The blockchain and crypto space has garnered global attention since its inception. Many schools of thought have also referred to this nascent space as one of the most innovative technologies in the world today.
To keep users informed of the happenings in the crypto space, we have published some of the top upcoming crypto events expected to take place from May 3 through May 9, 2021. The Uniswap V3 mainnet launch, Stellar testnet upgrade, and also the Trodl token burn event are some of the top upcoming crypto events slated for this week.
1. Uniswap V3 Mainnet Launch
Ethereum-based fully decentralized protocol Uniswap has announced the launch of its much-anticipated Uniswap V3 mainnet upgrade. The launch is expected to take place on May 5, 2021, alongside a Layer 2 deployment on Optimism.
Notably, the Uniswap V1 upgrade was launched in November 2018. This was also followed by its V2 launch in May 2020. Interestingly, the Uniswap V2 launch last year also facilitated the completion of transactions worth more than $135 billion in trading volume. The ETH-based platform is also currently classified as one of the world’s largest crypto spot exchanges.
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— Uniswap Labs 🦄 (@Uniswap) March 23, 2021
2. Stellar Network Protocol 17 Upgrade
Open-source payment network Stellar has announced the launch of its Protocol 17 upgrade. This proposed upgrade has also been equipped with a new Asset Clawback feature.
Developers on the network have been charged with installing up-to-date versions of all Stellar-based software before the upgrade.
The upgrade is slated to take place on the testnet on May 4, 2021. This will also be followed by its public network upgrade vote taking place on June 1, 2021.
3. Trodl Token Burn Event and Other Updates
Trodl is popularly known as a next-gen crypto info platform bringing together today’s world as we know it and the future of finance. The platform has also been touted as the first-ever completely interactive platform serving as a passage to the crypto space.
The next-gen platform is actively preparing for its upcoming beta launch. To facilitate the smooth launch, Trodl has also revealed details of several updates taking place this week.
First on the list is its staking announcement, followed by its scheduled token burn event. Next is also the report of at least two strategic partnerships, and lastly, its tier 2 listing announcement.
While we are busy preparing for our upcoming public beta launch, Here are few things which are taking place this week,
a: Staking Announcement
b: Token burn ( As announced )
c: Strategic Partnership Announcements ( At least 2 )
d: Tier 2 Listing Announcement#TRODL #TRO
— Trodl (@trodlcom) April 28, 2021
4. Binance Smart Chain (BSC) to Add Support for Equal Network.
Top multi-chain web 3 wallet platform Equal Network (EQL) has announced a strategic listing with Binance Smart Chain (BSC). Thanks to the partnership, Equal Network’s native token, EQL (BEP-20), will also now be available on BSC. The listing is expected to take place on May 3, 2021.
🥳Are you excited as we are?🥳
💥EQL is coming to @Binance Smart Chain Mainnet on Monday May 3rd.💥
👀Stay tuned👀#BinanceSmartChain $eql $bnb #EQL
— EQUAL (@Equal_Network) April 27, 2021
5. BitMart Lists VANCAT Token
May 4, 2021, will see the listing of Vancat’s native token – VANCAT – on digital asset platform BitMart. The trading pair available will be VANCAT/USDT. Starting on May 3, 2021, users will be able to deposit VANCAT tokens, as the deposit feature will be available then. The trading feature will also follow suit on May 4, and withdrawal will be made possible on May 5, 2021, at exactly 10:00am (EDT)
6. Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) v0.13.2 Mainnet Upgrade
Also, fully decentralized blockchain platform Hedera Hashgraph has disclosed plans of upgrading its mainnet to v0.13.2. Notably, the update is scheduled to take place on May 6, 2021. The update will add two nodes and the Scheduled Transactions feature.
Scheduled (May 6, 2021, 16:00 UTC): Hedera will be upgrading Mainnet to v0.13.2 (release notes: https://t.co/THROseZqe4) on Thursday, May 6th 2021 at 16:00 UTC. This update will enable the new Scheduled Transactions feature. We will a… https://t.co/myh1beFl9v
— Hedera Status (@hashgraph) April 29, 2021