IOHK is pleased to announce the release of Daedalus 0.11 and Cardano 1.3. It’s another step along the roadmap of Cardano development and delivers a better experience for users.
Daedalus 0.11 has a couple of user interface tweaks to improve the user experience, and includes some fixes in preparation for the upcoming release of Daedalus for Linux. Cardano SL 1.3 includes significant improvements to the speed of syncing the blockchain. Tests have shown wallet syncing occurring between 1.5 and 4 times faster, depending on network environment. The network relays can also support more users syncing at once which will reduce congestion at busy times. The release includes improvements to the on-disk storage of the blockchain to use fewer files and use less disk space. The release includes a fix for a problem where a node would sometimes fail to reconnect to the network after an interruption in the internet connection.
For exchanges and other third party integrations, the new wallet V1 API is now available and supported, and the old V0 API is now deprecated. A performance problem for exchanges seeing high disk I/O has been resolved.
Daedalus 0.11 uses significantly less memory, which is a benefit for users with older or less powerful computers, while other tweaks improve the user experience. Improvements to Cardano SL 1.3 mean that network performance will be enhanced. Exchanges will also see better performance.
The update will go out as an automatic update and users will receive a notification through Daedalus.
anyone suggestions how i can get my wallet working to get my ada out ?
I have a huge holding in Cardano and the Bittrex ADA wallet has been offline for a week. I have contacted Bittrex Support several times and they said they have no idea when it will be online as Cardano developers are working on it.
Then I contacted Cardano and was told that Bittrex needs to respond to that. Is IOHK involved in any kind of maintenance activity with Bittrex ADA wallet ?
It’s 100% Bittrex’s responsibility to release a status update on the situation. Whatever the issue, a week of downtime without a word is not okay. I’m sure everyone would appreciate the transparency, event if it’s just a “We’re on it” tweet.
I doubt any ADA has disappeared from Bittrex, they’re probably having wallet issues. Still, in the future remember that you don’t own any of the coins on an exchange. It’s best to store them in your own wallet. See Mt. Gox.
I cannot agree with you more. But what is scary is there is no way to reach anyone in Bittrex except customer service via chat and they said they cannot do anything about it, because Cardano developers have taken it off maintenance. AT a total loss to know how to proceed further as there is no email or phone contact support available. Any ideas on how I can contact Bittrex for this issue?
I have confirmed with the IOHK Developer team that Bittrex’s ADA wallet was taken down proactively for the Cardano 1.3 update. This is to ensure smooth transition with the update. It should be up and running soon. Thanks again for your understanding!