How To

Explore our directory of ‘how to articles’, from setting up wallets to the latest user experience features available on the platform. We’ll continue to add to these over time to help those looking for practical tips to actively participate in the world of DeFi.


Find out about the macro events shaping the future of the Algorand Ecosystem. As blockchain technology pervades the mainstream consciousness, we’ll continue reporting on the social and economic moves driving the direction of the ecosystem.


Look for exclusive interviews with founders, panel discussions with important figures, documentary content following key projects, and insightful information to help you dive deeper into the world of Algorand.


Featuring rich content straight from the source, we’ll keep you across the latest developments, tracking projects as they deploy and continue to grow. From trending topics to breaking news stories, you won’t miss a thing.


Learn about Algorand and the projects being brought to life. Find out the answers to the inner workings of many of the Web 3.0 project developments happening on chain. Explore our knowledge directory to help you navigate and participate in the Future of Finance.


Discover how Decentralized Autonomous Organisations (DAOs) are replacing traditional organizational hierarchy. Using a set of rules written down in code, they’re bringing complete transparency to consumers. Investments are less at risk, and individuals can be more informed of the strategic business decisions as they’re made in real-time.


Algorand’s foundational technology is intentionally designed to support and include all asset types for the future of finance - including Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). With the explosion of NFT’s bringing in a new era of digital assets, follow along for the ride.


Decentralized finance (DeFi) is disrupting the financial landscape as we know it, making financial applications more accessible and inclusive. Learn about how Algorand’s many applications, features, and use cases are enabling projects to leverage the core principles and value of decentralized technology to define the future of finance.

Algorand Foundation

With a primary goal of promoting broad participation and decentralization of the network, the Algorand Foundation is helping make the borderless economy a reality. See how this decentralized ecosystem enables the Algorand community to shape the shared future of the Algorand network.


By the end of 2022, it’s expected there will be over 700 active projects on the network. Algorand’s speed makes it ideal for many real-world applications and has many successful use cases across DeFi, NFTs, and decentralised gaming applications. Read up on some of the key factors unique to this next generation protocol.

Weekly Pulse: Jan 7, 2021

Welcome to the latest edition of the Weekly Pulse, a weekly Algorand news wrap-up segment presented by Algopulse. As ever, we welcome your feedback so if there is anything you would like us to add, please let us know on Twitter, Discord, or Telegram.

Tinyman Protocol Attacked

Algorand DEX giant Tinyman were the victims of an attack by unauthorized users who exploited a previously unknown in the protocol’s smart contract. As reported by Tinyman, the attack resulted in a drain of ASAs across the platform’s liquidity pools causing massive volatility. The attackers essentially targeted vulnerable pools and received two of the same Assets instead of two different Assets. As a result of the attack, Tinyman have issued a statement requesting that their users remove liquidity from all Tinyman pools while the team resolve the vulnerabilities. Tinyman have also released a detailed technical report which can be read here. For the latest updates and news keep an eye on Tinyman’s Twitter, Discord, and Telegram channels.

Yieldly Finance Announce New Liquidity Pools

Yieldly Finance have launched new liquidity pools in collaboration with Akita Inu (AKITA). The launch promises to be a significant upgrade on previous pools with the implementation TEAL 5 staking pools. The Akita Inu project was founded in October 2021 and is considered a premier community token hoping to drive greater adoption to the Algorand ecosystem. This is achieved through collaborations with various Algorand projects and supporting digital artists through NFTs.

Algofi launch $3 Million USD Liquidity Mining Program

After launching on mainnet on December 17th 2021 Algofi has continued to experience rapid growth on a number of fronts. The project this week announced a new $3 Million USD liquidity mining program and has grown to a TVL to just shy of $30 Million USD. The project is looking to fully capitalize on the initial phase of promising growth by participating in the Algorand Foundation’s Aeneas program which is focused on bootstrapping the “three pillars” of DeFi cross-chain bridges, Automatic Market Makers, and capital markets protocol. This incentives program will see participation from Algofi, Algomint, and Tinyman who each represent one of the three pillars outlined by Algorand Foundation.

Algonaut Capital Completes $3 Million USD Seed Round Raise

Algonaut Capital, the company behind the Algodex project, have this week confirmed the closure of a $3.13 Million USD seed round raise. The raise was led by Borderless Capital, Executives at GoldenTree, Black Ventures, Elevate Community Ventures, OneBlock Labs, Existential Capital C.V., and others. With the seed round now complete, the Algodex platform is set to launch in Q1 2022.

Defly Successfully Closes 300,000 ALGO Presale

The new Defly app has closed a fully subscribed presale at 300,000 ALGO. On launch the Defly app will be an Algorand based Defi wallet. Following the conclusion of the presale, Defly are set to launch a beta product to the public on February 1st 2022 before full launch on March 1st 2022.

Algorand Community Governance Participants Receive First Batch of Rewards and Second Governance Window Opens

Algorand Foundation this week announced the successful distribution of the first batch of governance rewards for all Algorand community governance participants. With participants now receiving their rewards, the second period of Algorand community governance will commence on January 8th with the sign-up window open until then.

Algoracle Make Significant Progress on ALGO/USD Price Pair

Algoracle have announced a successful testnet launch of ALGO/USD price pair has now been running for 7 consecutive days without any dropping or loss of data. In the last 7 days, the Algoracle App, updated the price every 15–20 seconds, which is a total of 27,000+ updates, for a total cost of less than 30 ALGOs ($54.90 USD). Compared to the gas fees on Ethereum, the same frequency would have cost over $2.7 Million USD. From now Algoracle will move into an incentivized open testnet by mid-January.

Thank you for reading this week’s edition of the Weekly Pulse as we look forward to continue bringing this content to the Algorand Community. Was there anything that we missed? If so let us know on Twitter, Discord, or Telegram where you can also send us any news you see throughout next week for our next installment.

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