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Writing and reading to the Algorand blockchain via Telegram bot: live deployment

5 Jan 2021 21 minute read 5 comments Ddev

In my last tutorial, I demonstrated how you can create a telegram bot, connect to the Algorand blockchain and run a few functions that reads from the chain (Algorand testnet) i.e create an account, check account balance and a few others. Today, we wi...

Continuing on Algorand developer tools/Community projects: ALGODESK - ALGOSIGNER

2 Dec 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Ddev

In this post, I explained with video how to browse through AlgoExplorer (one of the Algorand's community built tools/projects) for viewing and extracting data from the Algorand blockchain. Following that, in this article, you will learn:  How Algode...

Algorand developer tools/Community projects: How to use them in/for your project.

1 Dec 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Ddev

If you ever lived in an era where you create an application from the scratch, you would probably have had several nightmares before you finally get the application/software running. Technology advancement accelerates how things are being hence one n...

Algorand - Telegram implementation Using python. Part 1

4 Nov 2020 9 minute read 7 comments Ddev

From writing codes to application design to deployment can be tough especially if you're young in the industry. I am in this category and I love to explore daily to see how I can make myself relevant to the world by doing something new and in a diff...

Updated: Stateful smart contract example using Python/Pyteal: simple role-based application

1 Oct 2020 8 minute read 0 comments Ddev

Algorand python SDKs provides for developers easy and convenient way of expressing smart contract codes in a more natural form. Recently, the protocol was upgraded with room to use both on-chain (stateful) and local storages in tandem with the exist...

Algorand developer: Migrate to v2 endpoint plus beginners' guide.

12 Sep 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Ddev

This post will walk you though how to upgrade to the latest version of Algod client as an existing Algorand developer if you have deployed an application using the algod v1Client as well, it is ideal for quick set up if you are new to the system. Be...

Understanding 'Forking' in Blockchain, its implications and why Algorand blockchain does not fork.

8 Sep 2020 8 minute read 0 comments Ddev

Most blockchain users do not have all the time in the world to dedicate for analyzing what a project (perhaps blockchain's) entails. Mostly, they are concerned with end results. An exception to this is the case with the investors, who desire maximum...


20 Aug 2020 4 minute read 2 comments Ddev

Algorand recently released upgrade to her BetaNet on 5th of August, 2020, which thus introduced three powerful features indicates they are yet to go live on mainnet. Developers can immediately upgrade their nodes for accessibility. It is of utmost im...

Overdraft smart contract using pyteal

6 Aug 2020 11 minute read 1 comment Ddev

  Smart contract hosting is a one of the great features of Algorand technology potentials of which many developers are yet to uncover. If you have written code and deploy on Ethereum network a using solidity, you would attest to the intricacies invo...

How Exploring The Blockchain And Its Uses Can Revamp The Financial Sector: Decentralized/Hybrid Financing: Central Bank Digital Currency Could Be A Lasting Solution To Inter-bank/Settlement Payment : A Delve Into Algorand Ecosystem.

19 Jul 2020 10 minute read 3 comments Ddev

  Introduction According to punching, the Nigerian Interbank Settlement System - NIBSS highlighted a significant setback to achieving efficiency in the electronic payment system such as the POS. Issue spotted was left at the prolonged transaction ti...