🍣 Sushi All Hand Notes - 25th May 2022 ✍️
Introducing Toshokan, a community-first blog for Sushi

Introducing Toshokan, a community-first blog for Sushi

Today we're excited to introduce Toshokan (図書館 Japanese word for library), our new blog that will help keep our community informed about the latest happenings at Sushi.

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🍣 Sushi All Hand Notes - 25th May 2022 ✍️

Juicy details from Sushi's weekly internal meetings
🍣 Sushi All Hand Notes - 25th May 2022 ✍️

Housekeeping

  • Toke snapshot passed
  • Ping stakeholders to vote on Boring’s treasury transparency snapshot
  • Initiate an open discussion with the community about switching to English names for all products e.g. Sushi Lending, Sushi Streaming, Sushi Launchpad
  • Create content for Shōyu’s launch and also look to hire a dedicated Marketing Manager for the product, as the target audience is different
  • Ops overhaul. Neil will be checking in with all teams. Wants to ensure things are organized and every team has processes and documentation in place to track progress, hiring, collaboration etc.
  • Pegbit to create a discord bot that pings a different team every Monday & Wednesday to nominate someone to join the forum call
  • Reminder for OPs multisig signers to execute transactions to refill minichef rewarders
  • 5 candidates in the running now
  • A headhunter agency might put forward some candidates as well

Engineering

  • Putting finishing touches on Furo. Audit has given the go ahead. Will link up with Samurais, Marketing and Design for launch
  • Troubleshooting bugs that came back from Audit for Onsen v2 (Permissionless staking/pool rewards)

Design

  • 4 interviews scheduled this week
  • User testing for cross chain swap and Sushi guard done. Updating wireframes based on results
  • Polishing Furo’s wireframes and contents for launch
  • Sync with Samurais to streamline UX support
  • In ideation phrase of overhauling the current Sushi logo

Marketing

  • Formed a task force with Samurais and Design to work on Sushi Academy. Planning for v1 release in Q3
  • Furo launch content ready. Teaser for it should be done next week as well
  • Currently looking for/trialing MEME artists

Samurais

  • Cross chain and Furo testing
  • Working with Design to expand current FAQ knowledge base and Marketing on Sushi Academy

Shōyu

  • Checkout UI done. In the midst of integrating social functions to the platform
  • Code is ready for audit
  • Added documentation for contracts and features
  • Waiting on indexer integration
  • Beta release planned for end June

  • Have decided to engage Fenwick
  • Waiting for them to get back with the list of things they need from Sushi
  • 30-60 days timeline for entity to be set up

Proposals to look at

1. Sushi Senzu
Discussion on how to best utilize profits from OpenMEV

Sushi Senzu (!仙豆): Using the SushiGuard Router for SUSHI Value
Can you explain how optimization occurs? Too much seems to be folded into that word. It’s unclear what’s being suggested by it.


2. Gauntlet <> Sushi
Seeking yearly renewal for incentive optimization services

Gauntlet x Sushi Incentive Optimization [Renewal]
Sushi may one day want to set-up their own data pipeline for analytics/reporting. Is the data in the Gauntlet data store made available to Sushi?

3. Self Liquidations for Kashi
Sarang already working with the Autonomy team on self liquidation and stop limit orders

Add automatic self liquidations for Kashi
Hey, thanks for the questions! 😄 We don’t really make money in this arrangement directly, its an open network so anyone that runs a bot makes that 10-30% of the tx2 fee. Autonomy as a protocol does not gain directly from the incentive fees, the only gain is that the network becomes more valuable a…