Aurora Blog

News, updates, and highlights from the team at Aurora

Aurora partners with The Graph to bring superior data indexing

We are happy to announce another major partnership and welcome The Graph’s deployment on Aurora!

Aurora partners with ConsenSys, Bringing MetaMask, Infura and more Ethereum Tools to NEAR

Aurora is partnering with ConsenSys to provide access to its suite of developer tools.

AMA with Aurora Engine Team Lead Joshua J. Bouw

On November 23 Joshua J. Bouw, Aurora Engine Team Lead, held an AMA session in Aurora Dev Telegram group (https://t.me/auroraisneardev). Here's a recap of what has been discussed, what the developer community asked, and what Joshua talked about.

Weekly Update 2021-11-19

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Rainbow Bridge 2.0 Design Details

In this article, we're excited to share with you some of the design considerations that went into the new Rainbow Bridge 2.0!

Frequently Asked Questions about Aurora IDO

Answering your most frequent questions about Aurora IDO and more.

Aurora is integrating Chainlink Price Feeds to enable rapid, EVM-compatible DeFi development

Aurora announces integration of Chanlink Price Feeds

Aurora DAO Approves $AURORA IDO

AuroraDAO have voted to approve the process of $AURORA IDO.

Aurora Social Media Growth in August-October

Aurora social media channels growth over the two-months period from August 15 to October 15, 2021

SmartPad Announces Partnership with Aurora

SmartPad becomes the first launchpad for Aurora

Weekly Update 2021-10-22

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Aurora launches a block explorer to further improve user and developer experience

Aurora has launched its instance of BlockScout: a block explorer for the Aurora network.

Aurora Improves its Customer Support

Aurora re-organizes its customer support channels to improve the efficiency of the process.

Aurora raises $12 million in its first funding round

Aurora has recently closed its first private round of funding by raising a total of $12M.

AuroraDAO Approves $AURORA Token + Tokenomics

AuroraDAO approves $AURORA token to ensure a more effective project governance and development.

Etherscan joins AuroraDAO to bring greater decentralization

Etherscan joins AuroraDAO as another project from the Ethereum infrastructure

TriSolaris Beta Launches on Aurora

The protocol is live on Aurora mainnet and works with real assets!

Weekly Update 2021-10-08

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Aurora creates DAO as part of its community led vision

Aurora is launching its own DAO.

Weekly Update 2021-10-01

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-09-24

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-09-17

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Aurora Launches its Validator on NEAR

Aurora is launching a validator to ensure transactions remain free for users.

Weekly Update 2021-09-03

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Etherscan will launch on Aurora

We announce the first big infrastructure project that we're working with on integration: Etherscan!

Weekly Update 2021-08-27

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-08-20

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Aurora Partners with NEAR MetaBUIDL Hackathon

Aurora offers a task for NEAR MetaBUIDL hackathon.

Weekly Update 2021-08-13

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-08-06

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Aurora supports IOSG Ventures Layer 2 Hackathon

Aurora sponsored IOSG Layer 2 Hackathon, offered ecological bounties for completing challenges, and presented a workshop to the Ethereum scaling community in China.

Weekly Update 2021-07-30

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-07-23

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Marketing and content in the Ethereum scaling industry

A fun exploration into how our peers in the Ethereum scaling industry are marketing and positioning themselves through media and content.

Weekly Update 2021-07-16

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-07-09

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-06-18

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-06-11

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

How the Rainbow Bridge works

The Rainbow Bridge is unique in crypto as the only permissionless, trustless bridge to Ethereum. In this article, we’re going to demystify how it works!

Weekly Update 2021-06-04

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

Weekly Update 2021-05-28

The weekly Friday update from the Aurora team.

NEAR Protocol announces the availability of the NEAR token on Ethereum

We’re excited to announce that NEAR has been deployed as an ERC-20 token on the Ethereum network, making it immediately available for trading and productive use within the exploding Ethereum DeFi ecosystem.

Aurora Launches on NEAR Protocol

Aurora, an Ethereum Layer-2 protocol that provides developers and users experience of Ethereum on top of NEAR Protocol, a scalable blockchain-based, developer-friendly platform for decentralized applications.