Akash Volume 27

May 1, 2022

The time has arrived, Akashians: After resolving initial consensus failure and inflation decay issues, Mainnet 3 is now live and producing blocks! ๐ŸŽ‰ mintscan.io/akash

The upgrade adds several long-awaited features, including:

  • Authorized Spend
  • Fractional uAKT for deployments
  • Automated Inflation Curve
  • Persistent Storage
  • 256 CPU per Service
  • 512 CPU Total in Deployment

In this weekโ€™s Community Call, Adam Wozney hosts Greg Osuri and Adam Boznanich to discuss the Cosmos SDK bug and inflation decay issues that led to chainโ€™s temporary halt - and the swift patches coordinated between validators and devs that enabled Mainnet 3โ€™s successful upgrade.

Among many new features, the devs attribute Akashโ€™s Persistent Storage and streamlined CLI process as two tools that will increase use cases and potentially lead to mass adoption.

The latest Twitter Space also features Akashlytics and Notional, ending with the teamโ€™s routine Q&A. Tune in below:

Kraken $AKT Update: $AKT Trading is now live on Kraken for US and Canada users! The token is also available to pair with $USD or $EUR.

Akash is one of many new listings on Kraken US ๐Ÿ‘‡

Steps to Streamlined CLI Process: https://docs.akash.network/guides/cli/streamlined-steps

In addition to streamlining the CLI process for deployments, the network has recently announced that devs can now deploy on Akash using Unstoppable Domains with Filebase. Also known as NFT domains, these domains are linked to wallets and minted on blockchains.

To learn more about using Unstoppable Domains on Akash, read Filebaseโ€™s step by step guide ๐Ÿ‘‡

๐ŸŽจ NFT Creators: Akash Network featured as the partner in this weekโ€™s meme competition held by Osmosis Ministry of Marketing. The top three submissions that showcase the two networks will earn both $AKT and $OSMO - 1st place wins 69 $OSMO and 320 $AKT!

The deadline for entries was May 1st, 23:59 UTC. Check out the replies to Osmosisโ€™ thread below to see everyoneโ€™s submissions ๐Ÿ“

๐Ÿ“… Save the Date: Chia Project will be joining Akashโ€™s Weekly Livestream on May 4th to discuss Chia plotting and farming updates given the launch of Mainnet 3. ๐Ÿ”ป

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