The goal for developing the Blockstream Explorer is to give Liquid sidechain users the ability to monitor network activity and cross-check transactions
We're excited to announce our new block explorer: https://t.co/BaYGrrfwHU! Search & view data on the #Bitcoin #blockchain & #LiquidNetwork. No analytics scripts, no tracking. Native support for SegWit, bech32, Tor Onion, & other modern #BTC features. ⛓️🌊 https://t.co/ukSJUGhP9t pic.twitter.com/8qxZNnPCmM— Blockstream (@Blockstream) November 6, 2018
Blockstream Explorer Features
The block explorer offers support for current Bitcoin features, SegWit, and Bech 32. Its advantages are Bitcoin Mainnet, Testnet, and Liquid support, support for Confidential addresses, monitoring between Bitcoin-to-Liquid peg-in and peg-out, and an improved privacy provision for Tor V2 and V3.
The explorer is recently updated to include asset issuance details and other minor updates:
Additional Blockstream Announcements
Aside from the explorer, the blockchain company also announced the release of Liquid full node binaries and source code. Liquid Assets support from Trezor and Ledger will be made known on a future date.