Our intrepid grantees have been protecting busy as at all times – learn on for some latest accomplishments 🏆
ENS (Ethereum Identify Service) runs on the Ethereum blockchain, nevertheless it’s not only for ETH addresses! ENS maps human-readable domains to places all throughout the distributed internet, together with ethereum and different blockchain addresses, Tor .onion addresses, decentralized web sites and information hashes saved on IPFS, and extra. ENS continues to develop its attain, with latest integrations together with:
That is removed from every part – learn the ENS 2020 Retrospective for a recap of a reasonably packed yr, comply with ENS on Twitter @ensdomains and take a look at the 2021 roadmap to see what’s subsequent.
IPLD is an information structuring framework utilized in IPFS. Textile and 3Box obtained a mixed grant, joint funded with Protocol Labs, to create a signing and encryption commonplace to allow better composability and interoperability between web3 functions whereas protecting consumer information sovereign. All work funded by this grant has now been accomplished, together with:
Ethereum builders can already combine JOSE requirements comparable to JWE and JWS into their IPLD-based dApps, and there is extra to come back! This work is a part of a long run effort to extend information interoperability throughout IPFS/IPLD-based apps and instruments.
For extra, you’ll be able to comply with principal investigators carsonfarmer and oed, who proceed to have interaction with the neighborhood round this mission; comply with Textile on Twitter @textileio, blog.textile.io or Slack; and 3box on Twitter @3boxdb, medium.com/3box or Discord!
bitfly for beaconcha.in eth2 block explorer
Because the launch of the beacon chain approached, the bitfly crew wished to ensure there was an open source eth2 block explorer from day 1. beaconcha.in has change into that and way more, with a treasure trove of assets for Ethereum stakers and fanatics together with:
- Rising eth2 knowledge base
- Broad number of trackers and visualizations together with charts with information on liveness, participation, whole stake and extra
- Mobile app for monitoring eth2 validators
However wait, there’s extra!
- Unirep non-public and non-repudiable popularity system: accomplished good contracts, CLI and zk circuits
- MPC Phase 2 UI: accomplished design and specification; developed elements together with server, CLI and browser shopper
Extra to come back subsequent month!