SoS Daily News : news about the State of Steem @ 25 January 2019

It’s all go this week on Steem…

Steemit Inc Executive Chair Ned Scott and newly appointed Managing Director Elizabeth Powell did an hour long interview before the State of Steem Forum on Thursday.

Saturday will see Elizabeth and Steemit Inc Content Director
@andrarchy on the Steem Witness Forum on MSP Waves.

Then on Sunday it is election time for the new Steem Alliance.


Forums, Interviews and Elections

Steemit Inc Executive Chairman Ned Scott and new Managing Director Elizabeth Powell came together for a one hour interview on MSP Waves on Thursday.

A recording of the interview is available in case you missed it…

That interview immediately preceded the State of Steem Forum #5 covering Marketing, PR and Onboarding.

A recording of that is also available…

Elizabeth is also attending the Steem Witness Forum along with Steemit Inc Content Director @andrarchy on Saturday…

There is likely to also be Steemit Inc representatives at the Steem Alliance Working Group Elections on Sunday…


Technical Updates

Some very interesting technical updates popping up at the moment.

Leading the pack will be the announcement from Steemit Inc that they are planning to split the main Condenser (that powers steemit.com) into two parts, currently using the working names of Condenser-Social and Condenser-Financial…

Steemfest organiser and professional app developer @roelandp has released an important update to his mobile SteemWallet.

One of the key elements of this new version is the facility for 1-click Steem account creation…

The DLux team of @disregardfiat and @markegiles have posted their ideas for DLux Side-Chain Actions that could be utilised for Steem Alliance proposals…

Steem has continued to increase its visibility in the wider world of DApps and Apps with its addition to the Dapp.Review website…

CoinGecko Steem 2018 Report

Crypto information site CoinGecko has published its first ever project-specific report with a 11-page report focusing on the Steem Blockchain…

The report can be downloaded directly…

Build a Steem Strategy Contest – 60 STEEM prize pool

@impactn has published a set of polls to develop a marketing and PR strategy for Steem in a decentralised way.

Get involved for the chance to win STEEM…


KEY DATA  [ from CoinMarketCap & @arcange ]

(change on previous day in brackets // n/c = no change)

Steem price US$ 0.354 2019-01-26 2.02am UTC
SBD price US$ 0.931 2019-01-26 2.02am UTC
Market Cap US$ 108,786,730 2019-01-26 2.02am UTC
CoinMarketCap Ranking #44 (-1) 2019-01-26 2.02am UTC
No. of Whales 37 (n/c) 2019-01-24
No. of Orcas 319 (+1) 2019-01-24
No. of Dolphins 1975 (-1) 2019-01-24
No. of Minnows 9118 (+4) 2019-01-24
Alexa rank (steemit.com) #4216 (-12) 2019-01-24 5:41pm UTC

Follow @penguinpablo for more statistics.

NEWS FROM STEEMIT INC

@elipowell – Post #2: Thank You

@steemitblog – Splitting Condenser: Social + Wallet

@steemitblog – Steemit’s New Direction

@steemitblog – Steemit, Inc. Leadership Changes

@elipowell – Meet Steemit, Inc.’s New Managing Director

@ned – The Guiding Mission, Vision and Values of Steemit, Inc

NEWS FROM THE STEEM ALLIANCE

@steemalliance – Working Group Election Process | Important Town Hall Election Information

@steemalliance – Update To Townhall Elections | What Exactly Is A “Working Group” And How Do We Nominate?

@steemalliance – Steem Alliance Working Group | Community Town Hall Elections Jan. 27th 1pm EST

@steemalliance – Final Dev Slack Transcript | New Open To The Public Home For Steem Alliance Group

@steemalliance / @dlux-io – Steem Alliance Proposals | DLUX Side-Chain Actions

NEWS FROM THE WITNESSES

#1 @aggroed – Another exchange listing – Abcc, this one takes a few min, but here’s the info you need!

#5 @roelandp – SteemWallet 1.1.0 – major updates! – In-App Payment (1-click to buy) Account Creation, Themes, Api-node switcher, Multicurrency support and bugfixes

#16 @therealwolf – Steem has been added to Dapp.Review

#16 @therealwolf – Witness Essentials: Watcher v1.0.3

#36 @blockbrothers – Steemify | service information

#41 @jackmiller – Making It Work: The Steem Ecosystem. “THINKING OUT OF THE BOX”! (Part Three)

#56 @holger80 – steemrewarding.com – one time delayed vote and failed vote log added

#70 @steemcommunity / @abh12345 – How much Steem Power will you earn via Curation in December 2019?

To keep up to date with more posts from witnesses follow @witnesspage …

NEWS FROM KEY PLAYERS & INFLUENCERS

@coingecko – CoinGecko is proud to publish the Steem 2018 Report

@gniksivart – Steem Market Update!

@impactn – Take part in our contest “Build a Steem strategy”! Win 60 Steems

@leotrap – Now we have Advertising over the Chain!

@nanzo-scoop – Thoughts on Worker Proposal System (WPS) for Steem

@tarazkp – Moving mountains of Steem

@taskmaster4450 – Steemit Might Be Getting It: Eli and Ned On S.O.S.

@whatsup – Informal Survey Results – Non-Crypto Steem Users

NEWS FROM COMMUNITIES

@openmic / @luzcypher – Winner Of The DopenMic Logo Contest

NEWS FROM EVENTS & MEETUPS

24 FEBRUARY 2019 – MALAYSIA, PENANG
@bitrocker2020 – Steem Sharing Bootcamp / The Settlements Co-Working Space in Penang

30 MARCH 2019 – USA, MINNEAPOLIS
@ddrfr33k – Let’s plan another Minneapolis Meetup!

6 APRIL 2019 – UK, LEICESTER
@steemcampuk / @lloyddavis – SteemCampUK 2 is coming to Leicester
@steemcampuk / @shanibeer – SteemCampUK 2 – Growing an Audience of Smart Investors

17 – 19 MAY 2019 – SPAIN, BARCELONA
@dtube.forum – State of the Project @dtube.forum 25/01/2019

1 – 5 DECEMBER 2019 – LIMA, PERU
@steemfiesta – SteemFIESTA 2019 – The First Five Days of DECEMBER – Summer in the South!

NEWS FROM GAMES

Steem Monsters / @lordbutterfly – Getting frustrated with this Steem monsters season

NEWS FROM DAPPS, APPS & DEVS

@steemalliance / @dlux-io – Steem Alliance Proposals | DLUX Side-Chain Actions

@share2steem / @onepercentbetter – 4 Benefits of this New Dapp & How it help you EARN with your instagram content !

@steem-plus – SteemPlus has now over 40k SP + Other news

Steemify / @blockbrothers – Steemify | service information

SteemRewarding / @holger80 – steemrewarding.com – one time delayed vote and failed vote log added

SteemWallet / @roelandp – SteemWallet 1.1.0 – major updates! – In-App Payment (1-click to buy) Account Creation, Themes, Api-node switcher, Multicurrency support and bugfixes

If you want to check on progress of development on Steem, check out the GitHub here…

If you want to check on the current list of full API Nodes witness @holger80 provides this via @fullnodeupdate…

MEDIA COVERAGE OF STEEM & STEEMIT INC

BlockTribune – Blockchain Content Platform Steemit Names Elizabeth Powell As Managing Director

BTC Manager – Steemit Looks to Start Afresh with Elizabeth Powell as Newly-Appointed CEO

Financial Report 24 – Steemit’s Hivemind goes Live

TechCrunch – Steemit, crypto’s answer to Reddit, gets a new boss to rebuild after widespread layoffs

This is #54 (25 Jan ’19) of this daily news service.

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