Tutorial: Building an EigenLayer AVS that integrates with Movement network

In this guide, you’ll build an Actively Validated Service (AVS) that interacts with both EigenLayer’s validator system and Movement network. Here’s the modified repository. If you inspect operator.go you’ll see how we modified EigenLayer’s Incredible Squaring AVS to build an AVS that queries Movement network to generate a random number. We’ll do this in three parts: Part 1: Understanding AVSs … Read More

Movement SDK: Unifying the Blockchain Universe

Introduction In the rapidly evolving world of blockchain technology, the Movement SDK emerges as a revolutionary force, harmonizing the strengths of MoveVM and Solidity to set a new standard for blockchain integration. This groundbreaking toolkit is more than just a technological innovation; it represents a paradigm shift in how digital assets are managed, secured, and transacted across various blockchain platforms. … Read More

Securing Smart Contracts: A Dev’s Guide, Part II

Introduction The Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), the runtime environment for smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain, has witnessed numerous high-profile hacks and exploits due to various vulnerabilities. These include arithmetic issues like overflow and underflow, reentrancy attacks that manipulate contract state, and access control problems that allow unauthorized entities to perform privileged actions. As the blockchain ecosystem evolves, there is … Read More

Binance Labs Backs Movement Labs’ Mission to Bring “Move Everywhere”

Today we announce an investment from Binance Labs, closely follow our successful $38m Series A funding round as we continue to gain momentum in its mission to bring ‘Move Everywhere.’ Founded in 2022, Movement is building an ecosystem of Modular Move-based blockchains, starting with M2, the first Move Virtual Machine L2 for Ethereum. Movement will use the funds to expand … Read More

Securing Smart Contracts: A Dev’s Guide Part I

Introduction As the popularity of smart contracts has grown since the advent of Ethereum around 2013, the frequency of hacks targeting them has also increased. In June of 2016, one of the first major smart contracts occurred, when a blackhat hacker identified a weakness in The DAO’s code, which allowed them to steal $60M from a re-entrancy exploit. Since that … Read More

Movement Labs Raises $38 Million in Series A: An Integrated Blockchain Future

We are excited to announce our $38 million in a Series A financing round led by Polychain Capital. The funding will support our company’s mission to bring Facebook’s Move Virtual Machine to Ethereum, addressing smart contract vulnerabilities and enhancing transaction throughput. Our investment round saw participation from prominent venture capital firms including Hack VC, Placeholder, Archetype, Maven 11, Robot Ventures, … Read More