StarkNet roundup #2
Weekly summary of all things StarkNet
gm fellow STARK enthusiasts! 🐺✨
This is the second edition of your weekly StarkNet summary. The previous update can be found here.
Let’s get into this week’s news! 👇
starknet-hardhat-plugin 0.3.10has been released.
StarkNet Alpha 0.7.0has launched on mainnet, one week after the release on testnet; bringing proxies, events and block number/block timestamp calls.
StarkWare has partnered with OppenZeppelin. OpenZeppelin will provide audit and secure development resources for StarkNet.
OpenZeppelin Nile has implemented a scripting API to compile, manage deployments & accounts, and is working on plugins.
StarkWare has partnered with ABDK. ABDK will audit StarkNet smart contracts and Cairo code.
first iteration of an Account Contract supporting multicalls in Cairo.
There is an on-going discussion around the Polaris Prover License on StarkNet’s discussion board, StarkNet Shamans. Since StarkNet will be community-governed, you should take this opportunity to voice your opinion and contribute to the discussion.
Media Highlight: discussion with the four leaders in rollups: Arbitrum, ZK Sync, Starkware, Optimism ft. @EliBenSasson
Want to build on StarkNet? Check out the community jobs section.
Briqs, an NFT building and composition protocol, has showcased some community creations.
Space MMO game Influence has held a Twitter space with two NASA engineers.
Users of oasis, a newly announced NFT marketplace on StarkNet, have minted over 3,000 NFTs on testnet only 5 days after launch.
starknet.js has crossed 5k downloads, with more downloads in a single week than even at the start of mainnet. 🎉
Continually updated list of projects building on StarkNet. 🏗️
DEX ZigZag has released their vision, laying out their plans for StarkNet and highlighting the unique capabilities they gain by deploying on it.
Starknet Shamans community discussion highlights
Useful links & articles
Fractal Scaling: from L2 to L3
The rise of L2 native dApps
Provable vs. Composable Computation or why Cairo will supersede Solidity
StarkNet community call schedule
How to use StarkWare layer 2 by Bankless
Awesome StarkNet: A curated list of awesome StarkNet resources, libraries, tools and more. (Highly recommended!)
Aggregated common Cairo functions for use in a Python package.
Want to build on StarkNet and learn Cairo? Here’s a boilerplate repo to get you up and running.
best practices on Cairo development by @joranhonig
Learn to code Cairo dApps with SymbOnStark
Dates and Events
next community call: February 1st; Presentation of Warp by Nethermind, roadmap update by StarkNet team.
First ever StarkNet hackathon: April 25-26, Amsterdam
StarkNet Summit: TBD
Online workshops are on the way. 👀
Thank you for reading, and see you next week. ⏳
Special thanks to odin_free for helping me source some of the information! 🔍