McCaleb pens an update about SDF lumen sales, inflation, Starlight, and SDF's general plans.
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SDF details updates to their approach to developer engagement, including a new developer mailing list for transparency and collaboration, wallet guidelines for security and interoperability, a new Stellar Developer Program for ongoing support project beyond the Stellar Build Challenge, and an evolved Stellar Build Challenge modeled more closely after hackathon events.
SDF describes updates to their lumen distribution programs, including more details on the Stellar Community Fund, revisions to the Partnership Grant Program, and a new academic research program to fund proposals that advance financial inclusion.
SDF lays out their updated community plans, including local gatherings of Stellar users called "Clusters", a Stellar global conference, r/Stellar subreddit governance via polls and points, a way for the community to participate in lumen awards called the Stellar Community Fund, and a hint at a new Stellar.org website coming in 2019.