To build a better future, you need a better foundation.

With NEAR, your path as a developer is clear. Build apps quickly using languages you already know (Rust and AssemblyScript)

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Made with you in mind.

NEAR is a scalable smart contract platform that supports decentralized applications of almost any kind. Leverage an ecosystem of components backed by cutting edge technology.

Contract Rewards

Contracts are rewarded with 30% of the gas fees they generate, giving developers an immediate business model for apps and infrastructure.

Familiar Languages

Write smart contracts using familiar languages including Rust, WASM, AssemblyScript.

NEAR API REST Server

Create your own simple REST API server that interacts with the NEAR blockchain.

Sharded Scaling

The network scales horizontally using the same sharding technology that powers databases behind the largest companies in the world.

Instant Transfers

Transfer tokens directly between accounts on NEAR or bridge assets from other platforms to create next-generation financial applications.

Strong Consensus

NEAR uses the "Nightshade" consensus, which is a Byzantine Fault Tolerant algorithm designed for speed, simplicity and security.

Play with Code

Dig into some basic code examples.

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Explore the NEAR Blockchain

Get down and dirty with the data to see every contract, transaction, receipt and more.

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Introducing Aurora: Bridge & EVM

Overcome the limitations of the Ethereum network without starting from scratch.

Visit Aurora.dev

Run a Node

Be part of the NEAR Network and earn. Running a NEAR Node means you’re part of the processing power for the new Internet.

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