The State Of The Raiden Network

Raiden Network Mar 24 · 4 min read Reflections on our origins, progress & future Raiden is at a critical juncture. We have completed building the Raiden protocol as it was originally envisioned. Our goal was to provide a scalable payment solution — one optimized for a world in which everyday purchases can be made … Read more

Coruscant and Krittika: The new Raiden Releases on Mainnet

Raiden Network Dec 30 · 7 min read TL;DR As the end of 2021 approaches, we are thrilled to wrap this year up with newly released mainnet versions of the Python and Light Clients. Never before have we had such performant and stable releases with over 6 new features that optimize the Raiden Network’s performance, … Read more

Raiden Pulse #19: Updates from September and October 2021

Raiden Network Nov 15 · 3 min read Hi Raideneers, It’s time for a new Raiden Pulse where we tell you the ins and outs of what happened the past two months at Raiden. We cover everything from tech news to more general news regarding internal organization topics and community governance below. Let’s dive right … Read more

3,2,1,…Close your channels!

Until October 15th, we recommend you to withdraw your tokens to your on-chain accounts or close your Raiden channels completely. Here’s why: Raiden Network Oct 5 · 3 min read We are close to the finish line with the upcoming Coruscant release for the Python client and the Krittika release for the Light Client. With … Read more

How do I close a channel and withdraw my tokens?

Until October 15th, we recommend you to withdraw your tokens to your on-chain accounts or close your Raiden channels completely. Raiden Network Oct 5 · 3 min read Closing, settling and withdrawal In case a total withdrawal is not possible, Alice can still do a closing and settling followed by the token transfer to her … Read more

How do I withdraw tokens to my on-chain account?

Raiden Network Oct 5 · 4 min read Withdrawal without closing The ideal scenario is to withdraw without closing, in which case both parties need to be online to sign the withdrawal request in the backend. The withdrawal happens in a 3-step on-chain process. Example Alice has an open Raiden channel with Bob on the … Read more

Raiden Pulse #18: Updates from July and August

Raiden Network Sep 3 · 3 min read Welcome back to our bi-monthly edition of the Raiden Pulse where we will guide you through our major news and updates. Sit back, relax and enjoy the reading! 😎 We nailed it This year’s EthCC in Paris, where Raiden was one of the sponsors, was a great … Read more

Raiden Pulse #17: News from April, May and June

Raiden Network Jul 6 · 4 min read We’re back with another Raiden Pulse. Due to a very busy end of May and an even busier June, we decided to cover three months in this issue of the Raiden Pulse. A lot of very exciting things happened during the last three months. The Bespin and … Read more