Press Releases

Tronics Support Plan(2nd batch)

Tronics Support Plan(2nd batch) Since the TRON Foundation released the Tronics Support Plan, we have received kind support from Tronics around the world. Now the Foundation will give back to our supporters the ownership of the 47301714.286683 TRX in the address: TN4fJGCqurpmoWS4d6BXDiqZxGPvhacmVR, which is the 49th of the 1000 addresses currently locked. This address with the […]

TronCard — A TRON-powered payment card

TronCard — A TRON-powered payment card Beta program is now open Sesameseed proudly presents the TronCard Beta program; now available to SEEDGerminator contributors. Addresses contributing to the Poppy project on SEEDGerminator will receive 5 Poppy tokens per SEED, and 1 Poppy token per TRX contributed. Addresses receiving 10,000 Poppy tokens or more upon reaching HardCap will automatically be enrolled […]

NEO Consensus Node Page Updated to Speed up Decentralization Progress

As NEO is pushing forward with its decentralization in line with the schedule, we seek to improve our transparency by keeping the public updated about the status of consensus nodes. Therefore, NEO consensus node page was updated by NGD today for NEO community to get a quick overview of the status of NEO consensus nodes […]

Nominee Award of NEO Creative Competition for the fourth week was announced

The NEO Creative Design Competition that lasted for a month finally came to an end, with increasingly mature and creative works submitted. In the last week, we received even greater number of excellent works, which took us a longer time to determine which ones to be awarded the Nominee Award. The final result of the NEO […]

Announcing Elemental Battles — Block.one’s

Announcing Elemental Battles: Block.one’s New Tutorial for On-boarding Aspiring Blockchain Developers New release makes learning EOSIO easy for anyone who can use JavaScript and C++ Today, Block.one is thrilled to unveil Elemental Battles, an exciting new toolkit that will inspire and on-board a new generation of blockchain developers by simplifying the learning curve for EOSIO beginners. […]

#BuiltOnEOSIO: Canada’s Eva Takes Ride-Sharing Local

Co-operative model could mark a new blockchain-based iteration of the sharing economy One of the phrases most commonly touted by blockchain developers is “decentralization.” The team behind Eva, “a co-operative ride-sharing application” built on the EOSIO blockchain protocol, are certainly enthusiastic about that concept. But there’s another guiding principle that seems just as fundamental to Eva […]

2 Year Anniversary of NEO MainNet in Stable Operation

The NEO MainNet has been running in stable capacity for two years since its release on October 17th, 2016. As an early blockchain project, NEO has spent the past two years improving its core technology, enriching and extending its ecosystem, and expanding the global presence of the NEO community. Many talented developers have been drawn […]

NGD Announces Research Partnership with Arqit

NEO is a globally renowned public blockchain project with a steadily growing ecosystem. As quantum resistance is a core feature and significant aspect of the NEO network, NEO Global Development (NGD) has been pushing forward with relevant research on quantum-proof technology, represented by NeoQS. Arqit is one of the leading projects in quantum resistant technology. It […]

EOSIO Version 1.4.0

EOSIO Version 1.4.0 Release: Deterministic Snapshots, Cloud Server Performance, and updates to the EOSIO Contract Development Toolkit Today we are pleased to announce the next version of EOSIO, V1.4.0. We have also addressed a major update to the EOSIO.CDT, which you can read more about below. For EOSIO V1.4.0 you can view the detailed release […]

2 Year Anniversary of NEO MainNet in Stable Operation

The NEO MainNet has been running in stable capacity for two years since its release on October 17th, 2016. As an early blockchain project, NEO has spent the past two years improving its core technology, enriching and extending its ecosystem, and expanding the global presence of the NEO community. Many talented developers have been drawn […]

NGD Announces Research Partnership with Arqit

NEO is a globally renowned public blockchain project with a steadily growing ecosystem. As quantum resistance is a core feature and significant aspect of the NEO network, NEO Global Development (NGD) has been pushing forward with relevant research on quantum-proof technology, represented by NeoQS. Arqit is one of the leading projects in quantum resistant technology. It […]

His Majesty King Harald V and Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway Witnessed the Signing Ceremony of…

His Majesty King Harald V and Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway Witnessed the Signing Ceremony of “DNV GL — VeChain Digital Low Carbon Ecosystem” in Beijing October 16, 2018 — On behalf of a national agenda to deepen bilateral relations between Norway and China, their Majesties King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway have conducted an official state […]

CloakCoin | Ecosystem Member

CloakCoin is designed to facilitate private, secure, decentralised and untraceable transfers. The Enigma Payment System is CloakCoin’s unique anonymising technology, developed from the ground up and thoroughly audited by NASDAQ listed cybersecurity firm, Cognosec GmbH. Enigma is not associated with any other projects and forms a strong foundation for the future development of decentralized applications […]

Welcome S. D. Nelson to the IOTA Foundation

S. D. Nelson (“Nelson”) joins IOTA as a technical writer. From quick start to deep dive, he can explain IOTA technology so everyone understands. He shares IOTA’s passion for zero-cost transactions in the Internet of Things so that society can benefit from these emerging technologies. His Bachelors of Business and Masters of Computer Science provide […]

Devblog: Kickstarting TronWatchMarket

As planned, we started development of TronWatch Market the day after reaching softcap. This article is a short update of what we’ve been up to in the last 12 days, and the plans for the next couple of weeks. The first few days were spent on designing the architecture and individual components of our exchange. The […]

The Black Sea Community Hackathon Review

Blockchain technology is quickly evolving and exploring promising areas of cross-sector integration. The government of Georgia, like many others, is paying close attention to blockchain technology and the NEO ecosystem in particular. A hackathon was jointly held by the NEO Black Sea Community and the Economic Department of Georgia from September 28th — 30th to facilitate blockchain […]

IOTA’s Tangle Powers IAMPASS Biometric Palm Vein Authentication For Digital Identity

IOTA Gains Momentum for its Smart City Initiative with Bio-Identity Verification (BERLIN, GERMANY — October 15, 2018) IOTA Foundation, a non-profit foundation focused on distributed ledger technology (DLT) and permissionless ecosystem development, announced today that its open source Tangle technology will power a new biometric authentication system that uses a person’s palm vein pattern as means of […]

A Proposal for Reusable Addresses [Part 3]

We explained our proposal’s basic concept in the 2nd part of this series. We will now explain why IOTA was not designed like this in the first place, and why the proposed solution cannot fully replace the way transactions are handled right now. Spoiler Alert: At the end of this post we will hopefully see that […]

A Proposal for Reusable Addresses [Part 2]

In the first part of this blog post, we discussed our motivation for introducing reusable addresses. Moreover, we suggested why this would work best at the protocol level, rather than as a second-layer approach. In this part of the blog post, we outline our basic proposal. Before you read this article, we suggest that you […]

A Proposal for Reusable Addresses [Part1]

IOTA has been criticized for making design choices that are fundamentally different to others in the distributed ledger field. One of those choices was to use a quantum-resistant signature scheme, which (while being safe from quantum computers) does not allow spending multiple times from the same address, without putting the funds on that address at risk. Most […]