BNB Chain Epic News (30th March – 5th April)

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Welcome back to BNB Chain News! ✨

This week, we introduced Meme Innovation with a prize pool of up to $1M. This campaign is designed for memecoin developers to help them launch their token on BSC!

opBNB had average active users of 3.2 million per day, while BSC had 1.33 million average DAU during this week. 

The median gas fee on opBNB is at $0.0026 per transaction.

We’ve published the latest announcements about the Beacon Chain sunset, and many others. Make sure to check out more of our updates below. Thanks for being part of the BNB Chain community!

New Projects on BNB Chain πŸ”₯

Each week, BNB Chain onboards new projects across the landscape of DeFi, AI, SocialFi, Gaming, and beyond. Read our full blog here for descriptions about each new project.

BNB Chain in the News πŸ“°

πŸ”ΈBNB Chain puts up $1M reward to attract memecoin devs

πŸ”ΈBNB Beacon Chain Mainnet Set for First Sunset Upgrade on 15th April 2024

πŸ”ΈHow to Buy BNB in 2024 – Beginner’s Guide

Blog articles πŸ“–

πŸ”ΈMeme Innovation – Battle for a prize pool of up to 1M

πŸ”ΈBNB Beacon Chain Mainnet First Sunset Upgrade Announcement

πŸ”ΈBSC Feynman Hardfork – BNB Chain Fusion, Native Staking and Native Governence

πŸ”ΈWhat Are Crypto Meme Coins? Are They Still Relevant?

πŸ”ΈExploring BNB Chain’s Maximal Extractable Value (MEV) Landscape & Solutions

πŸ”ΈHow to Transition from Amazon S3 to Greenfield

πŸ”ΈDeciphering Layer 2: The Pioneers Shaping Blockchain’s Future

πŸ”ΈReminder πŸ“£ BEP2 & BEP8 Asset Sunset Announcement 

Dev Corner πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»

Announcing the first sunset upgrade of BNB Beacon Chain Mainnet, happening on April 15, 2024 at 6AM UTC! 

  • BNB/BEP2 Asset Holders: Transfer assets from Beacon Chain to BSC. 
  • Node Operators: Upgrade to v0.10.20 by April 15. 

More details here.

BSC Feynman hardfork will happen on April 18, at 5:49 AM UTC to support native staking and governance!

  • Full Node Operators
  • Validator Operators
  • Staking Delegators

Ensure to complete the actions outlined in the blog here!

Build memecoins on BNB Chain and participate in our campaign for a chance to tap onto the $1M prize pool! Check out the details here!

Serious about security? Dive into the BNB Chain Bug Bounty Program for a chance to earn up to $100,000! We’re calling on the security research community to help us ensure the security of BNB Chain Fusion. Discover more here!