Looks like Elastos may be expanding their TV Box Internet Nodes, offering up to 1 Million by the end of the year.
“Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.”
This week Feng Han continued his speaking tour of Elastos, including a panel talk at the Mars Finance Blockchain Summit. Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, Elastos team members held a joint meetup with ioeX in Taiwan.
Together, are going to eliminate the unnecessary on the internet.
Elastos continued its forward momentum this week. Let’s recap.
The React Native framework for creating Elastos DApps is now in development. We welcome everyone to contribute to the framework by visiting https://github.com/cyber-republic/elastos-ReactNative-framework
The Elastos testnet is officially open for public use. If you are a developer, you can now view our repositories on GitHub. More information can be found here: http://elanews.net/2018/07/26/elastos-developer-news-testnet-launch/
The following has been published to aid Elastos developers working on the testnet:
Testnet coin request address:
Testnet web browser address:
*Testnet wallet address:
*Please note that this wallet is strictly for the testnet ELA tokens, sending your mainnet ELA to this wallet will result in them being lost forever
Rong Chen remarked on how the new HTC Exodus being called a blockchain phone is misleading Link: https://www.androidheadlines.com/2018/10/htc-exodus-blockchain-misleading.html
The Rumor magazine reviewed Elastos in its latest issue: https://tcpmedia.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/The_Rumor_-_October_2018.pdf
Rong Chen’s Fireside Chat video from Melbourne was published this week: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYHcZFk3Ri8
Rong Chen interviewed on the Youtube channel Crypto Beadles discussing many of his opinions on blockchain and going in depth on Elastos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XiDhcSEhR1o
Starry Media founder and CEO, Weimin Xin, shared the discussion topic, ” How does Elastos DMA decentralized marketing platform promote the landfall of DApps and ecosystem construction?,” in the Elastos Chinese telegram group.
What is Elastos decentralized marketing platform DMA?
Decentralized digital marketing, abbreviated as DMA, is a decentralized marketing platform based on the Elastos infrastructure. On the platform, each person’s data and digital assets are no longer controlled by a third party.
Feng Han spoke on the topic of “Value investment in blockchain” on the live show Xue Ba Shi San Mei. When talking about what is the value in the blockchain industry, Feng said when talking about what the valuable blockchain projects all need for success, he summarized four factors: 1. Vision. 2. Leadership 3. Technology 4. Community.
Elastos and ioeX co hosted a very successful meetup in Taipei. ioeX showcased Smart Speakers, TV boxes, Printers & Brewery machines for attendees to try. These devices were pre installed with Carrier nodes for pure p2p connections.
Feng Han spoke at the 2018 China-US Innovation Alliance Forum. Virginia State Senator Richard Hayden Black, Regional Manager East Asia Maryland Department of Commerce Felicia Pullman, and International Business Development Manager for Loudoun Economic Development Robert McCollar attended the forum. Feng Han gave a speech about blockchain value investment and the Elastos Smartweb’s trustworthy computing environment, and how the environment could fully support a real DApp. It will become the next real working environment for the blockchain industry in the future.
Feng Han was in attendance at the Mars Finance Blockchain Summit in New York City Thursday afternoon. Taking time off from his research work in Boston, Feng dropped in on a seven-person panel concerning feasible applications of blockchain technology and challenges relating to scalability and limiting computing power. Responding to an inquiry as to blockchain’s most potent use case, Feng alluded to the individual empowerment of the Elastos platform, noting “The key is to protect the user’s data.” Feng continues to work to provide individuals with economic freedom by redesigning the internet so as to redistribute wealth to individuals by reconnecting them with their economic power – their data.
Events and Meetups
Many of the TV Boxes come pre-installed with a WiFi manager for the devices running on the network.