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Hello IOTA Weekly Roundup #86

Notes by @MudKevin. Introduction There has been a Hello IOTA Roundup break, as Chris was traveling Where are Dominik Schiener’s AMA and IOTA Talks videos? Dom announced on Twitter that there was so much to do lately, that he cannot do them weekly, but will move to once a month. A pity, but the community should understand the increased workload as several projects are happening in the coming weeks. Exchange delays in migration: so far Bitfinex and Binance cannot deposit or withdraw iotas.…

Dev Status Update – May, 2021

Published by the IOTA dev team every month, this update will provide you with news and updates about our key projects! Please click here if you want to see the last status update.ChrysalisWe have released Chrysalis phase 2 on mainnet at the end of April. You can read all about the release here. We are very happy with how the update went, and would like to thank everyone involved in the release itself, as well as in the testing prior to that. Incredibly, over 20% of tokens were migrated to the new network prior to Chrysalis…

Welcome Valerie Grappendorf to the IOTA Foundation

Valerie joins the Communications team as a User Experience Designer. In this role, she will focus on the IF's digital deliveries and product usability.Valerie lives in Stuttgart, Germany, and has recently graduated in her Bachelor’s in Internet of Things - Design of networked systems at the HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd. Her design focus lies in user research, concept development, and prototyping. During her degree, she gained broad experience as a UX Designer in diverse international environments like political initiatives,…

Welcome Tom Jansson to the IOTA Foundation

Tom joins the IOTA Foundation as a Legal Counsel. In this role, he will support IOTA in a wide variety of legal and regulatory matters.Tom lives in London, UK, and he is a qualified lawyer with seven years of in-house and private practice experience working on contracts, disputes and intellectual property matters.On joining IOTAI am very excited to join the IOTA Foundation. The DLT space is developing very rapidly, and the regulatory landscape is developing with it. The highly technical nature of this industry and the…

IOTA Identity: Beta Release

We’re thrilled to announce the release of IOTA Identity Beta. This marks the framework as “feature complete” on the road to a 1.0 version. It includes several major milestones such as the upgrade to Chrysalis Phase 2, a simplified higher-level API including Stronghold support and an initial implementation of the DID Communications messages based on the Decentralized Identity Foundation (DIF) standard and Hyperledger Aries work. This builds on the existing work that was done for the Alpha release, in which we implemented…

The Chirping Machine

One way you could describe a distributed ledger is a network of machines which tell each other the truth. In a distributed ledger networked nodes send messages back and forth that look this: Nodes send and receive these truth statements, verify if they are true, and collect them into a list of true statements which we call the ledger: This statement is true: ______ and this statement is true: _____ and this statement is true: _____ and this statement is true: _____ and this statement is true: _____ and this…

AMA IOTA Talks with Dominik Schiener – 03.05.2021

Notes by @MudKevin. Introduction Welcome! Hope you had a wonderful weekend--our first weekend with Chrysalis, so I guess you could call it our Honeymoon with the new IOTA network! Chrysalis is working flawlessly! We had a mini stress test last week, and it ran reliably around 300 tps. We are very confident for where we stand. It’s beautiful how everything is fitting together. The migration was painless, and it’s amazing to think about what has been achieved. Let’s take a step back and think about…

Unclaimed Tokens, Community Treasury and IOTA AS: FAQ

With the launch of the new IOTA network, Chrysalis, the IOTA Community was presented with an option to decide how to treat unclaimed tokens from previous periods. Now that the dust has settled, we wanted to take the time to explain the situation and various options in more detail.With the proposal for a community treasury we want to ensure that decisions on unclaimed tokens are open and community driven. We also want to further elucidate the IOTA AS fork.What are the unclaimed tokens? All major cryptocurrency networks are…

Welcome Adrian Grassl to the IOTA Foundation

Adrian joins the Market Adoption team as a Technical Analyst & Project Lead. In this role, he will focus on the Automotive & Mobility industries.Adrian lives in the south of Germany (Sonthofen) and has graduated with a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. For the past years he’s been with the Robert Bosch GmbH at a manufacturing plant for driver assistance systems. During this time, he entered the world of Industry 4.0 and helped to develop a cloud-based data platform for data analytics purposes.On joining IOTADuring…

IOTA Experience Team – The first year recap

Celebrate one year of IOTA X-Teams with us!We launched the IOTA Experience Team initiative one year ago. After one year of extraordinary contributions, it is the right time to celebrate their achievements with the IOTA community!The IOTA X-Teams is a group of dedicated community members that work together with members of the IOTA Foundation throughout different stages of development. The IOTA Experience Team strengthens collaboration with our passionate community and pave the road for IOTA

IOTA Newsletter #32 – The new IOTA network is live, Firefly Token Migration, Digital Green Certificates and more

The new Chrysalis Network is LiveWe are over the moon to announce that the Chrysalis network upgrade is officially live. We have entered a new dawn for IOTA, with a brand new protocol, wallet and suite of libraries now fully operational. With Chrysalis, IOTA is becoming production ready, and we have a clear path towards our full decentralization with Coordicidee.Read MoreFirefly Token MigrationWhen it comes to Chrysalis, Firefly will guide you through the whole migration process painlessly. All you need to do is enter your…

Welcome Åsa Dahlborn to the IOTA Foundation

Åsa joins the Market Adoption team as Project Administrator. In this role, she will focus on supporting the project managers in their tasks and responsibilities as well as supporting project implementation.Åsa lives in Berlin, Germany, and has recently completed her Bachelor in Economics, Politics and Social Thought. Before and during her degree, she worked in several administrative roles in different countries such as Argentina, Brazil and Germany.On joining IOTADuring my studies, I became familiar with IOTA while…

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