ICON 2.0 new blockchain engine will be able to support SCORE coded in Java. The main advantage of coding SCORE in Java is that the deployed contract doesn’t need to go through the Audit process before being deployed : they’re instantly active and running right away.

Here’s a small write up from a discussion which took place in the ICONDevs Telegram channel few hours ago. We tried to deploy our first contract on the Gangnam Network, the current testnet that supports the current ICON 2.0 implementation.

🚧 Let’s begin : SCORE Deployment on Gangnam

I’ll do these step on a Linux environment — more exactly on my WSL…


If you want to learn some internals about Goloop and its Java Execution Engine (JavaEE), you may be interested in runing goloop natively without relying on Docker.

You should have built goloop 0.9.5 successfully already. If you don’t have it compiled yet, you may refer to the previous article for doing so. Please be aware that the instructions from this article may not work for another goloop version.

TLDR ; if you want to build and run goloop locally with JavaEE, drop this script to your goloop root directory and run it: https://gist.github.com/ICONationTeam/c50e9d9a036b97fe7d0a7e9c04c3d918

I’ll detail the steps here from this…


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for March, 2021.

ICONSafe


Hello ICONists,

The transcript below is from the Telegram ICON AMA session with Scott Smiley and Ricky Dodds on March 4th, 2021. Thank you to Ricky Dodds and Scott Smiley for taking the time to participate in this AMA and to Jenny and Jay from the ICON Pinas team for managing the session.

Q: Recently, we’ve noticed more and more prominent crypto exchanges adding support for ICX Staking. For example, in the past few weeks, we’ve seen Binance and now Bithumb making official announcements:

https://www.binance.com/en/support/announcement/f067727e345948e8b37065a3515af97e

https://cafe.bithumb.com/view/board-contents/1641611

Is this timing coincidental or does it have more to do with an internal…


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for February, 2021.

Contribution Proposal System

The Contribution Proposal System (CPS) is live! ICONation is excited to be a participant in the ICON CPS and has completed the necessary registration to do so. It looks like we aren’t the only ones excited about the CPS!


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for January, 2021.

ICONsafe Update

Spl3en has been working on improvements to the look, feel and functionality of ICONsafe. ICONation is excited to begin utilizing the multi-sig wallet for managing team funds. We think other P-Rep teams or DAO’s may also be interested in utilizing ICONsafe once complete.


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for December, 2020.

ICONSwap Update

ICONation announced in December, 2020 that ICONswap will be temporarily shutting down until we have more clarity around various regulations that are being implemented, particularly in the US and France. We hope this is a temporary measure, but will be able to provide more information regarding ICONSwap’s future at a later time.

In the US:


Hello ICONists,

The transcript below is from the Project Nebula AMA that occurred on r/helloicon over the weekend of December 5th, 2020. To view the AMA in its entirety, click here.

Intro:

Live AMA Session Schedule:

  • Friday 4th December 18:00–20:00 UTC
  • Saturday 5th December 12:00–14:00 UTC
  • Sunday 6th December 12:00–14:00 UTC

The Project Nebula team will be giving away prizes as part of this AMA. All prizes being given away by them are solely at their discretion. In addition to Project Nebula, r/helloicon mods will be giving away spot prizes for quality contributions.

If you would like to learn more…


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for November, 2020.

P-Rep Reward Reduction

ICX Station submitted a proposal to lower i_rep (P-Rep Commission Rate) from 15,000 to 10,000 in late November, 2020. The vote wound up passing, but it did not do so without several P-Reps abstaining from the vote.


Hello ICONists,

Thank you for checking out our latest news release. Please see below for ICONation related updates for October, 2020.

Grant Proposal: Travala Partnership

NorskKiwi has submitted a grant proposal that would result in the integration of ICX payments into the Travala network. The official proposal can be seen here.

1. Title

Travala Partnership — Integrate ICX payments to Travala.com 10 & Marketing Campaign.

2. Project category:

  • Infrastructure
  • ICX Utility
  • Network Growth

3. Project description

  • As part of this integration, ICX will be added as a payment option on Travala.com 10. …

ICONation

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