As we enter a new year we’re also entering an exciting period for Mina Protocol and the Mina Foundation and its ecosystem partners, including O(1) Labs, are committed to decentralized governance through on-chain voting
Many people have been using their Ledger device in ‘developer mode’ for some time to safely store their Mina coins in ‘cold storage’, however Ledger have just announced that the Nano X and Nano S Devices are now fully compatible with Mina Protocol after a full audited by Least Authority.
Here is a recording of the Community call on Monday 12th December 2022 regarding the first ever MIP (Mina Improvement Process) proposed by Gareth Davies to remove Supercharged rewards from Mina Protocol at the next hard fork.
There has been so much activity happening in the world of Mina Protocol over the last few weeks. zkApps are on testnet and there is hive of activity from developers participating in zkIgnite and completing the zkApp tutorials to earn $MINA for their work.
Everstake are a trusted Mina Validator and their team regularly produce excellent Mina Protocol related content on social media. In addition to their own statistics regarding their validator service after each Epoch they put together a compilation of information
There’s still time to join the new zkIgnite, Cohort O, but don’t hang around, stage one (or actually stage 0) ends in two weeks on December the 15th. Entrants can complete tutorials based around snarkyJS and potentially win rewards from a $250k MINA prize pool. Last week the code was downloaded over several thousand times […]
There have been 14 Mina Protocol Developers meets-ups so far this year and the last one of 2022 will take place in Bangalore, India just before the start of ETHIndia, where incidentally Mina Protocol is also one of the sponsors of the event.
Here’s another exciting development on the road to zkApps being live on the Mina Protocol mainnet.
O(1) Labs, the incubators behind Mina Protocol have just published a new medium article regarding the zkApps Builders Program, an 11-week program bringing talented developers from around the world together to learn about zero-knowledge programming, and build zero-knowledge smart contracts (“zkApps”)
With all that has been going on this week in the world of BlockChains it might have been easy to miss this announcement from the Mina Foundation, but the new social media account @MinaDevelopers on Twitter is another sign of the quickening progress towards zkApps on Mainnet.