Entries by PureStake

Moonbeam Upgrades Its TestNet to Moonbase Alpha v5

Introduces a Staking Mechanism and Adds Significant Infrastructure and User Experience Improvements. Boston, MA – January 21, 2021 – Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform on Polkadot, announced today a new version of its TestNet, Moonbase Alpha. This latest version introduces significant infrastructure updates and adds staking features, opening the door for collators that actively […]

Moonbeam Announces Grant Program

Open registrations for projects that develop Web3 software and contribute to the growth of the Moonbeam ecosystem. Boston, MA – January 04, 2021 – Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform on Polkadot, announced the Moonbeam Grants Program today. The Moonbeam Grants Program is part of Moonbeam’s multi-chain vision. This program aims to fund Web3 software […]

Moonbeam and Band Protocol Team Up to Bring Secure, Scalable Oracle to Polkadot

Developers Building on Moonbeam Can Now Request Data From the Decentralized Oracle Infrastructure of Band Protocol Boston, MA – December 22, 2020 – Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform on Polkadot, has implemented Band Protocol as a decentralized oracle in its TestNet. The Sequoia Capital-backed Band Protocol specializes as a scalable cross-chain data oracle platform […]

Moonbeam Network Has Integrated the Chainlink Oracle Network on TestNet

Developers on Moonbeam Can Now Use Chainlink Oracles with Solidity Smart Contracts on Polkadot Parachain Boston, MA – December 17, 2020 – PureStake, the company developing the Moonbeam smart contract platform, has completed an integration of Chainlink into the Moonbeam TestNet environment. This integration brings Chainlink’s market-leading oracle functionality to Moonbeam, enabling developers to build […]

Moonbeam Announces the Upgrade of its TestNet to Moonbase Alpha v4

Introduces Support for Multiple Full, RPC, and Collator Nodes. Boston, MA – December 14, 2020 – PureStake, the company that develops the Moonbeam smart contract platform, announced today a new version of its TestNet, Moonbase Alpha. This upgrade incorporates new capabilities that allow the accessibility of multiple collators to the network to increase its resilience […]

IDEX to Tap Moonbeam for Polkadot Deployment

The Popular Exchange Plans to Deploy to Moonbeam’s Parachain on Polkadot. Boston, MA – December 10, 2020 – Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract parachain on Polkadot, announced plans to integrate IDEX’s cryptocurrency exchange. This effort is part of IDEX’s Multiverse initiative to expand its world-class trading experience to new blockchains, including Polkadot. By deploying to […]

Moonbeam Launches Ambassador Program

Registration open for community members who want to be part of the Moonbeam Project. Boston, MA – November 25, 2020 – PureStake, the company that develops the Moonbeam smart contract platform, announced the Moonbeam Ambassador Program today. This program is open to all people who are part of the Ethereum, Polkadot, and other ecosystems that […]

Moonbeam Network Upgrades Account Structure to Match Ethereum

Latest TestNet, Moonbase Alpha v3, Introduces New Functionality That Unifies Accounts and Simplifies the Experience for Ethereum Developers and Users. Boston, MA – November 17, 2020 – PureStake, the company that develops the Moonbeam smart contract platform, announced the latest version of its TestNet, Moonbase Alpha v3. This incorporates a significant account system update that […]

AlgoSigner, the First Algorand Wallet Extension for Chrome, is Upgraded to a New Version

Adding Algorand Standard Asset (ASA) and dApp Support for Application Call Transactions Boston, MA – November 5, 2020 – PureStake, a leader in secure and reliable blockchain infrastructure, has released a new version of AlgoSigner in the Chrome Web Store. This update adds significant functionality for Algorand Standard Assets (ASAs) and enables users to perform more types of […]

Moonbeam Truffle Box Now Available for Solidity Developers

Helps Ethereum Projects Quickly Deploy Smart Contracts to Moonbeam Boston, MA – November 3, 2020 – PureStake, the company developing the Moonbeam smart contract platform, has launched the Moonbeam Truffle Box. Truffle is one of the most popular development tools on Ethereum, and Truffle Boxes are pre-configured packages that help reduce the time it takes […]