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Stellar Dev Digest: Issue #49

Anchor basics webinar, Stellarport’s new look, and user-friendly key management on Stellar.

News & Posts of the Week

  • ⚠️ There is currently an email scam going around encouraging users to participate in staking on Stellar. Do not interact with this email. There is no such thing as staking on Stellar. It is an attempt to steal your private key and your funds. Protect your account. Read our security guide.
  • 🛠️ Tyler is hosting a developer-focused workshop on tomorrow, June 30 at 2PM EDT to explain SEP24, and to show how easy it is for a wallet to implement interactive deposits and withdrawals using anchor services. — Sign up for it here.
  • Director of Partnerships at SDF, Boris Reznikov, released a blog post recapping the Anchor Basics webinar SDF hosted a couple of weeks ago. If watching webinars isn’t your thing, this is the resource for you. — Read it here.
  • Last week, Principal Software Engineer at SDF, Leigh McCulloch, gave an Engineering Talk on SEP-30. Key management in crypto wallets is not typically user-friendly, and that creates a major barrier to widespread adoption. SEP-30 defines an approach that enables an individual to regain access to a Stellar account after the individual has lost their private key. — Listen to it here.
  • Tyler and I hopped on the mic last week to discuss the latest news in the Stellar ecosystem including the Vibrant beta launch, this round of the Stellar Community Fund, and more. — Listen to it here.
  • CEO of Tangem, Sergio Mello, shows off the new Tangem and Lobstr Vault collaboration by sending $30,000 using a Tangem and Lobstr Vault multi-signature scheme. — Watch the demo here.
  • You can now send money instantly to Nigeria from South Africa using the Stellar-based Uhuru WhatsApp Wallet. You can learn more about Uhuru and how they’re building on Stellar here.

Application of the Week

This week I’m featuring Stellarport — your portal to all assets on the Stellar network!

  • a new assets search engine
  • the ability to trade Stellar-based non-fungible tokens

Releases and Updates

The Go SDK’s txnbuild v3.2.0 has a new release. The previous version allowed txnbuild to create transaction envelopes which are accepted by both Protocol 12 and Protocol 13. In this release, txnbuild will only create transactions that are accepted by Protocol 13.

Active Discussions

💬 This week two CAPS made it in to the Final Comment Period: CAP-0023 and CAP-0033!

  • to make it possible for issuers to issue assets non-interactively.

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Did I Miss Something?

If you found that something from this issue is missing or inaccurate reach out to me (kolten) on Keybase and I’ll make sure to fix it 👍

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