The Steem News in 10 posts @ 29 April 2019

A quiet day on the Steem ranch.

Deegram rebrands to Deegrm.

Krypto Games launch Video Poker.

BuildTeam launch Merch Shop and NextColony Bot.

Help wanted x 2.

1. Deegram rebranding to Deegrm

The new steem social app being developed in Norway has hit further walls in its legal battle with Instragram and Facebook.

Instragram has objected to the name Deegram. Under threat of being barred on social platforms like Facebook Deegram have now decided to change their name to Deegrm.

2. Krypto Games launch Video Poker

@kryptogames has launched the first 100% provably fair Video Poker on Steem.

Around 10 million STEEM has been wagered on the Krypto Games platform so far on their Dice and Blackjack games.

@kryptogames has open-sourced the entire algorithm of Video Poker.

3. BuildTeam launch Merch Shop & NextColony Bot

Steem developers @buildteam have opened their own merchandise shop with backpacks, T-shirts and bags.

They have also launched a NextColony bot to allow players to automatically level up skills and upgrade in-game facilities.

4. What Is Steem?

@taskmaster4450 spells out concisely and clearly what Steem is and how SCOT (and Smart Media Tokens) will enhance the power of the blockchain.

5. Do you know these men?

The Steem team tackling the Satoshi’s Treasure hunt need help tracking down two ‘agents’ for this week’s clue…

BONUS #1. Around the world on 1 BTC

@remyhauxley, who traveled around the world on 1 Bitcoin and was on the DO show last week, is looking for ideas and support on how to complete film and promote the book about his adventure.

KEY DATA  [ from CoinMarketCap & @arcange ]

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

Steem price US$ 0.337 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC
SBD price US$ 0.950 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC
CoinMarketCap Ranking #55 (+1) 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC
FCAS Score 543 (-7) / C 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC
No. of Whales 35 (n/c) 28 Apr ’19
No. of Orcas 337 (n/c) 28 Apr ’19
No. of Dolphins 1993 (-1) 28 Apr ’19
No. of Minnows 9339 (+5) 28 Apr ’19
Alexa rank ( #5,256 (-18) 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC
Unique visitors ( 221,178 / day 30 Apr’19 4.27am UTC

Follow @penguinpablo, @steem-data & @eforucom for more statistics.

Visit the Steem Meetups & Events Calendar for a full list of meetups coming up…

This is #147 (29 Apr ’19) of this daily news service.

Please let me know of any important posts or key data that should be included. Comment below or message me on Discord Pennsif#9921

[ graphics by @pennsif / / NextColony / DLease ]