August 23, 201 - Avalanche, App, AMAs, and aDPI

A recap of the Aave ecosystem, August 16th to August 22nd, 2021

Welcome to Aave News 👻 The tl;dr on the Aave ecosystem

Keep reading for coverage on: Aave Grants DAO update 🏗 , State of the protocol 📰 , Ecosystem 🧉 , Governance ⚖️ , Request for comments 🗣, New market watch 💹 , Mark your calendar 📆 , Aavengers in the wild 🎙 , and Water cooler 🆒

Aave Grants DAO update 🏗

AMA with Flipside Recap.@GJFlannery19 joined @0xbilll to discuss the launch of community enabled analytics for Aave. Dive into the program and catch a CMS Intern-style recap below.


AMA with Centrifuge. Mark your calendars for the next Aave Grants AMA with Centrifuge. Get your burning questions about real world assets ready.

Omni update. @ericrhare from Omni Analytics shares a progress update and the team’s next steps. A first version of their Aave Analytics and Growth Dashboard is live!

State of the protocol 📰

Aavelanche. Aave has launched on Avalanche along with $20 million of AVAX in liquidity incentives for Aave users. This is the start of Aave's cross chain ambitions, with Solana possibly being next.

Metrics to explore.

Ecosystem 🧉

Aave Mobile. 206 addresses representing 15.24k AAVE voted unanimously in support of Aave Grants providing a $98k grant to 2001DeFi to build out a mobile application for Aave. The Snapshot vote is a temperature check to gauge support for larger sized grants. Catch up with the discussion and share your thoughts.

Governance ⚖️

AIP-32 and AIP-31. Proposals to extend liquidity mining and to add DPI on Aave V2, each respectively passed Aave governance. Emissions for liquidity mining are reduced by 9% and more assets including LINK, YFI, xSUSHI, UNI, MKR, and BAL have been added.

Request for comments 🗣

The following proposals have recently been active:

New market watch 💹

DPI. With the passing of AIP-31, DPI has been added to Aave V2 🥳

GHST Snapshot. A Snapshot vote to add $GHST to the Polygon market was positively received by the community. Read the DeFi case for $GHST by @coderdannn and the full proposal on the governance forum.

Mark your calendar 📆

AMA with Centrifuge - August 26th at 4pm UTC

#ETHOnline by ETH Global - September 17th to October 15th

Stani will be speaking at:

Aavengers in the wild 🎙

The Rise of DeFi. Your weekly dose of on-demand Stani content.

Water cooler 🆒

Alpha. @Block49Capital shared their thoughts on Aave's social media protocol, with the name possible being “[REDACTED]”.

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