Welcome back to the Serum Newsletter! We hope you have all had a wonderful weekend. We’re excited to continue sharing the developments within the ecosystem and foresee enormous growth this year.

Buy and Burn

Project Serum breaks 600M in trading volume since inception.

An in Depth Guide to Solana Smart Contract Programming

Written by @blocks_go_brr: https://paulx.dev/2021/01/14/programming-on-solana-an-introduction/

Absolutely worth a read!

Jabber The Solana Messaging App Integrating with Bonfida

In the coming weeks, Bonfida will integrate Jabber. Jabber is an instant private message application built on the Solana network. This will begin with offering a troll box and 24/7 tech support messaging system for Bonfida users on the DEX.

MAPS Serum IDO

MAPS is preparing for its launch next week. Bonfida will be hosting the IDO on Serum.

To participate in the MAPS IDO — https://help.bonfida.com/ido/participate/

“Maps.me is a popular mapping application that works similar to Google Maps except users can access it offline. But why is it relevant to crypto? Maps 2.0 introduces new financial products and services on the platform, allowing users to store assets, convert currencies, transfer funds, and make payments digitally.”

Announcing the Official Integration of USDC-SPL on @TrustWalletApp

Trust Wallet now supports the receiving and sending of USDC via the Solana network (USDC-SPL). You can transfer your USDC in less than a second with an average transaction fee of $0.00001.

The MAPS VC Pool on Bonfida Reaches 60%

Star Atlas Joins the Ecosystem

@staratlasgame chooses Solana to build their blockchain-driven multi player meta verse

If you have any questions or wish to build in the Serum ecosystem please feel free to reach out to us at contact@projectserum.com. We’re always happy to answer questions or aid in any way we can!

Project Serum is a decentralized liquidity infrastructure protocol. Learn more at https://projectserum.com