Daily Dose of DOT — 2/11/22
Astar Network Announces $100 Million Boost Program
This fund is designed to allow Astar Network to provide financial support to smart contract developers. This will hopefully bring in more developers, so be on the look out for new projects popping up! In fact, the Boost Program has already helped out a few projects. These are, ArthSwap, PolkaEx, and Celer cBridge. Sota Watanabe, who is a founder of the Astar Network, had this to say.
Astar Network will support projects committing to Astar financially by Astar Boost Program as well as dApp Staking, our original incentive system for developers — Sota Watanabe, Astar Network Founder
If you’d like to read more on this, click here.
Talisman v0.9.1 comes out
Talisman announced on their Discord that version 0.9.1 was being released. Below are the patch notes:
- Compatibility with the new Talisman Connect modal (which you can find at app.talisman.xyz)
- Fixed bug where buttons on the signing approval pop-up would not show in some cases
- Fixed incorrect display of Crust balances
If you’d like to learn more about Talisman wallet, read my article on them!
Polkadot Announces Their 1,000 Contributors Program
This program was launched with the Technical Education and Support teams of the Web3 Foundation along with the Community team at Parity Technologies. It aims at supporting and funding contributions (all of which are off-chain) to people “in the areas of technical education, community, and support that relates to the Polkadot ecosystem.”, as put on their GitHub. It is currently only open to ambassadors and ambassador candidates.
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant — Robert Louis Stevenson