In accordance with accessible info, the HIP 70 proposal obtained 6,177 votes (81.41%) in help of its plan, whereas 1,270 had been towards it.
The vote ended within the early hours of Sept. 22, and roughly 15 million HNT tokens had been staked in the course of the voting course of.
Helium builders mentioned the Solana migration would assist scale the community and increase its adoption as a substitute of expending sources on managing their blockchain.
With the proposal handed, Helium tokens — HNT, IOT, and MOBILE— can be issued on the Solana blockchain. The community can even replace its pockets, and customers can use Solana-based wallets for his or her HNT tokens.
In the meantime, regardless of the deliberate migration to Solana, the builders have mentioned Helium’s blockchain historical past will stay public.
Stories had revealed that the proposed migration had divided Helium’s group as some members requested that the community contains different blockchain networks within the proposal.
Helium scores new partnership
Helium builders Nova Labs introduced a brand new five-year partnership with T-Cellular to create a brand new 5G wi-fi service known as Helium Cellular on Sept. 21.
Stories revealed that Helium Cellular can be focused at lifeless 5G spots in the USA for wi-fi community customers.
In accordance with the builders, community subscribers might additionally earn crypto rewards.
The venture can be launched within the first quarter of 2023, and subscription plans would begin at $5 monthly.
The Nova Labs group mentioned the brand new Helium Cellular community might be described as a cell digital community operator (MVNO) or crypto provider.
Nova Labs CEO Amir Haleem mentioned:
“Our new settlement with T-Cellular offers our subscribers nationwide 5G protection and permits us to supply cell services that use each networks.”
Helium worth spikes
Helium’s HNT has seen its worth spike by 2% inside 24 hours to $4.72. Its worth has grown by roughly 12% over the past seven days