Splinterlands has a new release coming and OpenSeed are on a mission.
There is also news and updates about Steemleo and LeoDex, Tavern Games, SPUD X, and a Non Violent Communication course on Steem.
And there are more additions to the Diary Dates section as well as regular updates on the Steem Foundation and the Steem Proposal System, another Featured Contest and the new Community Watch section...
1. Splinterlands changes coming on 28 January
@splinterlands have announced a forthcoming new release with a number of changes particularly around Tournaments and Potions.
The game will go offline on Tuesday 28 January, 3pm UTC, for a short period during the release...
Following the shut down of TronWatch Market, Splinterlands have now got DEC tokens listed on another Tron-based exchange. Trading of DEC against TRX will begin on TronTrade.io on 22 January...
2. OpenSeed aims to build a Socially Aware Internet
They are on a mission "to build a more socially aware internet".
Instead of starting from the point of posting everything publicly and working backwards in an attempt to add features Steem is not built to deliver, OpenSeed starts from the basis of one simple concept; the private message, and then builds every other feature on top of that....
@midlet has put forward the idea of a Digital Marketplace on Steem. He suggests that this might be a suitable application for OpenSeed to add their tool box...
3. Steemleo launches LeoDex v3
@steemleo has now launched version 3 of the LeoDex exchange with a number of new features including a new Tokens page, Market page changes with Candlestick Charts, a new Services page and a new Leoswap page...
Steemleo founder @khaleelkazi gives more details...
4. Tavern Games lays out its plans for 2020
5. SPUD X coming up on 1 February
There will be over 16,500 in Steem Power delegation prizes from a number of sponsors including @davedickeyyall, @sultan-aceh, @reflektor, @hingsten, @mcoinz79, @bippe, @improv as well as @streetstyle and @xpilar ...
6. Non Violent Communication course on Steem
@eco-alex has posted the first workshop of his Non Violent Communication (NVC) course on Steem...
Steem Foundation update
Their next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 22 January.
Steem Proposal System update
The Steem Proposal System (SPS) today has a daily funding budget available of approximately 2329 SBD.
There are now six proposals receiving funding from @yabapmatt (Steem Keychain), @thecryptodrive (Power Down reduction), @netuoso (Vessel Desktop Wallet), @howo (SMT testing), @thecryptodrive again (SBD Potato Top Up) and @anyx (API infrastructure).
These successful proposals are currently receiving a total of 696 SBD per day.
@dalz has carried out some analysis of the performance of the Steem.DAO / SPS so far...
@gadrian has set up the Steem Help Community - A community where to ask and offer help related to Steem (Q&A, guides, tutorials, etc)...
As part of that community @steemhelp-qa has posted this...
- Is there a way to add my tutorials to SteemHelp Community, if they are not written especially for this community?
You can keep an eye on new Hivemind Communities being launched in the Community Announce Community...
Contest of the Day
Art Explosion Mythology Contest
Create some art on the theme of Mythology. STEEM, PAL and CCC tokens to be won. Organised by @juliakponsford...
Dates for your Diary...
Wednesday 22 January - Steem Philippines Weekly Meetup
Friday 24 January - Steem Workshop, Stuttgart
@detlev is running a workshop about Steem for the Blockchain Institute in Stuttgart. The session will include the live creation of 20 new Steemians...
Thursday 30 January - Adelaide Monthly Steem Meetup
Organised by @mattclarke, 6pm local time at The Jade Monkey, Flinders Street, Central Business District, Adelaide.
Saturday 1 February - SPUD#10
The tenth monthly Steem Power Up Day organised by @streetstyle is coming up...
Friday 7 February - Steem Meetup Aachen #8
Organised by @detlev...
Saturday 25 April - SteemCampUK #3
Tuesday 23 June - Sunday 28 June - The BLOCK Party, USA
Friday 26 June - Sunday 28 June - JAHMFest2020, Jamaica
KEY DATA [ from CoinMarketCap & @arcange ]
|Steem price||US$ 0.168||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|CoinMarketCap Ranking||#75||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|FCAS Score||729 / B||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|SBD price||US$ 0.751||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|No. of Whales||36||20 Jan '20|
|No. of Orcas||373||20 Jan '20|
|No. of Dolphins||2206||20 Jan '20|
|No. of Minnows||9297||20 Jan '20|
|Alexa rank (steemit.com)||#14,182||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|Unique visitors (steemit.com)||235,885 / day||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
|Page views (steemit.com)||566,124 / day||21 Jan '20 7.52pm UTC|
This is #237 (21 Jan '20) of this daily news service.