The history of Scala

January 22, 2018

01:21:34 - Stellite genesis block was mined

February 2018

Listing on Crex24

March 2018

Listing on TradeOgre

April 4, 2018

Stellite forked from the new V7 Cryptonight algorithm with some adjustments

April 10, 2018

Listing on Coinmarketcap

May 4-5, 2018

First conference in Amsterdam at Chainges

June 6, 2018

Stellite v1.2.4.0 'Titanium v1'

Titanium v1 Fork at block height: 194600.

Highlights for V4 include:

  • Changed Proof-of-Work algorithm to our custom XTL variant 2

  • An improved Difficulty Adjustment Algorithm (DAA)

  • A bump in minimum network fee and increased median blocksize limit

With this release we added a new stellite-blockchain-downloader tool.

January 10, 2019

Stellite v2.0.0.0 'Adamantium'

Adamantium V2 Fork at block height: 503001.

Highlights for V5 include:

  • A complete update to support the latest Monero features including Bulletproofs

  • A better transaction experience by consolidating outputs

  • Move from 1 minute blocks to 5 minute blocks

  • An update to our Proof-of-Work algorithm

  • Improvements to our Difficulty Adjustment Algorithm (DAA)

March 22, 2019

Rebranding to Torque due to copyright issues with the name "Stellite".

August 13, 2019

Scala v3.0.0.0 'V6 Himalaya'

Final rebranding to the official name: Scala

More information: https://twitter.com/ScalaHQ/status/1154095108138131457

Himalaya V6 Fork at block height: 563810.

Highlights for V6 include:

  • New proof-of-work named DefyX.

  • A complete update to support the latest XMR features and bug fixes.

  • Changed emission curve and supply.

March 12, 2020

The first release of the official Scala Mobile Miner, a high performance and open-source application for mining Scala on Android mobile devices.

Download here: https://github.com/scala-network/MobileMiner/releases

Some highlights of this application are:

  • AMAYC machine-learning algorithm to protect the device

  • Temperature display

  • QR code feature to capture wallet address

  • Completely redesigned UI

  • Refactored framework

  • Payout widget

  • Live Pool statistics for pools based on nodejs-pool cryptonote-nodejs-pool frameworks

July 31, 2020

Scala v4.0.0.0 'V7 Panthera'

Final rebranding to the official name: Scala

More information: https://medium.com/scala-network/panthera-v7-specifications-b7141319e388

Panthera V7 hard fork at block height: 662646.

Highlights for V7 include:

  • LdPoW - A custom version of dPoW that will help against malicious attacks as well as help in increasing the sync speed of the daemon.

  • An overhaul of the Scala wallet which will help increase performance.

  • Updated DefyX to Panthera - the algorithm now includes Yespower instead of Yescrypt which helps both security and reliability.

  • Updated Scala with the latest XMR release containing bug fixes and new features.

  • Completely reworked economics and emissions to help further benefit the users of the platform.