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Unlock Protocol and Crossmint Partner for Payment Processing Integration
Unlock Protocol and Crossmint Partner for Payment Processing Integration

By Julien Genestoux on

Unlock Protocol is now integrated with Crossmint, expanding its credit card and other payment processing options.

Check In Attendees Using a Smartphone Using QR Code Tickets
Check In Attendees Using a Smartphone Using QR Code Tickets

By Julien Genestoux on

At Unlock, we're proud to power the tickets for several conferences... but no ticketing solution is complete without a check-in mechanism!

Unlock Protocol Has Been Deployed to the Base L2 🔵
Unlock Protocol Has Been Deployed to the Base L2 🔵

By Julien Genestoux on

You can use any of the tools available in the Unlock Protocol ecosystem to create membership smart contracts or ticket events on Base.

Airdrop NFTs via Email with Unlock Protocol
Airdrop NFTs via Email with Unlock Protocol

By Christopher Carfi on

Unlock Protocol lets you send NFTs to a user using only their email address.

Unlock Protocol Supports Gasless Minting
Unlock Protocol Supports Gasless Minting

By Christopher Carfi on

Unlock supports gasless minting on a number of EVM-compatible networks.

ETHGlobal Waterloo and Unlock Protocol
ETHGlobal Waterloo and Unlock Protocol

By Christopher Carfi on

ETHGlobal Waterloo had everything — building, learning, advice from Vitalik, and a huge tortoise.

Proposed Upgrade of the Unlock DAO Governor Contract to the Most Recent Version
Proposed Upgrade of the Unlock DAO Governor Contract to the Most Recent Version

By Clément Renaud on

The Unlock DAO deployed its governance contracts in 2021 using the then-current version of the Open Zeppelin Governor contracts. To take advantage of recent evolutions in the state-of-the-art, we believe now is the time for the Unlock DAO to redeploy a new version of the Open Zeppelin governor contracts and benefit from recent improvements.

🔒 Introducing Unlock Authentication Modal for Seamless User Login and Library Integration
🔒 Introducing Unlock Authentication Modal for Seamless User Login and Library Integration

By searchableguy on

Developers can now integrate the Unlock authentication modal into their applications to enable users to login without building their own login modal.

Guild.xyz hook
Guild.xyz hook

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By leveraging a new kind of smart contract hook, you can easily create all kinds of allow-list on your lock using Guild.xyz.

How the Unlock DAO Implemented Cross-chain Governance
How the Unlock DAO Implemented Cross-chain Governance

By Clément Renaud on

This cross-chain governance design relies on a straightforward idea. The DAO on Ethereum mainnet is the authority that all contracts should listen to. When a proposal is executed, the DAO should send instructions, pass contract calls, and send data across a bridge to all other instances of the DAO on other chains.