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Ripple, XRPL Labs Join Hedera, Algorand Ecosystems As DeRec Alliance Founding Members

Ripple, the provider of enterprise blockchain and crypto solutions and XRPL Labs, the company that develops wallets and other software for the XRP ledger, have joined Swirlds Labs and the Algorand Foundation as the Founding Members of the DeRec Alliance, with two-year seats on the… Read More

Global Corporation Mondelēz Joins Hedera Council

Mondelēz International (Nasdaq: MDLZ) is the next corporate to join the Hedera Council. The company makes well-known brands like Toblerone, Oreo, Ritz, and more, generating more than $31 billion in revenue annually. The company has a market cap of almost $100 billion. Hedera is the… Read More

Hedera Wallet Snap Now Live on MetaMask

Hedera says it Wallet Snap is now live on MetaMask, which provides access to MetaMask’s 30 million monthly active users, The wallet is built by Tuum Technologies, a developer of open-source decentralized identity solutions. Snaps extends the functionality of MetaMask by enabling developers to create… Read More

Digital Assets: WISe.ART, a Part of WISeKey International Holding, Announces Investment to Support Hedera Network Adoption

WISeKey International Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: WKEY), a global firm focused on cybersecurity, digital identity, and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions operating as a holding company, through its subsidiary WISe.ART, a key player in the field of digital art and luxury collectibles, is pleased to announce… Read More

Stablecoins: Shinhan Bank, SCB TechX Pilot Stablecoin Remittances on Hedera Network

Shinhan Bank, SCB TechX, and an unnamed financial institution in Taiwan have announced the successful completion of a stablecoin remittance proof-of-concept (PoC) pilot, according to a release. The PoC was reportedly built on the Hedera network, a high-performance blockchain. The pilot was said to have… Read More

DLT Adoption: COFRA Holding Joins Hedera Governing Council

The Hedera Governing Council, which stewards the Hedera open source, leaderless proof-of-stake public network, announced that COFRA Holding has joined the Governing Council. COFRA is “a 182-year-old family enterprise with more than 60,000 employees and business activities in sectors including real estate investment, sustainable food,… Read More

Web3: Blade Labs, Hedera’s Wallet Infrastructure Provider, Launches Products for Android, iOS, Unreal Engine

Blade Labs, Hedera’s wallet infrastructure provider, and the creators of the enterprise grade Blade Wallet, are announcing the launch of their suite of SDK integration products to further accelerate Web3 adoption. With the help of these new products, project developers can now quickly and easily… Read More

Hedera: Brian Brooks Joins HBAR Foundation

Former acting Comptroller of the Currency Brian Brooks has joined the board of the HBAR Foundation. The HBAR Foundation is the entity that is guiding the adoption of the Hedera blockchain – a distributed ledger is an enterprise-grade public network. While at the Office of… Read More

Dell Technologies Joins Hedera Governing Council to Help Automate Distributed Ledger Technology

The Hedera Governing Council announced Dell Technologies is the latest company to join the Council “to help organizations explore distributed ledger technology (DLT).” As an active member of the Hedera Council and network, Dell will “gain experience with the opportunities provided by the rising technology… Read More

NFTs: LG Art Lab’s Enhancements Leverage Features of Hedera Network to Benefit NFT Artists

Since its launch on the Hedera network, LG Art Lab has continued to support innovation and “provide accessibility to the digital art world.” With the latest upgrades, LG Art Lab further “solidifies its position as a leading curator of digital art.” Fine art lovers “can… Read More

Hedera Announces New Executives, Including Former Meta Exec, Capitol Hill Veteran

The Hedera Governing Council has announced new executives joining their team, each with interesting backgrounds. Hedera is the entity that leads the open-source Hedera network, a blockchain technology that aims to solve many of the challenges of competing distributed ledger technologies. According to a note… Read More

Xeni Introduces XeniPay, an Accounting, Settlement System for Travel, on Hedera

Xeni’s XeniPay solution launched recently on the Hedera Mainnet. XeniPay is designed “to help travel inventory consolidators, service providers, and online travel agencies reduce accounting, reconciliation, and settlement costs for B2B transactions.” Today, the travel industry is “plagued by a convoluted settlement process for B2B… Read More

abrdn plc, a Global Investment Firm with £508 Billion in Assets, Joins Hedera’s Governing Council

abrdn plc, a global investment company based in Scotland that reports £508 billion in assets and 5000 employees, has joined the Hedera Governing Council. According to Hedera, abrdn will move to make Hedera the technology of choice for investment fund tokenization. In a company statement,… Read More

Hedera Network Improves Participants’ Ability to Identify, Mitigate Crypto Crime with Merkle Science

The HBAR Foundation and Merkle Science, the predictive crypto risk and intelligence platform, have announced their partnership. This collaboration “supports Hedera’s journey to build the world’s first mass-adopted public decentralized ledger, empowering network participants to better identify and mitigate crypto crime, comply with local and… Read More

$250M Metaverse Fund Announced by HBAR Foundation to Onboard Consumer Brands to Hedera

The HBAR Foundation, an organization that supports the development of the Hedera ecosystem by offering grants and various other resources, recently announced the launch of a $250 million Metaverse Fund “to onboard both consumer brands and their users to Hedera Hashgraph’s Metaverse ecosystem.” The Metaverse… Read More

HBAR Foundation Introduces $100M+ Sustainable Impact Fund to Support Sustainability Economy on Hedera

The HBAR Foundation, an organization supporting development in the Hedera ecosystem by offering grants and resources to developers, announced the introduction of its Sustainable Impact Fund (SIF) to globally “grow the sustainability economy on Hedera.” The Foundation will work with initiatives that support key outcomes… Read More

Hedera Base Camp to be Launched by HBAR Foundation, Outlier Ventures in 2022

The HBAR Foundation, an organization helping to foster the development of Hedera Hashgraph through the provision of grants and resources to founders and developers, and leading crypto VC Outlier Ventures today announced the upcoming launch of the Hedera Base Camp, an accelerator program for early-stage… Read More

Hedera Hashgraph to Open Source Blockchain, Governing Council to Purchase IP

Hedera Hashgraph says it will open-source its blockchain technology during 2022. Simultaneously, the Hedera Governing Council reports that it has voted to purchase the intellectual property rights to the Hashgraph consensus algorithm from Swirlds, Inc., the original creator of the Hashgraph consensus algorithm and founding… Read More

Hedera Network Not Affected by Critical Zero-Day Exploit in log4j2 Library, Developers Claim

On Thursday, December 9, 2021, a “critical” zero-day exploit was reported in the widely used log4j2 library. The exploit “did not affect the Hedera network,” the platform’s developers claim while noting that “out of an abundance of caution, the Hedera team addressed the issue on… Read More

MetaVRse, HBAR Foundation Strike Partnership to Build Metaverse Solutions on Hedera

The HBAR Foundation and MetaVRse, a web-based, low-code 3D creation platform, today announced a partnership to build Metaverse solutions for the world’s largest organizations on the Hedera Network. The creation of the Metaverse will require tools that are easy to use and accessible, and MetaVRse… Read More

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