Another month down and lots of activity on the Protocol. Below is a recap but is by no means the full list of activity happening. Checkout our Discord Channel or Reddit or Forums to get further in the details. And as always the baseline of information can be found on the main site - https://www.factomprotocol.org/.
- Selected Wachsman as our public relations firm of record. They are going to generate more awareness of the protocol and all the great projects. - Read More
- First clinical trial was launched on Factom Blockchain by Triall.io. - Read More
- Announced the opening of next public grant round. If you have any good ideas to further the protocol please submit a proposal - Learn More
- The first steps to make passportless travel a reality are happening between the Netherlands & Canada. We are excited to be one piece of this solution. - https://www.nu.nl/tech/5955438/canada-en-nederland-lanceren-project-om-te-vliegen-zonder-paspoort.html
- Factom was highlighted in a report discussing blockchain in the insurance industry along with companies like IBM, Microsoft and Oracle - https://newsexterior.com/blockchain-in-insurance-market-key-players-are-ibm-oracle-microsoft-aws-sap-earthport-btl-group-bitfury-factom-bitpay/11527/
- Selected Lighspan Digital as our social media management company.
- Launched this blog!
- We have an open call for writers to write and get paid to create post for the blog. See opportunities here.
- The College of William and Mary Partnership Opportunity - Learn More
- International Association for Court Administration Conference - MaxCollab a community member is attending with partners to promote the Factom Protocol - Learn More
- To better support our international friends, we've released a new version of the Factom Blockchain Explorer that can now display characters from any language you throw at it. Russian (Cyrillic) example
Even the most modern language introduced to society - Emojis
- Factom Inc spoke at tha AI & Blockchain Summit - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-ai-blockchain-summit-tickets-62391836663
- Niels Klomp, a guide and ANO, has put forth a series of articles on his vision for the future of the Factom Protocol
1 - Vision for Factom Part I - The Building Blocks - https://medium.com/swlh/factom-vision-the-building-blocks-part-1-954145e4a320
2 - Vision for Factom Part II - Expanding the Building Blocks https://medium.com/swlh/factom-vision-the-building-blocks-part-2-b64aefb20dae
3 - Vision for Factom Part III - Tokenization - https://email@example.com/factom-vision-tokenization-part-3-542b031d8d19
- Factoshi, an ANO, has put forth an article, Why I Like Factom - https://blog.factoshi.io/why-i-like-factom/
- Factoshi, ANO, is pleased to announce the beta release of Graff, a GraphQL wrapper for the factomd RPC API https://blog.factoshi.io/graff-a-graphql-wrapper-for-the-factomd-rpc-api/
- De Facto, ANO, released Factom Open API 1.1.0
- De Facto, ANO, launched Factom Application Hub: https://www.reddit.com/r/factom/comments/c879im/factom_application_hub/
- Factomize, ANO, discusses Gossip Optimization
Part I - https://factomize.com/gossip-analysis-and-optimization/
Part II - https://factomize.com/gossip-optimization-part-2-breaking-the-hub/
- Automation of the Grant System - https://factomize.com/forums/threads/automated-grant-system-directions-and-feedback.2205/
- Onboarding newest ANOs - Kompendium, Factable Solutions, HashQuark, Consensus Networks
Committees and Guides
- 4 Guide Meetings Conducted
- 2 Marketing Committee Meetings Conducted