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Sep 1, 2021 3 min read

What is Optimistic Ethereum?

Optimistic Ethereum is a rollup scaling solution that allows users to submit transactions on the Ethereum network and get them executed faster for a much lower gas cost. From the perspectives of users and developers,...

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Aug 17, 2021 8 min read

Off-chain protocols: Sidechains and Rollups

Infura now supports additional networks including Arbitrum, Optimism and Polygon. All three projects are essentially new blockchain networks. They offer low transaction fees and faster confirmation times compared to...

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Aug 3, 2021 6 min read

London Fork

The widely anticipated London fork is fast approaching and it is scheduled for block 12,965,000 (August 5th). The Ethereum clients you need to be running in preparation for the fork (includes the fix that led to the...

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Jul 12, 2021 2 min read

Arbitrum supported by Infura

Today, we are excited to announce that we are adding support for Arbitrum as a continuation of our efforts to support the Ethereum ecosystem to increase throughput and optimise gas costs. Arbitrum, created by...

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Jun 24, 2021 2 min read

Infura Launches Support for Optimistic Ethereum

As the demand for scaling solutions grows, so too does our desire to support developers in accessing them. With that, we are excited to announce that we are now live with support for the Optimism Layer 2 scaling...

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