By tokenizing real-world assets (RWA), DePIN can power anything
RWA tokenization will help DePINs power anything in the world by making even the costliest hardware, from solar panels to self-driving vehicles and autonomous trucks, into an asset that the community can own.
peaq expands Multi-Chain Machine IDs to Solana
peaq is expanding the functionality of its Multi-Chain Machine IDs by making them compatible with Solana, which will allow Solana-originated projects to leverage peaq’s DePIN functions.
MapMetrics joins the peaqosystem
MapMetrics is expanding into the peaqosystem as it taps peaq’s Multi-Chain IDs, now compatible with Solana, to authenticate device data and build a pallet powering a community voting mechanism.
Techtics Engineering joins the peaqosystem
Techtics Engineering brings its hardware expertise to the peaqosystem to help DePINs fine-tune their hardware to the project’s needs, cutting production costs and boosting their scalability.
Wicrypt’s Web3 WiFi hotspots go live on krest
Wicrypt reaches the first milestone in the peaq Ecosystem Grant Program as it links the first devices with krest and releases a new OS version making its WiFi hotspots compatible with peaq off-the-shelf.
Join the peaq Ambassador Program
The peaq Ambassador Program is a call-to-action for visionary leaders to join and actively contribute to peaq's mission, fostering the network's growth and shaping its governance as it progresses.
How to become a peaq Ambassador
Welcome to the peaq Ambassador Program. The peaq Ambassador program is the best way to get deeply integrated into the peaq community and earn rewards for helping peaq achieve its mission.
How to become a peaq Ambassador Candidate
Step into the peaqoverse: Learn about the requirements, responsibilities, and rewards you'll get as an Ambassador Candidate, shaping the future of the peaq network and the peaq community.
The bull case for DePIN
As the crypto space is bracing for the next bull run, we make the case for why it will be driven by decentralized physical infrastructure networks, Web3’s best shot at real-world adoption.
Arkreen expands to the peaqosystem
Arkreen has expanded to the peaqosystem to allow green energy-focused DePINs to certify the activity of their energy data assets, amplify monetization efforts, and unlock new revenue streams.
2blox adds peaq ID support to its AI-powered camera DePIN
2blox is adding peaq ID, the self-sovereign machine identity function, to its DePIN of AI-powered cameras for traffic monitoring, with all devices getting their IDs on peaq and allow full ownership.
DePINs Need Fully Decentralized Real-Time Data Pipelines
To be truly decentralized, DePINs must embrace the Web3 approach to data architecture and pipelines, argues Tom Hamilton, Head of Content and Community at Streamr in his guest blog for peaq.
DePIN Digest: Q3 peaqosystem review
Major accomplishments by existing peaqosystem members, as well as running through new projects that joined the peaqosystem, and a couple of more general noteworthy updates. Your Q3 review is here.
Here’s how to claim your vested $KREST tokens
Getting through to your vested $KREST tokens can be a challenge, so here’s a handy how-to guide on how you can access them. Read on to learn how to set up your wallet, check the vested tokens, and unlock them.
peaq integrates Home Assistant: the world’s largest open-source smart home system
peaq integrates Home Assistant, a popular open-source smart home platform with more than 260,000 active installations, opening a pathway for thousands of new devices to join the peaqosystem
Introducing Machine Composability: Why Smart Cities can’t work without Web3
Introducing Machine Composability: The key to powering Smart Cities and the Economy of Things, shaping how machines, vehicles, and devices interact seamlessly in the decentralized peaqosystem.
penomo joins the peaqosystem
Welcoming penomo to the peaqosystem. penomo is on a mission to tokenize batteries and unlock capital, and they've chosen peaq as the layer one blockchain to build on. Read all about it.
Machine RWAs: Which devices will earn you the most in Web3?
Introducing the Machine RWA Economic Potential Matrix, a framework to help you evaluate the economic value of machines, vehicles, robots, and devices, guiding builders in the transition from Web2 to Web3.
peaq expands Multi-Chain Machine IDs to Binance BNB Chain
peaq broadens the scope of its multi-chain Machine IDs by integrating with Binance's BNB Beacon Chain, opening new avenues for DePIN developers and dApp creators. The feature is live on peaq’s Github.
peaq’s DePIN functions are now EVM-compatible
peaq is pushing forth with its vision of a multi-chain future for real-world applications, making its DePIN functions fully compatible with Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), Web3's de-facto industry standard.
DappLooker unveils data analytics dashboard for krest
The handy dashboard gives the community a full overview of peaq’s sister network, where builders will test real-world dApps without risk of real-world harm, with a separate dashboard zooming in on collators.
Why the AI boom needs Web3: Self-sovereign data, now
The AI boom is fueled by data, and Web3 is the perfect solution to making sure this data is sourced in a fair and compliant way. Read this post by Sheridan Johns and Leonard Dorlöchter to learn why.
Silencio brings 35,000+ Web3 noise pollution sensors to the peaqosystem
Silencio, one of the fastest-growing decentralized physical infrastructure networks (DePINs), is joining peaq to help the world fight noise pollution with community-sourced data powered by Web3 incentives.
Introducing peaq’s economics: low inflation, low transaction fees, innovative rewards
The first version of peaq’s economics is live on krest, peaq's sister network, where you can get a taste of how peaq’s transactions, rewards, and inflation will work ahead of the mainnet launch.
krest expands collator and delegator pools
Rewards for collators and delegators are now live. Learn how to get involved and keep the network running while earning $KREST as the pool of both collators has grown to 16, with up to 25 delegators for each.
Security assessment update | The importance of being random
Dive in for your overview of the latest automated assessment of peaq’s security that Security Research Labs ran in summer 2023, helping keep the network for real-woorld dApps as secure as possible.
Kansi joins the peaqosystem
Kansi is joining the peaqosystem to provide free DePIN hardware to the community for earning rewards, thus eliminating the entry barrier and amping up the scalability of DePINs on peaq.
Welcome to 2030: I own everything, and life’s actually pretty good
Welcome to 2030. Welcome to my city. I own things here. It’s almost as if the more jobs AI and robots take, the more we all earn, and the more time we have to do what makes us happy.
Menthol Protocol launches calculator for carbon emissions on krest
Menthol Protocol has reached the first milestone of the peaq Ecosystem Grant Program, creating a methodology for calculating carbon emissions on krest and launching an emissions calculator based on it.
Web3. What is it? How did we get here? Was there a Web2? And a Web1? Why is it exciting? Answers to all of this and more, in this short and sweet piece, taking you on a journey through the webs.
peaq SDK now includes the peaq access function
2blox taps peaq as its layer-1 to innovate crowd-sourcing mobility data
2blox will bring its decentralized physical infrastructure network of community-owned smart cameras on peaq, enabling people to earn by collecting valuable mobility data with AI-powered sensors.
Set up a krest node in just a few clicks with OnFinality
OnFinality’s Node-on-Demand service now supports krest, enabling the community to set up cloud-hosted full, archive, and collator nodes for krest in just a few clicks from its user-friendly platform.
Brainstem adds peaq-compatible wallets to its health app
Brainstem has added peaq-compatible wallets to its health data app, completing the first step toward deployment on peaq. This milestone will make similar integrations easier for other builders.
peaq to power future mobility demo at the IAA - Europe’s largest auto-fair
Visitors will get to feel the Economy of Things by taking a short drive in a Tesla or Jaguar, using the EV charger, and parking the car - all via the blockchain, with no Big Tech intermediaries.
13+ million $KREST tokens: Here are all the ways you can join the airdrop
peaq’s sister network krest is live on Polkadot’s canary network Kusama. To celebrate this, there are over 13 million $KREST earmarked for ecosystem supporters, and a $1 million airdrop of $PEAQ too.
$KREST is listed on MEXC
The $KREST-$USDT trading pair is live on the MEXC exchange, giving you the opportunity to join the network for testing projects in the peaqosystem and take part in a major $PEAQ airdrop for $KREST holders.
Brainstem brings Web3 fitness trackers to the Economy of Things on peaq
This integration will enable people to monetize their anonymized health data while helping researchers focused on improving health and wellness via a decentralized physical infrastructure network (DePIN).
Why you should build your DePIN on a multi-chain layer-1 blockchain
The future of Web3 is multi-chain, and the future of the Economy of Things is on Web3. Here’s what peaq is doing to ensure that the Economy of Things is multi-chain — and so are its DePINs.
100 Teslas on peaq: ELOOP brings car-sharing to the Economy of Things
Live in Vienna, ELOOP’s electric vehicle-sharing service now leverages peaq to let anyone anywhere invest into a tokenized Tesla and earn from its revenues. Web3 carsharing, here we go!
peaq projected to create $1.8+ bln worth of impact by 2027
Tidal Impact's report estimates peaq’s potential global impact over the next four years, expecting a $12 mln cumulative increased passive income among peaq’s retail backers and other angles.
Menthol Protocol joins the peaq ecosystem
Menthol is the first multi-chain ReFi protocol that automatically offsets carbon emissions. With Menthol, DePINs, dApps and machines on peaq can calculate, reduce and offset their environmental impact.
Introducing the peaq SDK | Launch dApps and DePINs with ease
With the peaq SDK, builders can bring their decentralized applications (dApps) and decentralized physical infrastructure networks (DePINs) to peaq with just a few lines of code. More features coming.
$KREST is coming to Fundrs
krest, peaq’s canary chain, is soon going live. Its native token - $KREST - is about to go on a pre-listing limited offering on Arbitrum-based Fundrs dApp in June, and there's a $PEAQ airdrop for contributors.
Introducing peaq portal | Your hub for all things peaq
Your portal into the Economy of Things is open. peaq portal replaces the peaq app as the community’s one-stop-hub for all things related to the peaq token and grants a sneak peek at the future functions.
NATIX brings thousands of AI-powered sensors to the Economy of Things on peaq
NATIX is bringing its Drive& drive-to-earn DePIN on peaq, leveraging its Self-Sovereign Machine Identities for its app that uses edge AI to turn any smartphone camera into a smart data processing hub.
AI project led by Fraunhofer, Europe’s largest applied research group, comes to peaq
Fraunhofer Society, the research organization with a yearly budget of almost €3 billion, taps AI for electric vehicle battery longevity as part of its KI2L project — and a DePIN on peaq will be its backbone.
peaq and EWOR offer up to €150k early funding to DePIN builders
peaq Foundation and EWOR are launching a new program to jointly support five DePIN builders on peaq with early funding, world-leading educational material, and unparalleled networking opportunities.
Wicrypt joins the peaq ecosystem
With the integration, Wicrypt users will be able to leverage peaq’s Machine DeFi pools to crowdsource hotspots and earn extra rewards for providing connectivity thanks to peaq’s machine rewards.
peaq ecosystem expands as Web3way brings Vibe-to-Earn to the Economy of Things
Starting from April, all of Web3way’s connected adult toys will have their unique peaq IDs given off the shelf, giving users the privacy and safety their most intimate moments deserve.
$KREST airdrop for Raspberry Pi owners: the details
With just weeks before krest goes live as a parachain on Kusama, Polkadot’s canary network, here’s all you need to know about the rewards for Raspberry Pi owners taking part in the airdrop.
It’s official: krest is coming to Kusama
The widely-backed community crowdloan rocketship carries krest, peaq’s canary network, to win the Kusama parachain auction #72, securing a 48-week lease on a slot on Polkadot’s sister network.
krest’s crowdloan on Kusama is live
The game is on! Support the bid to secure a parachain slot for krest, peaq’s canary network and world’s first hub for simulating the Economy of Things, and earn rewards in its native token.
peaq: A Layer-1 Purpose Built to Power DePINs (Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks)
From a machine-centric economic model, to an array of functions designed specifically for physical machines and infrastructure, peaq is the place to build for Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks.
Connect your Raspberry Pi — and earn.
Connect your Raspberry Pi to peaq’s test network and earn by simulating any device, vehicle, robot or machine in the peaq ecosystem. Earn 25 USDC for connecting your Pi and get a seat at the AirDrop table.
DePIN: What are Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks?
Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks use tokens to incentivize crowdsourcing hardware for services such as Web access, VPN, charging and more. Read this blog to learn all you need to know about them.
DappLooker joins the peaq Ecosystem Grant Program
DappLooker will integrate its user-friendly Web3 analytics platform with peaq and krest to power data-driven decision making for Economy of Things stakeholders, enabling them to make more informed decisions.
A hands-on dive into peaq control and the peaq eot demo app
Get a hands-on dive into the Economy of Things with peaq control, your Web3 command and control center for connected machines, and peaq eot demo, which lets you generate demo machines to play with.
Introducing peaq control | Manage and earn from your connected machines
peaq control is the Web3 mission control center for connected devices that empowers you to take control of your machines back from the clutches of Big Tech — and earn as they provide services.
Web3 is the solution to Uber’s problem with hackers
Centralized databases on Web2 are a honeypot for hackers. Decentralizing data on Web3 eliminates a major vulnerability for companies like Uber and other consumer-facing apps leveraging connected devices.
What is the Circular Economy, and what role does peaq play in it?
peaq is powering the decentralized sharing economy while incentivising every person, machine and organization in the Economy of Things to act in accordance with circular economy principles.
How to convert your IoT app to a Web3 dApp on peaq
As the IoT market expands, Web3 is an opportunity to projects willing to push the boundaries and make a stand against the Big Tech dominance. Learn how your project can harness the power of Web with peaq.
peaq is now on Dework
peaq has joined Dework, the project management platform for Web3-native organizations and projects, to open more opportunities for the community to get hands-on with the network powering the Economy of Things.
bloXmove joins the peaq ecosystem | Expect Web3 taxis & more
bloXmove, a layer-2 protocol focusing on mobility and energy, joins peaq to build a Web3 version of popular ride-hailing apps. The initiative will be backed by a hackathon and other community events.
AI and Web3: Democratizing Abundance in the Age of AI-driven Automation
The intersection between AI and Web3 represents the biggest opportunity for positive, global impact this century. The catch? The train is currently on the wrong rails - it's on Web2.
peaq unveils integration with Nexera Protocol by AllianceBlock
peaq integrates with Nexera Protocol, a new-generation standard for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) developed by AllianceBlock, to unlock the malleable and composable NFTs for developers within its ecosystem.
Our New Year Resolutions for 2023
In 2023, peaq ecosystem is in for a plethora of exciting developments, including the upcoming canary chain launch on Kusama, new dApps launching on peaq, and new integrations bringing more tools to builders.
What is the Decentralized Sharing Economy?
The big difference between today's sharing economy and the decentralized sharing economy is that the latter is actually is peer-to-peer, with no corporate intermediaries. Here's how peaq is pioneering it.
A look back at 2022 and its highlights, including a $6 million funding round, Gaia-X 4FM moveID project participation, multiple strategic partnerships and integrations, and a plan to launch a Kusama parachain.
Certified buidlers: peaq completes the Substrate Builders Program
After nine months of intense work with guidance and supervision from Web3 experts from Parity Technologies, one of the leading names in the blockchain space, peaq completes the Substrate Builders Program.
How we work with Security Research Labs to keep peaq secure
When code is he law, which is the Web3 way of doing things, a vulnerability in it can cost dearly. Learn how we are working together with Security Research Labs to make the peaq network as secure as possible.
peaq partners with Airwaive
peaq partners with The Airwaive Project, a platform that enables users to set up their own broadband networks to give their local communities access to the Web, to enable connectivity is the developing world.
peaq partners with Ocean Protocol
peaq partners with Ocean Protocol, linking the Web3 Economy of Things running on peaq with Ocean's decentralized data marketplace and unlocking new data monetization tools for the peaq community.
peaq partners with Crust Network
peaq partners with Crust Network, a Web3 data storage protocol, bringing the peaq community a robust toolset for distributed peer-to-peer data storage for NFTs, decentralized applications, and more.
peaq partners with OnFinality
peaq has partnered with OnFinality, a multichain blockchain infrastructure provider, and joined its on-demand node service marketplace, which enables anyone to set up a peaq node within just a few clicks.
Announcing the peaq Ecosystem Grant Program, with backing from top Web3 investors
peaq Foundation unveils its Ecosystem Grant Program designed to support builders working on the Economy of Things on peaq and connect them with the leading investment firms in Web3.
peaq partners with Datarella GmbH
peaq partners with Datarella to work on enabling Web3 applications for mobility and data sharing space. The partnership builds on the existing collaboartion withing the Gaia-X 4FM moveID project.
peaq partners with deltaDAO AG
Collaborating within the Gaia-X consortium group, peaq and deltaDAO AG announce a partnership focusing on the data component of the Economy of Things and mobility-oriented use cases.
Why build on peaq?
From native Web3 interoperability to a robust set of standards and a harmonic economic incentivization model, peaq brings a vast array of features to the table as the foundation for the Economy of Things.
peaq Joins the €20M+ Gaia-X 4 Future Mobility moveID Project Alongside Bosch, Airbus, Continental, And Top Web3 Projects
peaq teams up with top IoT and mobility enterprises as well as leading Web3 projects to build the digital foundation for the future of mobility as part of the Gaia-X 4FM moveID project.
Introducing the peaq app | Earn, Vote, Bridge, and more
peaq launches the peaq app, a one-stop hub where peaq token holders will be able to earn rewards on the Economy of Things, take part in network governance, and move their tokens between different blockchains.
peaq integrates with AllianceBlock’s Fundrs platform
peaq's Agung testnet is now live on AllianceBlock's Fundrs dApp for cross-chain peer-to-peer fundraising, with the integration set to be expanded to peaq's other chains as they go live.
TU Munich and fortiss Working Group Prototypes Vehicle Parking Marketplace on peaq
A group of four Technical University of Munich students builds a prototype of a decentralized parking space marketplace on top of peaq as part of a project with assistance from fortiss.
peaq releases peaq pay, a peer-to-peer payment function for machines, vehicles, and devices
peaq unveils the first version of its peaq pay function -- the third of its three core functionalities, which will enable all Economy of Things participants to engage in secure transactions on its network.
peaq adds MOBI VID standard support to its Self-Sovereign Machine IDs
peaq adds the MOBI VID standard to its technology offering, enabling vehicles and connected devices to better interact and transact with each other - Renault, Ford and BMW use MOBI
peaq partners with Atlas Technology Group
Atlas Technology Group will provide long-term ecosystem support for peaq. The partnership with Atlas Technology Group will support projects and dApps choosing to build in the peaq ecosystem.
peaq partners with Subsquid
Annoucing our partnership with Subsquid, a blockchain data processing solution that empowers Web3 builders and analysts with its development framework for robust, natively multichain APIs.
What dApps can you build on peaq today?
What dApps can you build on peaq today? Machines exist in four key domains, land, sea, sky and space. On peaq’s Web3 infrastructure today instead of centralised infrastructure. Just type in ‘taxi’ for example
Why the Machine Economy must be built on Web3
Why the Machine Economy must be built on Web3. How many jobs have machines already taken? How many of jobs will machines be doing by 2030? Web3 allows us to build open, transparent, democratic
peaq’s Public Testnet is now live - supporting ink! & EVM Smart Contracts
You can now check out our public testnet using the ink! and EVM explorers, explore the machine ID and access functions and run a node - and you'll soon be able to claim your tokens.
peaq now supports ink! and Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) Smart Contracts
The peaq network now supports ink! and Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) smart contracts, allowing developers to write smart contracts in the Rust and Solidity programming languages.
Introducing peaq access | Role-Based Access Control for Machines
peaq access is one of three core functions we're open sourcing for dApp developers. It enables machines and individuals to grant and revoke access to each other on a peer-to-peer basis.
peaq partners with AllianceBlock
peaq has partnered with AllianceBlock. The integration of AllianceBlock’s DeFi product suite will bring enhanced scalability, interoperability and asset transferability to peaq’s Web3 network.
peaq dApp wins 2021 Breakthrough Award
peaq won the 2021 Breakthrough Award in the e-Mobility category for the decentralized Electric Vehicle Charging app, which will allow any car to charge at any charging station on the peaq network.
Introducing peaq ID | Self-Sovereign Identity for Machines
peaq ID is a Self-Sovereign Machine ID function which makes it possible for vehicles, machines and devices to identify themselves and be identified without relying on a centralized authority or third-party.
Self-Sovereign Identity for Machines
Self-Sovereign Machine Identity is the first building block of a decentralized machine economy. Giving them Self Sovereign Identities (SSIs) will allow them to do much, much more. Find out why
peaq joins the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI)
peaq has joined MOBI, the largest blockchain-focused mobility consortium which aims to build the new economy of movement by bringing together some the largest and most influential players in mobility.
Introducing Machine NFTs
We touched on Machine NFTs when we unveiled the peaq network earlier this month. A Machine NFT is a non-fungible (unique) contract of ownership of a machine that anyone can independently verify.