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Superlunar Grant Recipient and Bitcon Core contributor Ruben Somsen shares his Bitcoin journey from learner to contributor, and discusses how empathy and altrusim have shaped his approach to growing the platform.

Creating New Chains For Bitcoin with Ruben Somsen

Superlunar Grant Recipient and Bitcon Core contributor Ruben Somsen shares his Bitcoin journey from learner to contributor, and discusses how empathy and altrusim have shaped his approach to growing the platform.

September 8, 2022
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2022 Superlunar Grant Recipient Collin Rukundo discusses how a life of curiosity, activism and resilience led him to become a technologist focused on using bitcoin to improve the lives of Ugandans.

Bringing Bitcoin to Uganda with Collin Rukundo

2022 Superlunar Grant Recipient Collin Rukundo discusses how a life of curiosity, activism and resilience led him to become a technologist focused on using bitcoin to improve the lives of Ugandans.

August 25, 2022
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Superlunar Grant Recipient and Bitcoin Core Contributor Duncan Dean recalls his first brush with bitcoin, and how it brought him full circle from a childhood of tinkering, to a career exploring open source technology.

Freely Trade at Any Age with Duncan Dean

Superlunar Grant Recipient and Bitcoin Core Contributor Duncan Dean recalls his first brush with bitcoin, and how it brought him full circle from a childhood of tinkering, to a career exploring open source technology.

August 11, 2022
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Rather than regurgitating the sweeping promises and potential advantages of the new web3 world, we thought it would be valuable to look at some of the discrete technical advancements, both of Web 2.0 and web3, and what they mean for designers.

UX Design in Web3, or why Web 1 + Web 2 does not equal Web3

Rather than regurgitating the sweeping promises and potential advantages of the new web3 world, we thought it would be valuable to look at some of the discrete technical advancements, both of Web 2.0 and web3, and what they mean for designers.

August 16, 2022
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Ethiopian bitcoin advocate and educator Kal Kassa discusses his initial introduction to bitcoin, involvement and educational efforts within the African bitcoin community, and why bitcoin is instrumental for empowering the African continent.

A Conversation with Kal Kassa, Bitcoin Advocate and Educator

Ethiopian bitcoin advocate and educator Kal Kassa discusses his initial introduction to bitcoin, involvement and educational efforts within the African bitcoin community, and why bitcoin is instrumental for empowering the African continent.

August 2, 2022
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Bitcoin Core contributor and Superlunar Grant recipient Jarol Rodriguez shares his unique path to bitcoin and some of his current work developing a more effective and user-friendly experience for Bitcoin Core.

Stacking Quarters & Beautifying Bitcoin with Jarol Rodriguez

Bitcoin Core contributor and Superlunar Grant recipient Jarol Rodriguez shares his unique path to bitcoin and some of his current work developing a more effective and user-friendly experience for Bitcoin Core.

July 18, 2022
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Bitcoin's audience has grown exponentially worldwide. To effectively scale the technology, its community of builders should be equally global and inclusive. Learn more about how our Superlunar Grant Recipient Qala Africa is helping to make that happen.

Qala Trains Africa’s New Generation of Bitcoin Developers

Bitcoin's audience has grown exponentially worldwide. To effectively scale the technology, its community of builders should be equally global and inclusive. Learn more about how our Superlunar Grant Recipient Qala Africa is helping to make that happen.

June 28, 2022
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Bitcoin Core contributor Dhruv Mehta shared with us how he began working as an open source developer in Bitcoin, and why its ecosystem aligns with his values as a technologist, developer, and parent.

Raising the Free and Rebellious with Dhruv Mehta

Bitcoin Core contributor Dhruv Mehta shared with us how he began working as an open source developer in Bitcoin, and why its ecosystem aligns with his values as a technologist, developer, and parent.

June 14, 2022
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We sit down with Lisa Neigut, Lightning Protocol Engineer at Blockstream, co-founder of Base58, and lead organizer for the bitcoin++ event, for the inside scoop on all things bitcoin++.

A Conversation with Lisa Neigut, co-founder of Base58 and Lightning Protocol Engineer

We sit down with Lisa Neigut, Lightning Protocol Engineer at Blockstream, co-founder of Base58, and lead organizer for the bitcoin++ event, for the inside scoop on all things bitcoin++.

June 1, 2022
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Royalties are critical to the success of NFTs, for both creators and marketplaces alike. This article is for creators, offering actionable advice on how to add NFT royalties to your projects.

A Guide to NFT Royalties // How They Work and Why They Matter

Royalties are critical to the success of NFTs, for both creators and marketplaces alike. This article is for creators, offering actionable advice on how to add NFT royalties to your projects.

May 25, 2022
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Superlunar is proud to announce our sponsorship of Summer of Bitcoin 2022. The 2022 program kicked off at the beginning of May with 83 students from 15 countries and will run through the end of August.

Superlunar is Proud to Sponsor Summer of Bitcoin 2022

Superlunar is proud to announce our sponsorship of Summer of Bitcoin 2022. The 2022 program kicked off at the beginning of May with 83 students from 15 countries and will run through the end of August.

May 24, 2022
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Superlunar supports the global builders, maintainers, and educators working for the continued success of web3 technologies and the Bitcoin Network.

Funding the Builders of the Web3 Ecosystem

Superlunar supports the global builders, maintainers, and educators working for the continued success of web3 technologies and the Bitcoin Network.

May 12, 2022
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At Superlunar we have been investigating how to quickly access the large and complex data contained within the Ethereum blockchain. In this post we will explore some of the data collection methods evaluated, detail the Geth freezer file format, and provide some pragmatic approaches for anyone interested in parsing Ethereum chain data quickly. 

Geth Freezer Files: Block Data Done Fast

At Superlunar we have been investigating how to quickly access the large and complex data contained within the Ethereum blockchain. In this post we will explore some of the data collection methods evaluated, detail the Geth freezer file format, and provide some pragmatic approaches for anyone interested in parsing Ethereum chain data quickly. 

May 4, 2022
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Superlunar recently redesigned Gemini’s security onboarding process from the ground up. As part of that redesign, Gemini now mints a unique non-fungible token (NFT) for every new employee.

The Making of an NFT

Superlunar recently redesigned Gemini’s security onboarding process from the ground up. As part of that redesign, Gemini now mints a unique non-fungible token (NFT) for every new employee.

May 3, 2022
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Today, we are proud to announce the launch of Superlunar, a web3 research and design studio. Superlunar brings together creative technologists with varied backgrounds to focus on secure, sustainable, and usable applications of decentralized technology.

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The SuperlunAr Team

Today, we are proud to announce the launch of Superlunar, a web3 research and design studio. Superlunar brings together creative technologists with varied backgrounds to focus on secure, sustainable, and usable applications of decentralized technology.

May 3, 2022
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