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: June 24, 2022

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. For more from Algopulse visit


Pera Wallet and Opulous Partner


Algorand’s official wallet Pera have confirmed a new strategic partnership with Music Royalty platform Opulous. The partnership will see Opulous integrate with Pera for all future MFT campaigns for a more seamless user experience. To celebrate the partnership the projects are running a joint giveaway on Twitter with ALGO prizes up for grabs.


Algomint & AlgoDAO listed on Ultrade

Algomint and AlgoDAO have partnered with new Algorand DeFi trading platform Ultrade. The project recently launched on testnet and plans to offer users a solution for a limit orderbook spot DEX, swaps, leveraged perpetuals and more are all in a single application. As part of the partnerships both goMINT/USDC and ADAO/USDC will be listed on testnet.


Foundation Partner with 10 Academy


The Algorand Foundation have announced a new partnership with 10 Academy with the aim of strengthening Web3 career opportunities in Africa. 10 Academy jumpstarts the careers of Africa’s highest potential university graduates. Their vision is that youth in Africa will have a rich set of pathways to secure decent, impactful employment with social, economic & environmental benefits.


Cooldown Period for 3rd Governance Period

The cooldown period for the 3rd period of Algorand Community Governance voting is now complete with both measures now officially locked in. As reported last week this period interestingly saw the first instance in which the community voted down a governance proposition with the proposal to make governance voting weighted to TVL turned down with 66% in the negative and 33% in the affirmative. The second measure related to introducing a process for XGovs to put forward measures with an overwhelming 98% of governors voting in the affirmative.


Algorand Celebrates 3rd Birthday


The Algorand network officially surpassed its third year of mainnet this week. Since launch the blockchain has impressively experienced no downtime, never forked, and completed in excess of 21.7 million blocks. The company have also secured several high-profile strategic partnership with significant global industries showing its potential for real-world application.


Zone Battleground Testnet Launches


Algorand based gaming protocol Zone has launched its new battleground feature on testnet for users to begin experiencing. The new feature allows users to stake ALGO and compete against each other in a series of games for prizes. Games available as part of the competition include Hoop Star, X-Trench Run, Samurai Rampage, Flip Jump, and Cubeform.


Algorand Support Launch of Techstars Crypto Boston

Algorand has this week announced a new partnership with global investment firm Techstars to launch the new Techstars Crypto Boston initiative. The program will see startups given personalized access to one-on-one mentoring, support, and investment. 12 high-growth, early-stage startups will participate in an intensive, 13-week program on an annual basis over three years.


Presentation of Algorand State Proofs by Head of Cryptography

Algorand Head of Cryptography Chris Peikert gave a presentation on Algorand State Proofs at the MIT Bitcoin Expo. Peikert studied at MIT under the stewardship of Algorand Founder Silvio Micali who remains a prominent figure within the MIT teaching staff. Peikert presentation focused on the primary solutions his team are trying to provide to Algorand namely interoperability and security against quantum attacks.


Alloy Gaming Announced by Chris Swenor

Prominent Algorand figurehead Chris Swenor has announced yet another Algorand based venture this week revealing the Alloy gaming project. In a private conference during NFT NYC. The Alloy project is a Web3 gaming platform ecosystem, in which gamers will own their games and digital assets. Influencers will be able to benefit from our built-in support structures that allow gamers to reward their favourite content creators. Swenor also heads up Reach and Humble Swap.

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