The UMA Team wants to meet you at ETH Denver

UMA Jan 27 · 2 min read Tl;dr: UMA’s optimistic oracle aims to solve data pain points for developers of Web3 applications. At ETHDenver, UMA invites hackers to use the optimistic oracle to create fast, secure, and novel applications for the future of Web3. What is an optimistic oracle? An optimistic oracle is an oracle … Read more

A Retrospective on the Across Launch and What’s Next

UMA Dec 2 · 3 min read TL;DR — UMA launched Across Protocol in early November. Across is a bridging solution which uses UMA’s Optimistic Oracle (OO) to speed up Layer 2 (L2) to Layer 1 (L1) transactions. Across has been offered entirely to the community to take over as co-founders. Background Ethereum’s progress has … Read more

Risk Labs Developer Mining Update and Retrospective

UMA Sep 10 · 3 min read Tl;dr — Risk Labs will be discontinuing developer mining in its current form on October 4th, 2021. The program was responsible for a majority of UMA’s growth in the last year. It provided people a reason to learn how to use UMA, attracted new developers, and grew the … Read more

Developer Mining Retrospective and the KPI Options Grant Program

UMA Jun 9 · 4 min read Tl;dr: Risk Labs launched the developer mining experiment late last year. This program expanded the suite of products and range of developers building on UMA. In the spirit of continued experimentation and learning from the successful experiments of other protocols such as Aave, Uniswap, and Compound, Risk Labs … Read more