Introducing Blockchain Intelligence APIs

Yemi Adejumobi

Yemi Adejumobi

· 5 min read
Screenshot of Scale3 blockchain intelligence API

The Challenge:

Web3 teams, across the spectrum — from validator operators to dApp developers, and from exchanges to blockchain service providers — face a critical challenge: staying abreast of the ceaseless tide of latest developments, partnerships, regulatory updates, breaking changes and ecosystem shifts within the blockchain world. Regardless of the niche within the web3 space, the challenge remains the same — how can web3 teams efficiently stay updated with real-time information in this dynamic landscape?


The Solution:

Blockchain Intelligence APIs is a core component of the Scale3 platform, a robust suite of tools meticulously designed to help validators deploy, secure, monitor, and debug their web3 infrastructure. Using Blockchain Intelligence APIs, web3 teams are kept in the loop regarding node updates, pivotal ecosystem movements, and urgent breaking changes, providing them with a proactive advantage towards managing their web3 infrastructure.

Moreover, its seamless integration capabilities mean that teams can easily incorporate this powerful service into their internal systems, vastly improving their operations. By integrating the API, web3 teams can ensure that they receive the latest updates, news, and critical information without disruption.


Sample node update alert via the Scale3 Blockchain Intelligence API

Key Features and Benefits

  • Proactive Issue Prevention: Validator teams can stay informed about critical breaking changes in real-time, allowing them to anticipate and resolve potential issues before they escalate, ensuring smoother validation processes.
  • Enhanced User Engagement: By incorporating live news feeds into your web3 platforms, you offer users an enriched, in-the-know experience — vital for platforms like blockchain explorers, dApps, and exchanges.
  • Effortless Integration: Web3 teams, specifically node operators, can easily integrate this service into their internal systems, significantly improving their operations.
  • Real-time Alerts: Stay on top of key events with real-time alerts. Receive timely notifications about the most crucial events directly through your preferred communication channels: Slack for quick team updates, PagerDuty for on-call alerting, and E-mail for detailed reports and summaries. This ensures that your team is always informed and ready to respond, maintaining the integrity and efficiency of your web3 operations.

Who can use Blockchain Intelligence APIs?

  • Validator Operators: Validator teams can automate tracking of both node updates and ecosystem news, ensuring the reliability and performance of blockchain nodes while staying informed about industry trends and critical breaking changes, proactively averting potential issues within their internal operations.
  • Blockchain Explorers: Elevate the platform experience with integrated, live news — turning your explorer into a comprehensive information hub.
  • dApps: dApp developers can integrate news feeds into their applications, offering users a holistic view of the blockchain ecosystem. Whether it’s a DeFi platform or a decentralized game, real-time news updates can enhance user engagement and help them make informed decisions within the dApp.
  • Exchanges: For cryptocurrency exchanges, offering real-time news feeds alongside trading pairs can keep traders informed about the latest market-moving events and changes in blockchain ecosystems. This can lead to better-informed trading decisions and potentially increased trading volume.
  • Web3 Service Providers: Service providers can enhance their client offerings by providing customizable news feeds that align with the specific interests of their customers. This added value can solidify customer relationships and boost loyalty.

How can you get started?

It’s simple to get started and only takes a few minutes.

  1. Create an account at to generate your API key.

Creating an API Key for Blockchain Intelligence APIs on Scale3

  1. Click the “Read the documentation” button or proceed to read our official API docs here.

We want to hear from you.

While we have plenty of exciting features on the horizon, we know that the most valuable insights often come from you — our community of builders and innovators. We invite you to be a part of our collaborative roadmap. Suggest the features you want, vote on ideas, and help us understand what will make your experience truly remarkable. Together, we’ll craft a toolkit that’s not just powerful, but also perfectly attuned to your needs.

Everything we do at Scale3 is in service of making your experience as builders as easy as possible. If you have any suggestions for the future of Scale3’s Blockchain Intelligence APIs or if you’d like to share your thoughts on the new experience, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us via e-mail ( or Discord!

Yemi Adejumobi

About Yemi Adejumobi

Crypto // Engineering // Paving for the next gen @scale3Labs. ex-Coinbase, ex-MSFT