We are excited to announce that KIRA’s Public Testnet (testnet-1) will be officially launching on March 31st, 2021 at 12 PM UTC. Testnet-1 features the first stable release of KIRA relay chain (KIRA Hub) and includes governance module, infrastructure deployment tool and frontend application. The public testnet launch comes after an extensive private testing period over the last 90 days, during which total of 412 issues, PR’s and suggestion reports were raised and addressed thanks to 222 private testnet participants.

Games, Challenges, Rewards & Participation

The Public Testnet launch will be followed by incentivized games, challenges and competitions that will enable participants to earn KEX…


We are happy to announce that our KEX ERC-20 token is now listed on Binance Smart Chain (BSC) as a KEX BEP-20 token with multi chain functionality supported via a cross-chain bridge, MultiChain.

Listing KEX on BSC not only exposes the KEX token to BSC’s massive pool of liquidity, with BSC DEX volumes recently surpassing $2.8 billion per day, but will also allow KEX traders to avoid some of the costly Uniswap trading fees as a result of scalability issues on Ethereum.

IMPORTANT! The official BSC KEX Token contract is
0x8d11ec38a3eb5e956b052f67da8bdc9bef8abf3e

KEX on PancakeSwap


Objective: KIRA Network deployment, state propagation, snapshots, networking and connectivity testing between nodes in local and public networks

Prerequisites:

  • 4 vCPU cores (ARM64 or x64)
  • Minimum 8GB of RAM
  • Minimum 32GB+ of the free storage space (plus space required to persist blockchain state and snapshots)
  • Disposable cloud instance or VM
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS installed on the host instance or VM
  • Stable internet connection with at least 10 Mbps Up/Dn speed
  • Static IP address or dynamic DNS
  • Access to router or otherwise your local network configuration

Source code:

  • KIRA Management tool — kira
  • Blockchain Application — sekai

Warning: Do not use…


BSC, Binance’s dual-chain architecture blockchain, is based on a Proof of Staked Authority (PoSA) consensus model and features instant finality with short block times and low gas fees. BSC introduces BNB staking and smart contracts into the Binance ecosystem, along with EVM compatibility that enables Ethererum developers to easily port their applications over to BSC.

As a result of rising gas fees on the Ethereum network pricing smaller players out of the market, BSC cheap network fees and EVM compatibility, BSC has become a serious alternative to Ethererum, recently surpassing Ethereum’s daily transaction volume, generating over $15B in total transaction…


Primary Listing of KIRA Network (KEX) on BitMax

We are incredibly proud to officially announce the listing of our KEX token via our primary listing partner, Bitmax, one of the industry’s leading digital asset platforms.

  • Deposits and withdrawals of KEX will be enabled at 9pm EST on December 17th
  • The KEX smart contract will unlock at 9pm EST on December 17th allowing KEX token holders to transfer KEX tokens between any ERC20 addresses
  • Trading of the KEX/USDT pair will be enabled at 9am EST on December 18th

With BitMax’s daily trading volume of over ~$300m, ~750K registered users and accessibility…


We are excited to announce that the first phase of the KIRA Liquidity Reward Program will commence at 4PM UTC on the 6th of December 2020. The initial phase of our liquidity reward program is designed to incentivise the KEX/ETH Uniswap market and will run for a period of 30 days. There will be an option to extend this program further after the first phase, or run it in combination with the second phase of our liquidity reward program, which will be in partnership with our primary listing partner.

During the first phase of the liquidity reward program, a total…


KIRA Network — Public Round

We are pleased to announce an upcoming KIRA’s Public Liquidity Auction that will start on November 25, 2020 at 3 PM UTC and will conclude in 24 hours or once the hard cap is reached.

Custom, Hard & Soft capped Dutch Auction will be launched to ensure that every whitelisted participant will have an equal opportunity to acquire KEX tokens at the best possible price, driven by demand.

About The Auction

The auction will open at a valuation of ~$3.00 per KEX, which will then rapidly decline within the 1st hour down to ~$1.00 per KEX. For the remaining 23 hours the price…


This is an English translation of Odaily’s interview with Milana Valmont, CEO of KIRA Network.

KIRA is aiming to build the first cryptocurrency ecosystem powered by liquidity of tokens at stake, where real world assets can be used to secure blockchain applications.

As the official launch of ETH 2.0 approaches, the discussion about PoS staking has once again been raging. The design of the ETH 2.0 staking mechanism indicates that the sooner you participate in staking, the greater the gains, and countless investors are currently gearing up to try it.

However, once users choose to participate in the ETH 2.0…


KIRA Network Team is pleased to announce the winner and runner-ups of the Second Security Challenge that took place at 12PM UTC on November 11, 2020 and was announced on our Twitter

Participants had a chance to win the Grand Prize — an allocation of 10 ETH worth of KEX and 200 USDT by solving cryptographic and security challenges that were revealed on our official blog at the start of the competition. The main goal of this challenge was to simulate a real life scenario of a Public Auction taking place in adversarial conditions and in a hostile local environment…


We are thrilled to announce the launch of the exclusive KIRA Ambassador Program. We are inviting all KIRA’s followers and supporters to join our movement to revolutionize the decentralized finance space.

We know that these days, the support of the community is more important than ever for any projects out there. Therefore, we look for active and enthusiastic people that support KIRA.

An ideal candidate for KIRA Ambassador Program would be someone who is really passionate about the Blockchain space, and who is looking forward to the wide adoption of this cutting-edge technology.

You will make the perfect fit if…

Yuri Papadin

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