorists. Here.

App Mining

  • We followed up on App-Mining Voter engagement
  • Distribution for zero to dapp and app mining
  • We worked on new page and tickets

Events

  • Decentralizing the World Tour - Hong Kong: George Gilder and Sophie Liao confirmed as speakers.
  • We had an Art + Blockchain Event Planning w/ Liz - Dec. 10 with 65 people registered and 36 attendees. The event went over really well. Liz Wrote a blog and it was written up by Creative Crypto here!
    • Muneeb had a Hashnode AMA on Dec. 11.
    • Muneeb had Presentation at an Investor meeting

Ops and Misc

  • We had a small winter company retreat
  • We hosted Philip Daian at our HQ for a Lunch & Learn

Hiring