- Burnt has launched the XION testnet, a Layer-1 blockchain, and obtained a strategic funding from Circle Ventures, with XION being the primary blockchain to make use of USDC as its major transactional forex.
Extra USDC Adoption…
Burnt, a Web3 foundry, has formally unveiled the general public testnet for its Layer-1 blockchain, XION. The announcement additionally features a strategic funding from Circle Ventures, the enterprise capital arm of Circle, and USDC issuer.
Notably, XION will change into the primary blockchain to make use of USDC as its major transactional forex, eliminating a big technical hurdle, as all XION-based functions will show costs in USDC. Moreover, XION transactions shall be gasless, streamlining the consumer expertise.
1/ Burnt is formally saying its strategic funding from @circle_ventures because it launches the XION public testnet.
XION is the primary layer one blockchain to combine USDC throughout the infrastructure stack, enabling true mainstream shopper adoption.https://t.co/40OASFpPGy
— Burnt (XION)🔥 (@burnt_xion) October 5, 2023
XION already boasts over 200,000 lively on-chain wallets, greater than 2,000,000 produced blocks, and over 1,000,000 seamless on-chain transactions, reaffirming its technical prowess. With a concentrate on tangible use instances, reminiscent of communities, membership, loyalty packages, and video games, XION goals to revolutionize the digital belongings panorama.
“Our long-term imaginative and prescient for XION is to empower user-friendly functions that harness the facility of Web3 with out the complexities usually related to blockchains,” acknowledged Burnt Banksy CEO of Burnt.
Burnt additionally revealed its plan to gather charges generated from USDC, convert them right into a native token, and distribute them to validators, combining stablecoin comfort with Proof-of-Stake safety.