TL;DR

  • Alpha is live on Mainnet
  • It supports general computation and composability
  • Fast-growing community, developing tooling, and applications
  • Additional features to be rolled out on an ongoing basis in the coming weeks
  • Disclaimer: this is an Alpha version (read the fine print below)

Introduction

StarkNet Mainnet Release Candidate Available on Testnet

Exciting Times Ahead

New Phase: Composability

TL;DR

  • StarkNet now supports composability, the main feature defining StarkNet’s Constellations phase.
  • We are releasing a testing framework for StarkNet — developers can now test their contracts locally and effectively.
  • This release includes several notable performance improvements, such as support for Merkle-Patricia Tries and a builtin for bitwise operations.
  • Ecosystem front:

How to transfer funds between sidechains and StarkEx trustlessly, securely, and inexpensively

TL;DR

  • Transferring funds between sidechains and L2s is a growing need
  • Current methods: via L1 (Ethereum) — slow, expensive, yet trustless; or via App (or LP) — requires trust, yet fast and inexpensive
  • We propose a trustless, secure and inexpensive sidechain-to-StarkEx bridge, which relies on Ethereum’s security
  • By extending such a…

Featuring: L1<>L2 Interaction, On-Chain Data, and the Growing StarkNet Ecosystem

TL;DR

  • L1<>L2 interaction
  • On-chain data

Introduction

StarkWare

bringing scalability and privacy to a blockchain near you

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