Clarity smart contracts up 60% QoQ, BRC-20, and more
Your weekly roundup of ecosystem news and resources
This week we’re sharing out Messari’s latest report on all things Stacks (for Q1 2023), a bunch of BRC-20 news, updates from ALEX, Xverse, and more.
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🍿 Stacks Snacks
Messari’s Q1 “State of Stacks” report is out now
Messari research compares Stacks within top 15 crypto blockchains
Hiro Wallet re-introduced its Stacking hub, Lockstacks
Stacks & Xverse partner with UniSat marketplace for BRC-20 trading
Total of 1.6 Million $LUNR burned re: minting of Nakamoto 1 Android NFTs
Hiro shares 101 on transferring BRC-20 tokens via their wallet
Register for Bitcoin Startup Lab (less than 2 weeks left!)
Xverse reopens Stacking, now continuous + no manual restacking.
Bitcoin secured NFT creator "The Artist" launches free stealth NFT collection
😋 Other tasty content
Trust Machines: What is the RGB protocol on Bitcoin?
Trust Machines: What is the Blockchain Trilemma and how does it work?
Trust Machines: BRC-20 Token Standard vs. ERC-20: What’s the Difference?
Trust Machines: How BRC-20 Token Standard Makes the Case for Bitcoin Layer 2s
📝 Hiro Developer Survey
Twice a year, Hiro surveys the Stacks developer community to learn more about your experience using Hiro tools. Your insights help us prioritize new features and products. Let us know what you think. Please take this 10-minute survey and share your experience 👉 https://survey.hiro.so/
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This newsletter is curated by the Stacks Ecosystem Comms Working Group.