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May 13, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 9:45 pm PDT on 5/13/22. The following updates occurred in this OTA:Bobcat Firmware bumped to 1.0.2.91 Helium Firmware updated to 2022.05.13.0_GA From Helium: This release is highly recommended for all Hotspot Makers.This update allows Hotspots to disconnect from a poorly performing Validator and search for a new one if the connected validator is not keeping up with the chain for 15 blocks (approximately 15 minutes). Hotspots without this release will still function but will greatly improve rewards. No action is required by Hotspot Owners. https://engineering.helium.com/2022/05/13/miner-hotspot-release.html

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May 12, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 10:45 pm PDT on 5/12/22.  The following updates occurred in this OTA:- Bobcat OTA Update 2022.05.12.0_GA- Bobcat firmware version bumped to 1.0.2.90 From Helium: This release is highly recommended for all Hotspot Makers.This update adds a retry delay when sending PoC Witness Receipts (from a Hotspot to a Validator) so that it has a better chance of succeeding if the Validator falls behind a few blocks from the tip of the chain.Hotspots without this release will still function but will greatly improve rewards. No action is required by Hotspot...

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Bobcat Miner has relaunched its official website bobcatminer.com on May 13, 2022. The revamped website not only offers an improved experience featuring more products in 2022, but also officially opens up its Helium 5G miner, the Bobber 500, for sale.   A Brand New lookSince Bobcat Miner’s global debut in March 2021, its official website has served as the only approved marketplace for Bobcat hotspot purchases. As the blockchain and IoT start-up adapts and grows to meet growing customer demands, it has gone through a thorough revamp, now with even bigger focuses on user support, product development, and educational content...

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May 11, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 11:00 pm PDT on 5/11/22.   The following updates occurred in this OTA: Bobcat firmware bumped to 1.0.2.89 Helium firmware updated to 2022.05.11.0_GA   Note: New users attempting to onboard hotspots may encounter issues while the Helium network is undergoing ongoing network maintenance over the next few days. We recommend waiting at least 24 hours to onboard new hotspots while Helium is implementing Gateway-rs Software(Light Hotspot Software). Please check the Helium Discord Announcements channel for updates regarding ongoing maintenance and network issues.   Download the Bobber App Now The Bobber...

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May 11, 2022 - Bobcat pushed the latest OTA update at 4:00 am PDT on 5/11/22.   The following updates occurred in this OTA: Firmware: helium to 2022.05.10.0_GA Bobcat bumped to 1.0.2.88   Note: New users attempting to onboard hotspots may encounter issues while the Helium network is undergoing ongoing network maintenance over the next few days. We recommend waiting at least 24 hours to onboard new hotspots while Helium is implementing Gateway-rs Software(Light Hotspot Software). Please check the Helium Discord Announcements channel for updates regarding ongoing maintenance and network issues.   What to expect on activation day, on 5/11/2022:...

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