If you’re in Discord, you’re about as close as you can get without being in the office with us. I’ve got some results I’d like to share with you from the survey included in the last update.Discord users probably knew about Chris joining the team a few days ago, and oftentimes other bits of info trickle through there first. Zach Herbert, VP of Operations, recently announced the newest member of the Sia core team. He learned to code while in high school and developed an interest in open source software around the same time.I’ll drop some articles here from the past month that mention Sia in some capacity.If you see Sia being talked about in the media, send it my way.He studied Computer Science at Graz University of Technology, achieving his undergrad degree while working as a software engineer for AVL List.Once Chris learned about the idea of decentralized storage, he was hooked.EDGE TV STREAMING LIVE• The latest music videos• Original Kiwi content from The Edge personalities• NZ’s only free to air music TV channel WE HEART NZRova is proud to be Kiwi, and we curate content for New Zealanders:• All our radio stations broadcast in NZ• All our exclusive channels are content made by Kiwis for Kiwis• Why bother with 100,000 channels that aren’t relevant to you?
I was excited to see that 95% of respondents enjoyed the first community update.And unsurprisingly, the main thing you want to see is more news. Any info that I’m able to share will always be included.91% of responses said that the Discord experience has been good so far.We put a lot of work in a short period to make sure the server was a place worthy of your time.One short hop across the Atlantic, and Chris met the Sia team in August of this year. He’s enthusiastic and friendly, and more importantly he’s passionate about Sia. This month, our Contributor Spotlight shines on a company that wants to make it easier to integrate with Sia.But that’s pretty easy to tell when someone is willing to move across an ocean to work with you. Our friends at Luxor Tech have introduced the Luxor mining pool, the newest pool available for Sia. “We’re on a mission to make it easier for businesses and developers to build applications on top of Sia.” Luxor is also working on a lite wallet for Sia, and we’re excited to see what they can do in the future.