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Algorand celebrates 5th anniversary with 2 billion transactions and record adoption of real-world use cases at annual Decipher conference

06/28/2024 - The Foundation kicks off the Summer of Algorand with investments in technology, partnerships and marketing to fuel innovation at scale

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Archax makes abrdn money market fund accessible and transferable on Algorand blockchain using Quantoz EURD electronic money token

06/27/2024 - Algorand's native "no-code" atomic settlement allows for efficient trading without having to rely on smart contract code

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LabTrace Completes the First Study Using its Blockchain-Based Data Authentication System, Designed to Ensure Data Integrity in Clinical Trials

06/27/2024 - Parkinson's disease research, sponsored by King's College London, verifies clinical observation data using the Algorand blockchain

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Global fintechs and web3 giants unite to increase blockchain-based cash assistance for humanitarian crises

06/26/2024 - Humanitarian Council members include the Algorand Foundation, Circle, Worldpay, Mercy Corps Ventures, HesabPay, the United Nations Development Programme, and others

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Coinbase has enabled send and receive support for USDC on Algorand

06/25/2024

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Nansen Integrates with Algorand to Provide Transparency and Accessible Onchain Analytics for the Ecosystem!

06/26/2024 - Nansen announces their integration of Algorand to provide transparency and accessible ecosystem data for the public.

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Algorand rolls out LiquidAuth to resolve crypto-wide security flaw: centralized wallet communication

06/26/2024 - Open-source LiquidAuth can decentralize any authentication communications, reducing risk for web3 and web2 users

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CDP Venture Capital Launches Frontech, the Programme Dedicated to Frontier Technologies

04/16/2024 - Algorand Foundation is proud to announce its role as a technical partner in the newly launched Frontech Accelerator, a program of CDP Venture Capital’s National Accelerator Network. With support from CDP’s own Accelerator Fund as well as co-investors GELLIFY and Cariplo Factory, the program has a total endowment of over €7 million.

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Algorand Foundation Appoints Marc Vanlerberghe as Chief Marketing Officer

04/20/2024 - Former Android executive and advisor to blockchain, ai, and other future-tech startups will lead global marketing efforts and help grow the Algorand developer community.

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Algorand Becomes First Layer-1 Blockchain to Use Python as a Native Programming Language with AlgoKit 2.0 Launch

03/27/2024 - The Algorand Foundation today announces the launch of AlgoKit 2.0, the latest upgrade to the AlgoKit command line interface (CLI) – a simple, one-stop toolset for developers building on the Algorand protocol.

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Plateau State Government and Algorand Foundation Explore Blockchain Programs in Nigeria

02/20/2024 - Joint collaboration includes exploring pilots of multiple blockchain use cases

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Announcing the Blockchain Founders Group x Algorand Accelerator Program

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Algorand Bolsters Commitment to Web3 in India Through Strategic Partnerships with T-Hub, NASSCOM, and TiE Bangalore

11/30/2023 - AlgoBharat, Algorand Foundation’s India-focused initiative, today strengthened its commitment to the Indian Web3 ecosystem with a number of high-profile announcements made at Algorand Impact Summit, a two-day event that convenes business leaders, policymakers, NGOs, and developers to discuss how blockchain can help solve some of the world’s most intractable challenges.

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United Nations Development Programme Partners with Algorand to Launch a Blockchain Academy

11/30/2023 - Algorand selected to deliver blockchain curriculum to 22,000 UNDP employees globally

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Quantoz Payments Announces the Launch of a Regulated And Programmable Euro on the Algorand Network

11/14/2023 - Dutch Central Bank Licenses Issuance of Quantoz Digital Euro, EURD, on a public blockchain

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Ripio and Algorand Join Forces To Offer Better Options for Crypto Trading In LATAM

08/24/2023 - A new partnership emerges to further facilitate the adoption of stablecoins in the region.

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Onramp.money Partners with Algorand to Expand Indian Access to Financial Tools and the Digital Economy

05/02/2023 - ‍The fiat-to-crypto solution provider now enables a simple and secure onboarding experience to Algorand for users in India

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Book.io to Release “Brave New World” as NFT eBook on Algorand Blockchain

04/25/2023 - ‍The Leading Marketplace for NFT eBooks will distribute 10,000 of Aldous Huxley's 1932 Classic to Attendees of Consensus 2023

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AlgoKit Introduces Web2 Developer Experience for Building Web3 Applications on Algorand

03/29/2023 - New developer tool suite solves technical pain points and offers developers an easy onramp for building blockchain-based applications on Algorand

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Algorand Foundation Announces Broad-Reaching Partnerships in India to Grow Web3

02/07/2023 - T-Hub and Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) partnerships are part of Algorand Foundation's significant investment in India's blockchain ecosystem

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Algorand Foundation Wraps Up Second Annual Decipher Conference in Dubai

12/01/2022 - More than a dozen news announcements made at Decipher showcase broadening adoption across the global Algorand ecosystem

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Y9 Announces Strategic Partnership with the Algorand Foundation During the Decipher 2022 Conference in Dubai

11/30/2022 - Y9, an emerging market focused digital microfinance service, will integrate Algorand blockchain technology as part of its ecosystem aimed at driving meaningful financial and digital inclusion across Africa and beyond

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Decentralized Trading Platform Tinyman Introduces Version 2.0 and New Readable Programming Language 'Tealish' at Algorand Decipher Event in Dubai

11/30/2022 - New Public Bug Bounty Program Commits Up to 250,000 USD in Rewards for Participants

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Folks Finance V2 Upgrades the DeFi Experience with Advanced Financial Tools Built into a Simpler User Experience on Algorand

11/29/2022 - A streamlined UI/UX makes it easier than ever to access cutting-edge financial instruments without sacrificing speed, security, and ease-of-use.

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The Algorand Foundation Appoints Anil Kakani as India Country Head

11/28/2022 - Kakani has decades of experience in the public and private sectors in India and the United States. The Algorand Foundation's AlgoBharat initiative will bring a new wave of developers and companies to the Algorand blockchain in India

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Folks Finance V2 upgrades the defi experience with advanced financial tools built into a simple user experience on Algorand

11/29/2022 - A streamlined UI/UX makes it easier than ever to access cutting-edge financial instruments without sacrificing speed, security, and ease-of-use.

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Decentralized Trading Platform Tinyman Introduces Version 2.0 and New Readable Programming Language 'Tealish' at Algorand Decipher Event in Dubai

11/30/2022 - New Public Bug Bounty Program Commits Up to 250,000 USD in Rewards for Participants

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