Bytom Weekly News(December 2nd week)
1.Bytom Published Test Network Client Common Operating Guide
On December 4, Bytom released test network client common operating instructions. This test network client allow fans with certain technical basis to test the usage, following the tutorial and perform simple transfer, mining, distribution of assets and other operations.
Sine the test network was released, a great number of community users have been involved in the beta test and giving the feedback via GitHub, Slack, Telegram and Wechat group and so on. Especially, 21 issues were raised on Github and the Bytom team is going to reward those users based on the quality of their feedback. Test activities will not be ceased until the main network is released and block-chain technology enthusiasts and developers are encouraged to participate.
Tutorial address: https://goo.gl/sYbaWd
2. The Bytom Holders Will Receive the First Around of “Candies”
（1）Bitcoin God (GOD) will be forked off the main Bitcoin chain and Bytom holders will be able to receive some Bitcoin God. The amount and distribution rule has not been confirmed yet and please stay tuned.
（2）Some free BTM will be given on the BIX exchange and please refer to the below link for the exact amount and distribution rule
（3）More candies: Waiting for surprise
3. Bytom Will Collaborate with Maverick Chain
In December, the development progress of Bytom speeds up and is ahead of schedule. Especially with the release of the Spark(the beta version of the test net), the significant technology milestone was achieved in advance, attracting many international and domestic projects to cooperate. Recently, Maverick Chain has announced that protocol layer technology of Bytom will be applied for their SDK development. In the future, Bytom is going to work together with more and more block-chain partners as well as traditional vendors, in order to build the Bytom ecosystem, boost the community, and eventually promote the development of block-chain industry as a whole.
4. 8BTC Bytom Will be Exploring the Silicon Valley: Detonated the Strongest Dialogue in the Block Chain Industry Between China and the United States
On January 26, 2018, SV Insight, a top tier technology media company in the United States, connecting China and Silicon Valley, will hold the Global Blockchain Connect Conference (San Francisco Station), bringing together 1000+ scientists, entrepreneurs, investors, developers and thought leaders from China, Japan, Singapore and Silicon Valley famous blockchain entrepreneurs and investors for a day of blockchain discussion. This conference will connect blockchain innovators from all over the world for a day of top-level keynotes, interactive panel discussions, and brainstorming, and will discuss the technology innovation and blockchain market dynamics and direction of development. Bytom, representing china outstanding blockchain project ,partner with 8BTC, will explore the first blockchain summit dialogue in Silicon Valley.
At the same time, Bytom during the convention, will be arranging Global Bytom Meetup (San Francisco Station), and will take this opportunity to send invitation to the world outstanding blockchain developers and community volunteers, to join the Bytom team.
5. Bytom Listed on Bibox Digital Asset Intelligence Exchange,EXX Exchange Open BTM / ETH Pairs
On December 5, EXX exchange officially trade on BTM / ETH pairs.On December 7, Bytom officially listed on Bibox digital asset intelligence exchange, and on December 6, opened for deposit, as well as BTM / BTC, BTM / ETH pairs. Bibox.com is the world’s first digital currency intelligence exchange, bringing AI technology to digital asset trading for the first time. Currently, the platform has branches in the United States, Japan, South Korea and Estonia with service users all over the world
6.The Bytom Team Attend 8BTC 【Chainge】Technological Saloon — Reveal the Blockchain Development
On December 9th (Saturday), Bytom CTO Lang Yu attend 8BTC 【Chainge】Technological Saloon — Reveal the Blockchain Development and also give the speech, named as “Form Zero to Hero — The Guide of Public Chain Development”.The event is intended to help blockchain developers gain a better and deeper understanding of the current status of the blockchain industry. Lan Haoxiang, the technical director of GXS, and Hu Zhen, the technical direcotr of 51 Credit Cards are going to attend the meeting as speaker.