Fantom General Update | January 16 2023
The first general update of the new year.
Governance proposal successfully passed: Gas Monetization is coming
Gas Monetization rewards quality creators on Fantom sustainably, using a methodology similar to affiliate incentives. This serves the goal of attracting quality developer talent to ensure a healthy network.
Gitcoin Grants voting has ended
Fantom’s first Gitcoin funding round has been a huge success. Our beta round saw nearly 300,000 FTM donated by 16,344 unique contributors across 85+ projects.
Over the next weeks, results will be finalized & matching completed. More details to come!
Fantom 2022 recap
For the last general update, we published a MASSIVE recap of 2022 and took a look ahead at what’s coming in 2023.
Andre on Oracle Evolution
Andre released a blog post about the history and future of oracles.
MetaFab brings blockchain game development tools to Fantom
With MetaFab, game studios can launch game infrastructure on Fantom in minutes & onboard mainstream gamers in a frictionless way. This helps Fantom to become a force in web3 gaming.
Squid SDK arrives on Fantom
Squid SDK allows developers to index, transform and use blockchain data for free.
Pangolin enables cross-chain swaps on Fantom
Pangolin’s BridgeSwap aggregates 4 bridges and 7 exchanges to offer you the best price possible for your cross-chain swaps.
At the current levels of transaction volume and gas fees, the gas monetization incentives would amount to ~1.000 FTM daily.
🔦 Fantom Artist Spotlight with Binary Punks
👀 A first look at the design for our podcast
📼 Fantom AMA on Blockbytes