Browsing the "Parity Technologies" Tag

Web3’s Gavin Wood Launches Kusama Network to Test Polkadot Protocol

| Christine Kim

The Web3 Foundation launched a live experimental version of the Polkadot network on Friday. Here's what Kusama will be testing.

Developers Behind Ethereum App Aragon Weigh Launching a Second Network on Polkadot

| Christine Kim

Developers behind ethereum-based application Aragon are investigating the use of Parity Technologies' Polkadot Network to launch a smart contract…

Ethereum Startup Parity Launches DIY Blockchain Tool Substrate

| Yogita Khatri

Parity Technologies has launched a beta version of Substrate, a tool that lets users create custom blockchains for decentralized applications.

Parity to Help Zcash (the Currency) Gain Independence From Zcash (the Startup)

| Leigh Cuen

The Zcash Foundation is partnering with an ethereum startup on a project that could boost interoperability across the crypto ecosystem.

Gavin Wood Announces ‘Impending Release’ of DIY Blockchain Tool

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Parity Technologies founder Gavin Wood has announced that his company's new DIY blockchain tool, Substrate, is weeks from release

Ethereum Security Lead: Hard Fork Required to Release Frozen Parity Funds

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The security lead for the Ethereum Foundation has said a hard fork will be required to free up funds frozen in a hack yesterday.

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Ethereum’s Gavin Wood Is Calling for More ‘Conservative’ Hard Forks

| Pete Rizzo

One of the founders of ethereum is calling for the network to learn its lesson from Monday's fork, arguing better upgrade processes are needed.

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Parity Wallet Hacker Cashes out $90,000 in Stolen Ether

| Wolfie Zhao

Perpetrators who exploited a flaw in a popular ethereum wallet software yesterday have taken steps to sell their stolen funds.

$30 Million: Ether Reported Stolen Due to Parity Wallet Breach

| Wolfie Zhao

A security bug in a major ethereum wallet has resulted in the loss of $30 million in funds.

United Nations Sends Aid to 10,000 Syrian Refugees Using Ethereum Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

UN food aid has been issued to thousands of Syrian refugees, signaling success for one of the largest charitable implementations of ethereum.