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Phala Weekly v0.2.96 10.5-10.11


  • Phala Expanded strategic partnership with Plasm Network with whom we will jointly build a powerful and privacy-preserving smart contract toolkit for developers.
  • Polkadot “Hello World!” hackathon on Gitcoin is live. 2 of the 23 challenges were published by Phala, through which you will learn how to build a confidential smart contract on Phala Network.
  • Refactored the main repo Phala-blockchain and completed W3A Milestone 1 Dockerfile.
  • Posted Phala IPO Strategy Draft in Phala forum for public comments.
  • Oct 10–11, Marvin presented and shared the mechanics and profound value of Polkadot parachain on 3 offline meetups in Beijing.

Dev Updates


  • Created Hello World branch; provides a ready-to-hack confidential contract development scaffold project for Gitcoin “Hello World” events
  • Refactor the main repo phala-blockchain:

Upgrade the relayer

Add SGX simulation and hardware Dockerfile and CI

Fullstack E2E test

Enable Phala ss58 format

  • W3A Milestone 1 Dockerfile (PR)


  • PoC 3 — ERC20 token mapping
  • PoC3 Staking Logic implementation
  • Add Rococo relay chain support to Substrate bridge and adapt XCMP
  • W3A Milestone 1 Documentations
  • Port Libra light validation client to Confidential Contracts; tx signing


  1. Slightly adjusted the PHA distribution to MODs: each MOD can only claim upto $52.5-valued PHA each week.
  2. Improved tags of translation tasks on Trello board: Building Phala Together for translators to better decide whether to claim or not.
  3. Defoamed Chinese groups.
  4. Writing Translator tutorial to help new translators better fit in Phala community.
  5. one Sino-English translator joined and 12 pieces of translation were produced by 3 translators. Many thanks to them. :)


  • new swags combining with new VI.
  • tutorial videos for Phala testnet beginners.


  • Oct 10, Marvin presented as a round-table talk guest at Polkadot Chia Tour, Beijing Station.
  • Oct 11, Marvin presented at two Polkadot-theme meetups to share his opinion on parachain and Web3.0.

About Phala

A Substrate-based confidential smart contract blockchain on which you can develop confidential-preserving and privacy-first blockchain apps. Member of Substrate Builders Program starting lineup. Recipient of Web3 Foundation Grant.

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