June 2024 Mintlayer Development Update

Friday, Jun 28, 2024

Hello Mintlayers,

As we step into the vibrant month of June, our commitment to advancing and refining Mintlayer remains unwavering. We’re excited to share the remarkable progress on the first stage of our Atomic swaps infrastructure with HTLC and Onchain orders ready to be merged in the next network update. Additionally we’ve made leaps forward across various components of our ecosystem—from the Mainnet Core Node and Block Explorer to the enhancements in our wallet interfaces. Let’s dive into this month’s developments:

Mainnet Core Node Developments:

  • Basic Atomic Swaps v1 ( HTLC and Onchain Orders): We are pleased to announce that the HTLC and onchain orders code has been successfully merged and will be activated with the next network upgrade. This development is a crucial enhancement to the security and flexibility of our transaction protocols.
  • Trezor Integration Coming Soon: Custom Integration with Trezor hardware wallets is being finalized soon which will include custom firmware, providing our users with a more secure way to manage their digital assets.
  • Continuous Improvements and Bug Fixes: We’ve made numerous general improvements and bug fixes to ensure that the network operates smoothly and efficiently.

Block Explorer Enhancements:

  • MLS-01 Tokens Listing: The Block Explorer now features a comprehensive list of MLS-01 tokens, complete with detailed statistics such as supply and metadata. This feature aims to provide greater transparency and accessibility to token information.

Browser Extension Improvements:

  • Wallet Management Options: Users now have the ability to delete wallets, which enhances control over personal data and security.
  • Notification for Delegation Changes: Notifications have been implemented to alert users about delegations to decommissioned pools, ensuring they are always informed of important changes.
  • Updated API Server Support: The browser extension has been updated to support the latest version of our API server, ensuring seamless functionality and enhanced performance.
  • Update Data Button: The newly introduced ‘Update Data’ button allows users to refresh and synchronize their wallet data with ease, ensuring all information is up-to-date.

In Conclusion:

June has brought a suite of upgrades and new features across the Mintlayer platform, each designed to enhance user experience and system security. We continue to push the boundaries of what’s possible in the blockchain space, striving for excellence in every update.

Stay connected with us through Twitter, join our Telegram community, and engage with us on Discord to stay updated on the latest developments and participate in our growing ecosystem.

Thank you for your continued support. We’re excited about the future and look forward to sharing more updates as we progress.

Warm regards,

The Mintlayer Development Team