The Stellar network just celebrated the 5th anniversary of its launch!
SDF’s CEO Denelle Dixon recently traveled to Washington, DC to meet with policymakers and discuss the future of blockchain regulations. Read more in her blog: Blockchain Policy: Getting it Right.
In an interview with Marco Montes Neri, co-founder of Saldo.mx, we learn about Saldo’s mission to improve the quality of payment transfers in Latin America and why they chose to build on the #Stellar network.
IDEO CoLab launched a Startup Studio program to help budding blockchain entrepreneurs take their projects to the next level.
Elle Brazzil, Senior Recruiter - Elle is joining SDF as a recruiting partner to the hiring leaders. She is very passionate about building out Stellar’s organization and bringing more talent to our team. Elle is a Sacramento native, a basketball enthusiast, and you can catch her at the beach on the weekends. Her latest goal is to kitesurf. :)
Adolfo Builes, Senior Software Engineer - Adolfo is joining SDF after being a Senior Software Engineer at Envoy. Previously he launched an anchor for the Colombian Pesos and wrote "Building your own venmo with stellar". He enjoys reading, cycling and working on side projects.
Katya Korepanova, Head of People and Culture - Katya is joining SDF after being a Global HR Manager at Leanplum. Throughout her childhood & adolescence, she attended a dance school and performed with her group around Russia. Another fun fact is that Katya was born on Valentine's day, so it’s always a challenge to make a reservation :-).
Natalia Rocco, Office Admin - Natalia is joining SDF after recently graduating from the University of San Francisco. She studied English Literature and has worked on both creative and academic print publications through USF. Her sign is Aquarius.
Charles Shin, Product Designer - Charles is joining SDF after being a product designer at Warby Parker. Previously was an intern at Uber and Weebly. He loves watching sports/film, eating tacos, and aspires to own a corgi one day.
How Changes are Made to the Stellar Network - "I often see new community members assume that the Stellar Development Foundation is the source of every change to the Stellar code base, but that’s not the case..."
Stellar Dev Digest - Welcome to another issue of the Stellar Dev Digest, a weekly recap of all things related to the development of the Stellar Network.