Kintsugi Wins Parachain Slot 11 — Bitcoin is Coming to Kusama

Alexei Zamyatin Oct 13 · 8 min read After over a month of fierce competition, surprises and success stories, the second batch of the Kusama parachain auctions is coming to an end. For Kintsugi, these auctions turned into an emotional rollercoaster… with a happy end! Kintsugi has officially won the 11th Kusama Parachain Slot! The … Read more

Kintsugi Launch Roadmap: The Path to Bitcoin on Kusama

Alexei Zamyatin Oct 12 · 5 min read After over a month of fierce competition, surprises and success stories, the second batch of the Kusama parachain auctions is coming to an end. For Kintsugi, these auctions turned into an emotional rollercoaster… with slot 11 victory within reach. Source: https://subvis.io/ While it’s only over when it’s … Read more

Featured Use Case: Chaotic BTC DeFi with Kintsugi & Karura

Alexei Zamyatin Sep 10 · 5 min read Welcome Reader, to the first post of Kintsugi’s “Featured Use Case” Series. Over the next weeks we will be sharing deep dives into Kintsugi kBTC use cases on Kusama — explaining in which DApps you can use your BTC to earn some of that juicy Kusama DeFi … Read more

Interlay Dev & Ecosystem Update #1

Alexei Zamyatin Jun 11 · 3 min read 11 June 2021 We’re excited to announce the first edition of the Interlay Dev Newsletter! As Kusama auctions come closer and closer, interBTC development progress has exploded over the past weeks. To keep our community up to speed with all things that are happening at Interlay and … Read more

From Academia to Start-up — Looking back at 2020

Alexei Zamyatin Jan 5 · 6 min read What a year to start a company. Global pandemic, economic crisis, DeFi hype, Bitcoin ATH… 2020 was a roller-coaster ride all way long. Nevertheless, 2020 was a fantastic year for Interlay. Interlay has been growing fast (even “aggressive” as some would say). We started as two PhDs … Read more

Announcing our new Head of Operations

Alexei Zamyatin Aug 21, 2020 · 1 min read At Interlay, we envision a future where permissioned and permissionless blockchains, regardless of design and purpose, can seamlessly connect and interact. Over the past months, we have been hard at work building novel cross-chain DeFi products and expanding our team. We are pleased to announce our … Read more