Recent Blogs

xcdot tutorial

How to Interact with xcDOT

Cross chain assets are native Substrate assets that can be transferred between a parachain and the relay chain, or other parachains that are connected to the same relay chain. The first cross chain asset supported…
The big unlock

The Big Unlock: 1.1 Million KSM Tokens to Be Available for Use in Kusama DeFi in May

The parachain slot leases for the first batch of Kusama parachains will end in May 2022. Since all five of these parachains used a crowdloan to bootstrap the funds to pay for the lease, these…
Moonbuilders Academy

Moonbuilders Academy is Now Open for Web3 Developers

We’ve just introduced an exciting new resource for our developer community through the opening of Moonbuilders Academy, Moonbeam’s first learning hub and educational platform for developers. This Academy has been designed for devs to learn…
XC-20 Featured image
Introducing XC-20s, the New Standard for Cross-Chain Tokens on Dotsama
moonbeans spotlight
Native Project Spotlight: Moonbeans NFT Marketplace Grows on Moonriver
staking blog
Upcoming Changes to Staking on Moonbeam and Moonriver
Using Moonbeam’s On-chain Democracy with MetaMask Through Polkassembly
Polkassembly tutorial
How to Participate in Moonbeam Governance with Polkassembly
10 reasons to build on moonbeam
Ten Reasons to Build on Moonbeam

Recent Announcements

Cross-Chain Connection Launched Between Moonbeam and Acala Using XCM

First Polkadot Cross-Chain Connection Launched Between Moonbeam and Acala Using XCM

New HRMP Channels Have Opened Between the Leading Parachains on Polkadot, Allowing Native Movement of the GLMR, ACA, and aUSD Tokens Between Chains Boston, MA – May 12, 2022 – Moonbeam, the top destination for…
Runtime 1500: Collator slot swapping

Collator Slot Sharing Functionality Added to Moonriver and Moonbeam

Runtime 1500 Activates Proposed Staking Changes and Adds the Ability for Collators to Share Slots on Moonriver and Soon, Moonbeam Boston, MA – May 12, 2022 – Moonbeam, the top destination for multi-chain applications on…
Moonbeam Introduces xcDOT

Moonbeam Adds Cross-Chain Capabilities, Introduces xcDOT

XCM is Live on Polkadot, Bringing the DOT Token to the Moonbeam DeFi Ecosystem Boston, MA – May 4, 2022 – Moonbeam, the top destination for multi-chain applications on Polkadot, has now added the DOT…
runtime 1400
XC-20s Are Now Mintable/Burnable
Moonriver Bifrost xcm
Bifrost’s BNC Token is Available For Use on Moonriver as xcBNC Through an XCM Integration
Polkassembly announcement
Polkassembly Governance and MetaMask Integration is Live on Moonriver, Coming Soon to Moonbeam
xcKAR announcement
Karura’s KAR Token is Live on Moonriver & MOVR is Live on Karura Through XCM Integration
Kint and Moonriver
KINT Token Can Now Be Used Natively Within Moonriver via XCM Integration
EIP-1559 announcement
Support for Ethereum London (EIP-1559) Has Arrived on Moonriver, Will Follow on Moonbeam Next Week

Recent Newsletters

April Newsletter

Moonbeam Monthly Dispatch: April 2022

April was a busy and exciting month! We announced the Moonbuilders Academy for Web3 developers, a new runtime upgrade that allows XC-20s to be mintable and burnable, new integrations, and more! Whats New with Moonbeam…
Newsletter Moonbeam Monthly Dispatch (2)

Moonbeam Monthly Dispatch: March 2022

We have exciting news to share with our fantastic community, including the new cross-chain capabilities on Moonriver with KILT and Karura, governance updates with Polkassembly, a new hackathon available in Moonriver, and more! Let's get…
Monthly Newsletter feb

Moonbeam Monthly Dispatch: February 2022

What a month! Our team has been busy connecting with our community and spreading the word about Moonbeam at ETHDenver 2022, our ecosystem continues to grow with exciting new integrations, and the Moonbeam Foundation announced…

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