Development Updates (March 11 - 17)

2019-03-18 08:19

Qtum Core

Qtum core updates normally consist of Qtum Improvement Protocols. These QIPs are generated by both our developers and the community and in some cases requests from enterprise users. Our developers evaluate the impact of each QIP and work on high priority QIPs. All bug fixes and protocol enhancements that have been issued to the core project will be listed here.

Qtum x86 Virtual Machine

The Qtum x86 Virtual Machine is a smart contract operating software that is designed to enable easily deployable decentralized applications. Currently, you can write smart contracts in C, there will be additional languages as we proceed with x86 development.

Enterprise version -- Unita

The enterprise version of Qtum, Unita, features high TPS (Transactions Per Second) and short confirmation time for blocks. Unita also features easy end user customization per specific business chain requirements.

  • Finish all work for the first version of Unita, waiting for release;
  • Working on the future plan for Unita;

Qtum Explorer & Wallets

The Qtum Explorer is our blockchain explorer that is used for viewing transaction details on the qtum blockchain. The primary blockchain explorer site is qtum.info. We frequently release updates to both explorer and the web wallet sites. Additionally, you’ll find information regarding the official Qtum electrum wallet and support/feature updates to hardware wallets or other interesting services/products

  • qtum.info explorer:
    • Fixed bugs and improved performance of Qtum explorer;
    • Writing qtum.info documentation;
    • Research on API adaption with old insight API;
  • qtum electrum:
    • Fix the performance and security issue;
  • Trezor Qtum support:
    • Modifying trezor server code;
    • Research on signing contract tx on Trezor;

Qtum Website

Updates and changes to our main site at qtum.org

Qtum Testing

Misc configuration and feature testing not applicable in the previous headings

  • Finish travis config and fix failed test cases;
  • Documents for travis config;