As we find ourselves on the cusp of June, it's hard to believe we're nearly halfway through the year. May has been a whirlwind of a month, filled with captivating events and remarkable milestones.
We want to extend our heartfelt gratitude to our incredible community for their unwavering support and engagement.
Join us on a journey through May's significant events without further ado.
Unique Network Launched our EVM-coder to Simplify Writing EVM Precompiles
Among the notable accomplishments in May was the unveiling of the EVM-coder. This innovative developer tool simplifies the complex task of writing Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) precompiles by abstracting the encoding and decoding processes.
With the EVM-coder, developers can now devote their attention to crafting Rust logic while leaving the intricacies of data management, documentation, and interface/API generation in their capable hands. This streamlines the development process and reduces the risk of data handling errors, particularly in tasks prevalent during analysis and indexing.
We consider the EVM-coder a game-changer with many beneficial use cases and a leap forward in efficiency and reliability.
Learn more about the EVM-coder and its use cases here.
Unique and Quartz's Latest Runtime Upgrade Complete: v941055
At its core, this upgrade exemplifies our determination to optimize performance and maximize user experiences continually.
Strongly focusing on enhancing the platform's capabilities, this upgrade significantly improves network performance and user interactions. It introduced the balanceOfCross method to the ERC-721 standard, enabling seamless support for Substrate addresses.
Additionally, it marks an important upgrade to Polkadot v0.9.41, which addressed crucial sync and network issues presented by a previous Polkadot release.
For details on v941055 and how to upgrade read here.
Opening HRMP Channels with Astar and Shiden Network
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NFT Marketplace: Key Considerations and Challenges
We delved further into the NFT industry. The goal is to enlighten developers, NFT creators, and both Web2 and Web3 users, providing valuable insights into the intricacies of this rapidly evolving landscape.
We'll also explore the utility of NFTs and their potential impact on various industries while offering forward-thinking perspectives on the future of this technology.
For a better understanding, read our first article.
Unique in the Press
Our team was present at various Web3 press and events in May. These included:
- Aleksandar Mitrovic was a speaker at Polka Defiance, one of the largest virtual events in the Polkadot ecosystem.
- Unique Network joins Alchemy University and HackerEarth as part of the CoinDesk Web3athon Hackathon courtesy of Polkadot, OKX, and Solana.
- Aleksandar Mitrovic and Greg Zaitsev speak Customizable NFTs at PolkadotNFT Prague 2023.
- We participated in the IBC, sponsored by Polkadot and held our own CEP Unique Workshop: A Unique Opportunity to Discover the Power of a Decentralized World.
- UNQ launched on AcalaSwap
- Hackadot, and more on our newsroom (or Telegram and Discord channels).
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Before we conclude, catch up on all other updates not covered here today, including the IBC CEP Unique workshop, UNQ launching on AcalaSwap, Hackadot, and more on our newsroom (or Telegram and Discord channels).
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