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Justin Renken
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Date: 16th Feb 2021

ARK Monthly Update — January 2021 Edition

January is over, and it’s time for an overview! This blog post will cover last month’s highlights, activities and achievements. We also release an update video on Twitter and our YouTube Channel. Let’s take a look at what’s been going on at ARK.io and within the ARK Ecosystem.

This Month’s ARK Monthly Update Video

Last Month’s Highlights

New MarketSquare Partnerships

ARK.io and MarketSquare announced new partnerships:

  • DLUX is a decentralized portal to 2D, 3D and VR experiences.
  • DcENT is a lifestyle brand powered by NFTs.
  • PeakD is the most popular user interface of Hive.
  • Hive Pay is a payment gateway for the Hive Ecosystem.
  • Axie Infinity is a Blockchain-powered creature game.
  • CoinCodeCap is a code analytics and reporting platform.
  • Gala Games is a developer of Blockchain games such as Town Star.
  • NFT Showroom is a Blockchain art platform.
  • API3 is building decentralized APIs.
  • Taking our Top Tweet of the month, Stakenet is building a Lightning Network decentralized exchange.

Last Month’s Top Tweet.

Check out the all-new MarketSquare YouTube channel and join the conversations in the all-new MarketSquare Discord server .

ARK Discord Migration

In case you missed it in December, ARK ported its chat community from Slack to the ARK Discord server. Join the community and team at https://discord.ark.io .

COPA Video & New TBO Episode

We published a video about ARK joining Square’s Crypto Open Patent Alliance on our YouTube channel, and released the first episode of a new series on the MarketSquare channel.

WeLivetoBuild Podcast

I appeared on the WeLivetoBuild Podcast to talk crypto, and ARK Co-Founder Travis Walker gave an ARK update on Crypto Diggy’s YouTube channel.

Protokol Update

Protokol , our subsidiary for enterprise Blockchain solutions, published an article on how Blockchain powers digital collectibles for the sports industry.

Compendia Update

Compendia Network , built on ARK technology, held a meme contest in January with a prize pool of up to 30,000 BIND(the native compendia token).


ARK is hiring! If you are looking for an interesting job head over to our Careers Page.

What’s Next

We are gearing up to release new products soon, including the MarketSquare Public Beta. Get more details at MarketSquare.io. Visit the ARK Roadmap to follow our development and see what else we have planned.

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See you next month!


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