Development Updates (December 23 -29)

2019-12-30 12:18

Qtum Core

Qtum core updates normally consist of Qtum Improvement Proposals. 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 feature enhancements that have been issued to the core project will be listed here.

  • Continue to port Bitcoin version 19.0.1 to Qtum

For information of Qtum Hard Fork please refer: https://link.bar/qtumhardfork

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.

Lightning Network

  • No update for this week

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

Qtum.Info, as the official blockchain browser of Qtum, mainly provides information such as network status, transaction records, data indicators of blockchain and visual charts. Qtum users, exchanges, wallets, mining pools, and other commonly used data service tools.

  1. Add network overview on home page;
  2. Add Token transactions page;
  3. Add Staking information page;
  4. Changed the presentation logic and UI of the website.

Electrum Wallet

  • No update for this week

iOS Wallet

  • No update for this week

Android Wallet

The new Android wallet: 

  • Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.qtum.newwallet (please copy & paste link)
  • Official website: https://qtumeco.io/wallet

Web Wallet

  • No update for this week

Qtum SDK

QtumJ is bitcoinj ported to the Qtum blockchain protocol. The bitcoinj library is a Java implementation of the Bitcoin protocol, which allows it to maintain a wallet and send/receive transactions without needing a local copy of Bitcoin Core. It comes with full documentation and some example apps showing how to use it.

Qtum Testing

  • No update for this week

Document Updating

  • No update for this week