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Why-you-should-care-about-developing-on-blockchain

Why you should care about developing on blockchain


Wednesday, May 15, 2024 by

Blockchain should be a core component of your toolbox as a Python developer. Why? Because Python’s smooth syntax and robust libraries go hand-in-hand with the secure and powerful technology that is blockchain. Let’s explore how Python developers can benefit from learning how to build on a blockchain. We will unpack the learning curve, the core components of ...


AlgoKit-blockchain-toolset-adds-native-Python-support

AlgoKit blockchain toolset adds native Python support


Tuesday, April 9, 2024 by

The Algorand Foundation announces the launch of AlgoKit 2.0, the latest upgrade to the AlgoKit command line interface (CLI) - a simple, one-stop toolset for developers building on the Algorand protocol. AlgoKit 2.0’s native support for Python empowers developers to write Algorand apps in regular Python. The toolkit has also been internally re-a...


Blockchain-app-builder-SDK-from-thirdweb

Blockchain app builder SDK from thirdweb


Tuesday, November 14, 2023 by

Ava Labs and thirdweb are expanding AvaCloud’s offerings and improving time-to-market for apps that need a custom, highly performant blockchain. AvaCloud already offers fast, simple custom blockchain deployments. Thirdweb’s robust SDKs, smart contracts, and other tools enable AvaCloud builders to go beyond infrastructure and easily launch high...


Emergence-web3-SDK-for-game-developers-from-Crucible

Emergence web3 SDK for game developers from Crucible


Tuesday, August 1, 2023 by

Crucible continues to create new standards and essential tools for developers with the launch of Emergence SDK. The software development kit, developed with the Open Meta Association, is available to developers building on Unreal Engine. This new and innovative set of tools has already been downloaded over 33,000 times and adopted by 3% of total active Unreal developers...


Self-custodial-Visa-debit-card-from-Gnosis

Self custodial Visa debit card from Gnosis


Monday, July 31, 2023 by

Gnosis announces the imminent release of Gnosis Pay and Gnosis Card. Gnosis Pay is the first decentralized payment network allowing web3 developers to integrate with a range of traditional payment schemes including Visa, and onboard the next millions of uninitiated users to tap into the web3 economy. Gnosis Card is the world’s first officially Visa-certified self-...


Smart-contract-functionality-from-Zeitgeist

Smart contract functionality from Zeitgeist


Thursday, June 22, 2023 by

Zeitgeist announced the integration of smart contract functionality to its protocol leveraging Polkadot's recent XCM v3 release. This integration will allow builders and users of the Zeitgeist platform to leverage smart contracts for the automated creation of, participation in, and resolving of prediction markets, in addition to automated liquidity management. Ze...


Web3-Accelerator-Program-from-Cronos-Labs

Web3 Accelerator Program from Cronos Labs


Friday, May 26, 2023 by

Cronos Labs, a blockchain startup accelerator focusing on decentralized finance, blockchain games, and the development of the Cronos ecosystem, has announced the second cohort of the flagship US$100M-backed Cronos Accelerator Program. First launched in June 2022, the program targets early-stage crypto projects and provides them with mentorship and funding opportunities ...


Green-Grants-Program-results-revealed-by-Filecoin-Green

Green Grants Program results revealed by Filecoin Green


Friday, May 12, 2023 by

The Green Grants Program provides vital funding for initiatives that promote sustainable economic practices and address environmental and social issues. The Regenerative Finance (ReFi) funding initiative is a significant milestone for Filecoin Green as it moves beyond simply decarbonizing the Filecoin Network and towards providing people, organizations, and humanity wit...


Automated-staking-pools-on-Filecoin-opened-by-GLIF

Automated staking pools on Filecoin opened by GLIF


Wednesday, May 10, 2023 by

GLIF announced the opening of Infinity Pool, the non-custodial, fully-automated staking pools on Filecoin. Trusted contributors to the ecosystem, GLIF has been advancing key network milestones for Filecoin since 2018, which include running the recommended wallet and multisig used by Protocol Labs and the Filecoin Foundation; running and maintaining Filecoin recomme...


NFT-marketplace-and-gallery-to-launch-from-Trend-Innovations

NFT marketplace and gallery to launch from Trend Innovations


Wednesday, April 26, 2023 by

Trend Innovations Holding Inc. has recently announced that they will combine two recent acquisitions to upgrade and launch a more robust version of the company's newly acquired InstantFAME platform. InstantFAME is a mobile and web application, which operates in the multi-billion-dollar digital artwork marketplace for artists to securely publish and sell their d...


Ethereum-NFT-traders-have-increased-by-88-percent-YoY

Ethereum NFT traders have increased by 88 percent YoY


Thursday, April 13, 2023 by

In the past year, the number of Ethereum NFT traders has risen by a staggering 88% YoY, according to BitcoinCasinos.com. This marks a clear indication of the growing interest in this space. "The blockchain industry is seeing immense growth, and the surge in users transacting in Ethereum-based NFTs is a testament to this. This is a great sign for the future of di...


Samsung-led-the-smartphone-market-in-2022

Samsung led the smartphone market in 2022


Thursday, April 13, 2023 by

According to StockApps.com, Samsung shipped 261 million units worldwide in 2022. This figure was well above the 226.4 million units shipped by Apple, the second-largest smartphone manufacturer. "The South Korean technology giant was able to maintain its market leadership despite the pandemic-induced economic downturn, which affected all smartphone manufacturers....


NFT-API-requests-are-surging

NFT API requests are surging


Wednesday, March 29, 2023 by

BitcoinCasinos.com has been following the latest trends on NFTs. Recent research revealed developers and consumers are increasingly interested in NFT products. API requests grew by more than 1000% YoY in the last quarter of 2022 and by over 132% QoQ. "Although talk of NFTs has just about died down, activity in the space hasn't. The numbers show that develope...


Compile-CUDA-Quantum-with-Qristal-from-Quantum-Brilliance

Compile CUDA Quantum with Qristal from Quantum Brilliance


Wednesday, March 29, 2023 by

Quantum Brilliance has released a new version of its open-source Qristal software able to compile quantum programs written in CUDA Quantum, NVIDIA's newly announced open-source programming model. Announced at NVIDIA GTC, a global AI conference, Quantum Brilliance's new release of Qristal heralds a major step forward in hybrid quantum-classical computing. &...


Smart-contract-environment-Filecoin-Virtual-Machine-launches

Smart contract environment Filecoin Virtual Machine launches


Friday, March 17, 2023 by

Filecoin Virtual Machine (FVM), an execution environment for smart contracts on the Filecoin network, is now live on the Filecoin mainnet. The FVM launch adds smart contracts and user programmability to the Filecoin blockchain, unlocking the enormous potential of an open data economy. With FVM, developers can write and deploy custom code to run on the Filecoin blockc...


ChatGPT-gains-1-million-users-within-5-days

ChatGPT gains 1 million users within 5 days


Friday, December 23, 2022 by

ChatGPT has gained over 1 million registered users in just 5 days, it became the fastest-growing tech platform ever. ChatGPT generates impressively detailed human-like written text and thoughtful prose, after being fed a text input prompt. In addition, ChatGPT also writes code. The Web3 community was intrigued, curious, and shocked by the power of this AI Chatbot. No...


Inter-Protocol--now-a-stable-token-for-cosmos-IST

Inter Protocol now a stable token for cosmos IST


Wednesday, November 16, 2022 by

The first phase of Inter Protocol is live. Inter Stable Token (IST), a decentralized, fully-collateralized, programmable stable token has launched for the Cosmos ecosystem on the Agoric platform. Stable-by-design with value relative to the US Dollar, IST was created to provide users with a minimum price volatility asset, and an evolving, risk-managed set of minting mech...


Cardano-gets-largest-upgrade-in-5-years

Cardano gets largest upgrade in 5 years


Wednesday, October 19, 2022 by

The research and software development company behind Cardano, Input Output Global (IOG), has confirmed that it had last night, along with the Cardano Foundation technical team, successfully applied the much-anticipated ‘Vasil’ upgrade to the Cardano mainnet. The upgrade is set to bring increased network capacity, richer applications, and faster transactions ...


NFT-marketplace-Aimee-rebranded

NFT marketplace Aimee rebranded


Tuesday, August 9, 2022 by

PolkaFantasy has announced the launch of their rebranded NFT marketplace, Aimee, on a quest to bring people from all over the world together for their love of NFTs on August 4th and 7th. PolkaFantasy launches rebranded NFT marketplace Aimee As part of the launch, Aimee is featuring an exclusive NFT collection with legendary artist, Keiji Inafune-san, known as...


DeepNFTValue-raises-$4M-in-funding

DeepNFTValue raises $4M in funding


Thursday, August 4, 2022 by

DeepNFTValue, a machine learning company that uses deep neural networks to price non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and other NFT assets, has announced a $4 million raise led by Rockaway Blockchain Fund, a venture capital firm backing leading Web3 founders. The raise also included investment from 1Confirmation, and Cygni Capital, among others. Founded by deep learning resear...


Web3-developer-ecosystem-is-accelerating-globally

Web3 developer ecosystem is accelerating globally


Friday, May 6, 2022 by

Rockaway Blockchain Fund (RBF), a European venture capital firm that invests in digital assets and infrastructure, has highlighted that Web3 developer activity is accelerating globally, with Europe set to become a major hub. Speaking ahead of the Gateway to Cosmos Conference and Hackathon in Prague, the VC firm outlined how Europe’s presence as a leading tech h...


SDK-runtime-within-the-Google-Privacy-Sandbox

SDK runtime within the Google Privacy Sandbox


Tuesday, March 22, 2022 by

Google recently announced its plans to bring its Privacy Sandbox to Android. Largely conceptual at this point, Google has made it clear this will be a multi-year lift (at least 2 years). The lead time is much appreciated; however, it's so distant that we don't have any solidified documentation, betas, or developer previews to act on. So what does that mean? Well...


Efinity-parachain-launches-on-Polkadot

Efinity parachain launches on Polkadot


Wednesday, March 16, 2022 by

Enjin has launched its flagship parachain Efinity on Polkadot. As the first-ever NFT parachain to launch on the Polkadot network, Efinity will support CryptoBlades and its 1.1 million users, with additional commitment from over 100 games and apps. Purpose-built to remove the barriers to entry to NFTs and decentralized gaming, Efinity simplifies the user experience an...


Mint-NFTs-on-demand-with-NFT-Mint-House

Mint NFTs on demand with NFT Mint House


Wednesday, March 16, 2022 by

Metatron has announced it has developed NFTMinthouse.com, an NFT full-service provider. Metatron has generated millions of downloads for top-tier clients, and at one time had more apps in the top 20 lifestyle on iTunes than any other company. Metatron was one of the first companies to create and white-label cannabis and crypto-related apps on iTunes. NFTMin...


TreeTrunk-NFT-smart-contract-lands

TreeTrunk NFT smart contract lands


Monday, March 14, 2022 by

John Wolpert, co-founder of TreeTrunk and Group Executive, Enterprise Mainnet Products and Technology at ConsenSys chats with us about what TreeTrunk is, how the TreeTrunk NFT smart contract will become widely used, how it can distribute royalties immediately and securely, and a lot more. ADM: What is the long-term vision for TreeTrunk? Wolpert: The primary j...


Ethereum-virtual-machine-lands-from-Ontology

Ethereum virtual machine lands from Ontology


Monday, March 7, 2022 by

Ontology announced the release of its Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM). Seamlessly connecting the Ontology and EVM-based ecosystems will increase cross-chain interoperability, allowing EVM-based blockchain developers to migrate easily across ecosystems and seamlessly construct applications on Ontology. To celebrate the release, Ontology has also announced a $10 million...


NFT-smart-contract-that-pays-NFT-artists-securely

NFT smart contract that pays NFT artists securely


Friday, February 25, 2022 by

Ethereum co-founder, Joseph Lubin’s blockchain incubator, ConsenSys Mesh has announced the NFT platform TreeTrunk.io at the celebrated ETH Denver developer conference. Launching in a beta release on the Polygon Mumbai testnet, TreeTrunk has introduced a new smart contract that, for the first time in the Ethereum ecosystem, collects and distributes royalty payments...


AI-and-Voice-predictions-for-2022

AI and Voice predictions for 2022


Wednesday, January 5, 2022 by

Scott Stephenson is a dark matter physicist turned Deep Learning entrepreneur. He earned a Ph.D. in particle physics from the University of Michigan where his research involved building a lab two miles underground to detect dark matter. Scott left his physics post-doc research position to found Deepgram. Stephenson talks about his 2022 predictions and what’s ...


NFT-game-Alien-Worlds-records-almost-760K-users

NFT game Alien Worlds records almost 760K users


Wednesday, December 8, 2021 by

Many in the gaming industry have expressed their belief that NFT games and/or blockchain games are the future of gaming. The NFT games segment is still in its infancy but user counts for many games are rapidly rising, highlighting the potential the segment holds. According to data presented by Safe Betting Sites, Alien Worlds had the highest player count among NFT games...


Moonwalk-NFT-Utility-Wallet-launches

Moonwalk NFT Utility Wallet launches


Tuesday, December 7, 2021 by

Moonwalk has announced the official unveiling of the Moonwalk-branded NFT Utility Wallet, a no-code solution for brands, gaming companies, and creators looking to create NFT communities and deploy NFT-powered unlocks and gamification. Available for desktop, mobile web, chrome extension and API deployment, Moonwalk’s unique NFT Utility Wallet acts as a ho...


Ontology-partners-with-bloXmove

Ontology partners with bloXmove


Tuesday, November 23, 2021 by

Ontology, the project bringing trust, privacy, and security to Web3 through decentralized identity and data solutions, has announced a partnership with bloXmove, a business-to-business mobility blockchain platform designed to simplify travel across multiple forms of transportation by connecting mobility apps and reducing the need for users to switch between them. The...


Minterest-deploys-to-Moonbeam

Minterest deploys to Moonbeam


Friday, November 5, 2021 by

Minterest, a value-capturing lending and borrowing protocol designed to make DeFi fairer for users, has announced that it will be deployed on Moonbeam, an Ethereum-compatible smart contract parachain on Polkadot. Moonbeam will provide recognized world-class technical support to assist with the protocol’s migration, while, in turn, Minterest will act as a magnet...


Neural-decision-processor-launches-from-Syntiant

Neural decision processor launches from Syntiant


Wednesday, October 6, 2021 by

Syntiant Corp has introduced the Syntiant NDP200 Neural Decision Processor (NDP), the company's first chip designed for vision processing that can provide highly accurate inference at under 1mW. NDP200 neural decision processor from Syntiant Packaged with the Syntiant Core 2, the NDP200 can ...


Smart-contract-language-changes-for-Partisia-Blockchain

Smart contract language changes for Partisia Blockchain


Thursday, September 30, 2021 by

Partisia Blockchain has announced that it has updated its smart contract language to Rust and Wasm (WebAssembly). Partisia Blockchain represents the first successful complete integration of Secure Multi-Party Computation (MPC) and blockchain technology. The adoption of Rust and Wasm is designed to facilitate a smooth and more efficient experience for developers,...


How-smart-contracts-and-AI-could-work-together

How smart contracts and AI could work together


Monday, September 20, 2021 by

It’s a common refrain within IT teams: challenges with data management can inhibit business agility and slow AI-driven innovation to a crawl. Why? Because as data grows and complexifies, proper data management becomes increasingly time-consuming and effort-intensive. This type of data conundrum is what keeps Data Scientists awake at night (and not just figurativel...