Arweave Weekly Highlights Week 10

Author: Kyle @ Contributor of PermaDAO

Translator: Kyle @ Contributor of PermaDAO

Reviewer: Marshal Orange @ Contributor of PermaDAO

Arweave's data from last week: The mainnet completed a total of 275,845,630 transactions, achieving 1.03 TiB of storage in a single week.

This week, the storage cost is 0.969 AR/GiB, and there has been an increase of 1,383 on-chain addresses.

PermaDAO distributed a total of 114.26 $AR last week (equivalent to 4,218.48 USDC) as contribution incentives.

Weekly News Summary

🔥 Arweave network sets a new record for weekly transaction volume, reaching 275,845,630 transactions, representing an 11.2% increase compared to the previous period.

🔥 Hack The Weave hackathon begins on March 11, 2024.

🔥 AO releases Testnet Token - $CRED.

🧵 AO Testnet introduces a on-chain game called Arena.

🧵 AO Testnet has surpassed 2 million messages sent.

🧵 everPay announces integration with AO.

🧵 everPay concludes the public beta testing of v2.0 and rewards users who provided feedback with airdrop rewards.

🧵 PermaDAO announces a partnership with GreenBTC.Club.

🧵 PermaDAO leads the Chinese translation of AO technical documentation.

🧵 Starpower announces a partnership with OpenStamp.

🧵 Starpower launches rare Genesis Pass and SRC-20 assets.

🧵 Glacier announces a partnership with Openfabric to provide decentralized vector databases for AI applications.

🧵 Glacier partners with Unreal Capital to open doors for collaborative innovation solutions.

🧵 4EVERLAND announces support for the Blast Mainnet.

🧵 4EVERLAND collaborates with Band Protocol to provide 4EVERLAND RaaS services.

🧵 RedStone provides data oracle services for Lisk.

🧵 RedStone integrates MIM_Spell to provide oracle services.

🧵 RedStone partners with Ethena Labs to provide data oracle services for $USDe.

🧵 Kwil is hiring a Creative Director and Marketing Manager.

🧵 Mallow announces integration with Irys.

🧵 Omni X migrates its NFTs from IPFS to Arweave using Irys.

🧵 Fair Protocol introduces the new AlbedoBase XL model.

🧵 Alex announces the addition of a new theme pool called "The Lore of Retroverse: Time Crystals."

🧵 Adot announces partnerships with Alaya, Armonia, and PredX.

Network & Project Updates

  1. Arweave network achieves a new all-time high in weekly transaction volume, reaching 275,845,630 transactions.

    • Last week (Week 9), Arweave network set a new record with 248,075,663 transactions, which has been surpassed in Week 10 with an 11.2% increase compared to the previous period.

    Source: ViewBlock

  2. Fair Protocol introduces the new AlbedoBase XL model.

    • The AlbedoBase XL model is created by AI artist AlbedoBond and demonstrates exceptional performance across various themes, providing outstanding results even with simple prompts.


  3. PermaDAO leads the Chinese translation of AO technical documentation.

    • PermaDAO Development Guild leads the effort to organize DAO contributors in translating AO technical documentation into Chinese.


  4. Kwil is hiring a Creative Director and Marketing Manager.

    • Kwil, a decentralized relationship database built on Arweave, is looking for talented individuals to join their lean team.


  5. AO Testnet introduces a on-chain game called Arena.

    • Developers send their most powerful AI "warriors" to compete in the arena and bet $CRED on their warriors.

    • It is a winner-takes-all game, where the victorious warrior not only wins all the $CRED wagered by competitors but also earns additional Testnet Token $CRED.


  6. Starpower launches rare Genesis Pass and SRC-20 assets.

    • The SRC-20 assets are introduced in collaboration with OpenStamp.


  7. Alex announces the addition of a new thematic pool - The Lore of Retroverse: Time Crystals.

    • The new thematic pool is authored by Retroverse and is titled The Lore of Retroverse: Time Crystals. It explores RetroVerse's groundbreaking works along with experimental creations inspired by digital media and popular culture.


  8. Hack The Weave hackathon starts on March 11, 2024.


  9. AO Testnet has surpassed 2 million messages sent.

    • Approximately 10,000 messages are being sent to the AO Testnet every hour, with an estimated reach of 10 million messages next month.


  10. Omni X project migrates its NFTs from IPFS to Arweave using Irys.

  11. AO launches the Testnet Token - $CRED.

    • CRED can be earned by completing tasks on AO, including finishing Begin tasks, building AOS Web UI, creating content about AO and publishing it to the X platform, designing and deploying your own arena-style video game, and writing a library for AO in Lua.


  12. everPay announces the conclusion of v2.0 public beta and distributes airdrop rewards to users who provided feedback.

    • The v2.0 public beta of everPay concluded successfully on March 1, receiving 47 valuable feedback submissions.

    • Participants who provided feedback will share 20,000 $HALO airdrop rewards.


Project Collaborations & Integrations

  1. 4EVERLAND announces support for the Blast Mainnet.

    • 4EVERLAND provides comprehensive infrastructure solutions for the Blast ecosystem. Our range of services includes decentralized storage, hosting for IPFS, Arweave, and BNBGreenfield, global acceleration gateways, RPC, and more.


  2. Glacier announces collaboration with Unreal Capital, opening doors for collaborative research and innovative solutions.

    • Unreal Capital is an international fund focused on investing in innovative and promising crypto projects.


  3. Mallow announces integration with Irys.

    • Mallow is a digital art marketplace on Solana, and integration with Irys ensures permanent storage and immediate retrieval of NFTs without any transaction throughput limitations.


  4. RedStone announces partnership with Ethena Labs to provide data oracle services for their $USDe.

    • Ethena is a synthetic dollar protocol built on Ethereum, offering a crypto-native solution for a currency independent of traditional banking infrastructure, along with a globally accessible savings instrument called "Internet Bonds."

    • USDe is a token pegged to the value of the US dollar, aiming to be the first crypto-native, censorship-resistant, scalable, and stable financial solution achieved through Delta Hedging against collateralized Ethereum.


  5. everPay announces integration with AO.

    • everPay utilizes the SU for on-chain data processing, the CU for ledger calculations with everPay VM, and load balancing proxies as MU to enhance everPay's efficiency.

    • everPay will adapt to AO's MSG standard, enabling fully decentralized, permissionless, and censorship-resistant support for cross-chain assets and EverID identity access.


  6. Starpower announces partnership with OpenStamp for in-depth exploration of the BTC ecosystem.

    • OpenStamp is the first BTC STAMP transaction and minting platform, and the collaboration aims to break barriers, enhance security, and enable wider adoption of BTC and Solana.


  7. Glacier announces collaboration with Openfabric to provide a decentralized vector database for AI applications.

    • Openfabric is a platform for building and connecting AI applications, fostering the creation and usage of new intelligent algorithms and services through collaboration between AI innovators, data providers, enterprises, and infrastructure providers.


  8. RedStone provides data oracle services for Lisk.

    • Lisk is an economically efficient, fast, and scalable L2 network based on Optimism, collaborating with Gelato as a RaaS provider.


  9. 4EVERLAND collaborates with Band Protocol to provide 4EVERLAND RaaS services.

    • Band Protocol is a groundbreaking cross-chain data oracle platform, bridging the gap between real-world data and smart contracts, enabling secure and scalable decentralized applications across multiple blockchains.

    • 4EVERLAND's Rollup Stack offers enhanced scalability, diverse functionalities, and support services.

    • Collaboration with these exceptional projects will create synergies and better support 4EVERLAND's clients and users of partner projects.


  10. RedStone announces integration with MIM_Spell to provide price feed services.

    • MIM_Spell is a full-chain DeFi lending platform that leverages interest-bearing tokens as collateral to mint MIM, a dollar-pegged stablecoin, harnessing its magic.


  11. Adot announces partnerships with Alaya, Armonia, and PredX.

    • Alaya is a distributed AI data platform that combines data collection and annotation.

    • Armonia is a highly decentralized public blockchain aiming to achieve reliable and powerful parallel processing capabilities and extremely low transaction fees through its parent-child multichain structure and innovative APOS consensus mechanism.

    • PredX is an AI-driven prediction market based on Sei Network where users can propose events and trade on the likelihood of those events happening based on the opinions about the events.




  12. PermaDAO announces collaboration with GreenBTC.Club to jointly build a low-carbon future.

    • GreenBTC.Club is a green Bitcoin club initiated by OKX Ventures in collaboration with ReFiDAO and Arkreen.


Ecological Education

  1. Outprog tweet - "Four Key Features of the AO Supercomputing System."

    • The four key features of AO include resilience, permanence, permissionless, and trustlessness.


  2. Arweave Oasis Chinese Channel post - "Testnet Show Day3."

    • Kwil will initiate a bounty task of 250 $AR to port a decentralized SQL database engine to AO.

    • Peter Farber and @zkDoof built a real-time analytics engine on AO.

    • A Blackjack game was developed on AO.

    • CTOs from a16z and 1kx expressed optimism about AO's future in lengthy tweets.


  3. Arweave Oasis Chinese Channel post - "Understanding the Iterative Evolution of Arweave's Consensus Mechanism."

    • Arweave is a decentralized storage network that has undergone multiple significant technological upgrades throughout its development.

    • From the initial Proof of Access (PoA) to Simple Proof of Random Access (SPoRA) and the rate-limited SPoRA in Arweave 2.6, it has consistently followed its original vision.

    • On December 26, 2023, Arweave released the 2.7 version whitepaper, introducing Simple Proof of Replication (SPoRes).

    • These updates aim to incentivize miners to store more data on local hard drives and evolve the consensus mechanism to a new stage.


  4. Community Labs article - "Composability in AO's Computational Environment."

    • AO's composability architecture empowers users to customize their computational environments according to their needs.

    • AO's modular architecture, similar to traditional computer systems, consists of message units, scheduling units, and computing units that collaborate to execute tasks across the network.

    • Plans for AO include introducing staking mechanisms and tokens to increase the economic security of individual functionalities, with expectations to support more modules such as LLM agents, SQL databases, and on-chain games.


  5. Sam tweet - "Dual Mining coming to Arweave."

    • The advent of AO transforms Arweave from just storage into a system where users can earn rewards through computation, relaying messages, storage, and providing Arweave data.

    • Arweave is the full-stack DePIN.


  6. Starpower article - "Transforming Energy with Starpower."

    • Starpower's vision is to lead the energy revolution by integrating decentralized physical infrastructure networks into virtual power plants using cutting-edge technologies like IoT, blockchain, and AI.

    • The core of Starpower is the $STAR token, which solves the challenges of traditional VPPs by serving as an incentive mechanism.


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