September was the month of the “Merge”. The most complex software upgrade in Ethereum's history, got executed successfully. With that ETH became an eco-friendly deflationary asset 🦇🔈
On the other side, Team ZKX is buidling on all fronts, and StarkCon has had an Indian takeover. We had our first meetup in Bengaluru, India where folks from StarkWare, Nethermind, and JediSwap joined us to discuss Layer 2 Scaling, Zk-Rollups and Cairo . We are also organizing some competitions for the ZKX community - right from Trivia Nights, to one liners, mini-games, we've got all. Participate to win guaranteed USDC and discord mod rewards!
Our tech jedi @bitpactum, has been traveling the globe talking about Cairo, StarkNet and what we are building at ZKX. At Warsaw, he was joined by some brilliant folks from StarkWare, Scroll and Aleph Zero. Next in London, he joined Team Nostra and StarkWare's Dev Advocate Henri to discuss the latest on the fastest growing ecosystem on L2.
2. Koselig with Cairo
StarkWare recently announced Cairo 1.0 - the biggest Cairo update till date. We've covered it in our latest Back to Basics blog titled “Koselig with Cairo” along with the tech behind it, its developer tools and other important updates. Give it a read here.