Aleph Zero's AZERO now supported by Ledger in Developer Mode!
Aleph Zero’s native coin, AZERO, takes a step closer to full integration with Ledger, pending audit results and Ledger’s approval. We have some exhilarating news for all the AZERO enthusiasts out there! As of today, Ledger, the leading hardware wallet company, supports Aleph Zero’s native coin, AZERO, in developer mode. This marks a significant milestone
Aleph Zero reduces the negative effects of MEV. How?
Maximal Extractable Value prevention has to do with the design of the network, as well as recognizing certain benefits of MEV that should be retained to ensure a healthy ecosystem. The MEV occurs when block builders/arbitrageurs re-order transactions before they are appended to the blockchain. This happens because block builders/arbitrageurs have access to the mempool.
Aleph Zero Wins a Parachain Slot, Connects to the Polkadot Ecosystem
Aleph Zero has won a Polkadot parachain slot auction as a step towards establishing a cross-chain bridge infrastructure for the ecosystem. Learn more about the details. We are thrilled to announce that Aleph Zero has won Auction #38 for the Polkadot parachain slot. The bid has been made in an effort to secure the infrastructure
AWS Activate to Support the Aleph Zero Ecosystem Builders
Amazon Web Services (AWS) will support Aleph Zero builders via the Activate program, offering between $10,000 and $100,000 in free infrastructure credits. Today, we’re happy to announce that the AWS Activate program is available to all eligible Aleph Zero builders seeking support in setting up their infrastructure. AWS Activate is a program that provides startups
Testnet Update: Transitioning to Ink! 4.0 Beta Smart Contracts
The Aleph Zero team has just released a new version of Aleph Node featuring ink! 4.0.0-beta smart contracts, among other upgrades. The preparation process involving all external validators begins today, with the update itself scheduled for January 19th. Continue reading to learn more about what this means for the network and Testnet validators! We are
2022 in review: #BUIDL never ends
Throughout 2022, the Aleph Zero team has been focused on laying the foundations for the growth of the network: from smart contracts to community validators to the grant program, this is just a beginning for all of us. 2022 was the year of preparations. With the mainnet launched and Aleph Zero being available on the
Aleph Zero Monthly Update: Community Validators and Liminal
During November, Aleph Zero made huge strides towards decentralization as we introduced community validators to the Mainnet and nomination pools to improve scalability. Additionally, our privacy framework Liminal underwent its first hackathon. Read on to learn more! Community Validators Are Live on the Mainnet The biggest event to occur on the Aleph Zero blockchain in
AZERO.dev wallet improvements
We are happy to announce that we have been working on improving the user experience in the azero.dev wallet and today we are able to share some of the results. The overarching goal was to make the user interface more straightforward and eliminate common sources of confusion. Nomination pools rewards UI fixes The wallet now correctly displays the
Nomination pools and community validators: an update
Now that the community validators and the nomination pools are live, it’s time to look back and summarize the rollout. First and foremost, we’re incredibly grateful for your support. Within a few days of launch, we’ve welcomed 105 external validators on Aleph Zero, and we’re seeing increased interest in the network because of that. It’s