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Paul Barba

I am a dedicated member of the Graph Advocates DAO and proud to be a part of the Graphtronauts community. As a passionate crypto investor and enthusiast, I have delved into the world of decentralized technologies, with a strong focus on The Graph protocol. My journey includes writing insightful blogs for Graphtronauts and contributing to the development of subgraph documentation for various projects within The Graph ecosystem. Most recently, I have taken on the role of a Pinax technical writer, further expanding my commitment to advancing the adoption and understanding of blockchain and Graph-based technologies. /n https://twitter.com/PaulBarba12 https://github.com/PaulieB14 https://hey.xyz/u/paulieb https://medium.com/@paulieb.eth/about

New Chains on The Graph Network: Mode Network, X Layer, Astar Network, and Blast

The Graph By May 21, 2024 2 Comments

Spotlights on the newest chains to integrate with The Graph. TL;DR: The multi-chain expansion process continues! Learn more about the chain integration process and four newly onboarded chains—Mode Network, X Layer, Astar Network, and Blast—their purpose & features, integration benefits, and potential impacts on The Graph ecosystem. Welcome to our series where we highlight the growth and evolution of The…

Beyond Subgraphs: Explore The Graph’s World of Data Services

The Graph By May 14, 2024 1 Comment

Learn more about the new data services coming to the network. TL;DR: Learn more about each of the new data services that The Graph plans to launch on the network, including advanced data streaming services like Firehose and Substreams, Large Language Models (LLMs), new query languages, and verifiable data. One of the objectives of The Graph’s New Era roadmap is…

What’s the Big Deal with Substreams-Powered Subgraphs?

Substreams By May 07, 2024 2 Comments

TL;DR: Substreams-powered subgraphs offer a revolutionary leap in blockchain data indexing, enabling faster, scalable, and more efficient development of decentralized applications. Blockchain data indexing is faster and more scalable with Substreams-powered subgraphs. This revolutionary technology helps developers create decentralized apps with greater efficiency. In this post, which covers a recent Builders Office Hour, you’ll discover what happens when we add…

Unlock Liquidity & Rewards with Tenderize Liquid Staking on The Graph

Insights By Apr 30, 2024 1 Comment

TL;DR: Tenderize offers liquid staking solutions on The Graph, ensuring your crypto stays liquid and works for you, thanks to innovative tools that stabilize liquidity and decentralize validator selection. Tenderize is a liquid staking protocol where you can stake crypto and receive staking rewards without locking your deposit. Read on to discover more about Tenderize, its approach, and its connection…

Pinax’s Path Forward: Our Agenda for 2024

Pinax By Apr 03, 2024 3 Comments

TL;DR: In 2024, Pinax plans to support new chains integrating with the network, enrich new data services, assist with the sunrise of decentralized data, and provide educational resources for web3 builders. Pinax is gearing up for an ambitious 2024. We’re aiming to enhance The Graph and web3 developer ecosystem through innovation and support. Our mission? To catalyze growth, streamline development,…

Presenting the New Faces of The Graph’s Technical Advisory Board

The Graph By Mar 19, 2024 2 Comments

TL;DR: The Graph’s Technical Advisory Board (TAB) has been officially formed, with six members set to review and assist with research & development on The Graph. Learn more about these six exceptional people. The Graph Council recently appointed the inaugural members of the Technical Advisory Board. Meet the people helping to shape the future of The Graph. Our previous post,…

University Students Gain Hands-On Web3 Experience with Pinax

Pinax By Feb 06, 2024 5 Comments

Learn how we support students looking for opportunities in web3 technologies. TL;DR: Discover how Pinax is helping university students into the web3 space, fostering hands-on blockchain projects and collaborations that bridge academia and industry. Hey there, tech enthusiasts! Ever wonder how fresh minds at universities can navigate and contribute to the ever-evolving web3 space? Pinax has been passionately working on…

Explore the Substreams-Based Atomic API

Substreams By Jan 30, 2024 1 Comment

TL;DR: Learn how the Substreams-based Atomic API revolutionizes blockchain data management by using Substreams and database integration for efficient data processing and analysis. Hey there, let’s dive into the world of the Substreams-based Atomic API, which is crafted on two foundational contracts: AtomicAssets and AtomicMarket. AtomicAssets is a robust standard for creating and managing NFTs on Antelope blockchains, while AtomicMarket…

Enhancing Ethereum: The Graph’s Answer to EIP-4444

Events By Jan 23, 2024 2 Comments

Seve Sisneros of Semiotic discusses how The Graph with Firehose can enable history pruning on Ethereum. TL;DR: EIP-4444’s proposed changes to Ethereum’s data storage are adeptly navigated by The Graph, leveraging Firehose and flat file innovations to maintain seamless access to historical blockchain data. Sometimes, the best discoveries are made by accident, like when The Graph stumbled upon a groundbreaking…

A Year in Highlights: Pinax’s Achievements in 2023

Pinax By Jan 04, 2024 2 Comments

TL;DR: Follow along as we celebrate a year of remarkable milestones, highlighting the company’s evolution as a core development team for The Graph. Join us as we look back on the highlights of 2023, reflecting on the moments that shaped Pinax into what it is today, and setting our sights on the exciting possibilities that lie ahead. In this post,…