Ernst & Young (EY), one of the Big 4 accounting firms, open sources their Nightfall software today. Nightfall is a protocol designed to enable private transactions on Ethereum that leverages Zero Knowledge Proof (ZKP) technology.
Microsoft launches an early preview of a Decentralized IDentity (DID) network called ION that is planned to run on Bitcoin. ION allows users to manage and use their digital identities through a decentralized and scalable manner.
Coinbase loses its first CTO Balaji Srinivasan today. Srinivasan served exactly one year and one day, suggesting that he served the minimum agreed period after his company Earn.com was acquired by Coinbase.
Opera secures a partnership with HTC and its browser becomes the default browser for the HTC Exodus. This is in contrast to Brendan Eich's original announcement that Brave would be the default browser.
VeChain and DNV GL has been featured on Italian national TV Rai 1 for the My Story service. VeChain and DNV GL collaborated to build My Story, a supply management service that stores a product's supply chain management journey on the VeChainThor blockchain.
Version 1.2 of Cardano's blockchain was released to its main net. This release introduces Daedalus 0.10.0, a new version of Cardano's wallet software, and Cardano SL 1.2.0, a new version of Cardano's blockchain protocol.
DNV GL announces in a press release that the company has bought a minority stake in VeChain. The acquisition builds on the strong relationship between the two firms and follows the recent launch of My Story™, a blockchain enabled digital assurance product which gives a new level of insight into supplier and product information.