The program welcomes Avalanche native application, Yield Yak, through developer support for YY Swap tool, the first open-sourced DEX aggregator tool.

The Avalanche Foundation has announced that Yield Yak, a native Avalanche application, will join the Avalanche Rush program. The first developer-centric allocation, the $100,000 will support developers in advancing YY Swap, Yield Yak’s first-of-its-kind open-source DEX aggregator that finds the best trade options for DeFi users across the entire Avalanche ecosystem.

YY Swap runs entirely on smart contract execution and is fully decentralized. All the DEX aggregator logic is handled on-chain, where anyone can trade and query without a…


Kyber to launch on Avalanche network to enhance DeFi liquidity offerings.

The Avalanche Foundation has announced that Kyber Network, a DeFi liquidity hub, will join the recently launched Avalanche Rush program. The Kyber Dynamic Market Maker (DMM) is the first DMM protocol to launch on Avalanche, enabling liquidity providers to maximize their capital by achieving high capital efficiency for any token pair, while allowing traders to enjoy minimal slippage.

The Avalanche Foundation and Kyber have each allocated a total of $5M of liquidity mining incentives over a 2-month period distributed across 7 liquidity pools. These will take the form of…


R/Crypto Fund, Dragonfly Capital, CMS Holdings, Lvna Capital, and others join investment.

Polychain and Three Arrows Capital are leading a $230M investment in the Avalanche public blockchain ecosystem. They are joined by R/Crypto Fund, Dragonfly, CMS Holdings, Collab+Currency, Lvna Capital and a group of angel investors and family offices.

The Avalanche Foundation will use the proceeds from the private sale of tokens completed in June 2021, to support and accelerate the rapid growth of DeFi, enterprise applications, and other use cases on the Avalanche public blockchain. …


Announcing the winners that helped the next wave of Avalanche developers get their start building on the platform.

On Aug 2nd, Avalanche launched a contest for the best developer tutorials to help others build on the platform. Anyone was able to submit a tutorial, with selected tutorials eligible to win a portion of the $50,000 prize pool.

We’re pleased to announce the Avalanche Developer Contest Winners:

Smart Contracts

DeFi

Additional Targets

Social DApps


This integration empowers users to create and enjoy a full metaverse experience.

Kalao, an NFT ecosystem leveraging a cost effective and easy-to-use marketplace powered by the Avalanche public blockchain, is set to deploy its public BETA version in Q4 2021. This expansion will unlock the full potential of metaverse experiences, bringing the winning combination of NFT and Virtual Reality technologies to real-world use cases.

The Avalanche Foundation made a strategic investment into Kalao as the project will bring a unique vertical to the Avalanche Ecosystem.

“I would like to thank Avalanche for their precious help since Day 1. Avalanche’s vision…


Learn how to use ParaSwap’s DEX Aggregator on Avalanche

It’s time to feel the Rush! DEX aggregator, ParaSwap, is officially live on Avalanche as part of the Avalanche Rush program. Avalanche Rush aims to empower new and existing DeFi Traders with easy-to-use, fast, and cost-effective applications. Here’s how to use ParaSwap on Avalanche to receive the best prices across native exchanges, such as Pangolin, Trader Joe and soon, Curve, Sushi, and more.

Step 1: Head over to paraswap.io

Step 2: Select Avalanche from the drop down buttons next to the ParaSwap logo.


The 2021 Topps MLB Inception NFT Collection is on sale now, built on the fastest smart contracts platform in the blockchain industry

NFTs and digital collectibles have found a new home on Avalanche. Today the 2021 Topps MLB Inception NFT Collection is now on sale at ToppsNFTs.com. The NFT collection is a brand new baseball card-inspired release in conjunction with Major League Baseball and MLB Players, Inc. to celebrate the rising stars of the game while creating an innovative fan engagement experience with the speed and scale of Avalanche.

ToppsNFTs.com is an easy-to-use interface for fans across the globe, powered…


Avalanche users and developers are now able to take advantage of Pocket’s decentralized, reliable, and cost-effective node infrastructure.

Pocket Network, a blockchain data protocol that enables decentralized interactions between blockchains and applications, is now live on Avalanche. This integration gives the Avalanche ecosystem an infrastructure option that is decentralized, private, and more affordable. Today, over 300+ Pocket Validators are serving Avalanche RPC requests, giving the Avalanche ecosystem one of the most robust infrastructures in the crypto space.

Why decentralized infrastructure matters

Avalanche is a fast, powerful blockchain platform that’s designed for enterprise and mainstream applications alike. When these applications need to connect to the…


Avalanche native DEX to join the program as part of native app allocation

The Avalanche Foundation has announced that Pangolin will join the recently launched Avalanche Rush incentive program. Pangolin, a native decentralized exchange, will soon have access to $2M in AVAX rewards for a single-sided pool of PNG.

Pangolin recently made it easier for new DeFi users to purchase AVAX and get involved with trading on the platform by integrating Wyre. Wyre allows Pangolin users to connect their credit cards and Apple Pay to buy AVAX tokens.

“We are ecstatic to take part in the Avalanche Rush program. Pangolin…


Moralis, founded by Ivan on Tech, empowers developers to go from concept to dApp in minutes.

Moralis, a premier blockchain middleware service that allows developers to bring dApps or Web3 apps to market, is now live on Avalanche. By using Moralis’ backend infrastructure, projects do not have to reinvent the wheel, and can easily build; from connecting to blockchain nodes, to prototyping, testing, and deploying dApps in minutes and hours rather than weeks or months. …

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