Cardano Working Groups: how to get involved
3 February 2023 3 mins read
The Cardano ecosystem has seen tremendous growth in the past year. With this growth, there have been areas of development that have needed to expand in parallel. One way to tackle these usability and interoperability domains through community collaboration is the assembly of a number of informal developer Working Groups (WG). Read on to learn about what these are, and how you…
IOG appoints talented individuals to 3 key positions
8 December 2022 4 mins read
Input Output Global (IOG) is proud to welcome two new hires and announce one promotion:
- Dr. Vanishree Rao, head of applied cryptography
- Sabina Begum, creative director
- Arnaud Bailly, promoted to head of architecture for Cardano
IOG is a prominent blockchain research and engineering company, best known for building the Cardano blockchain.
This article delves into these individuals…
The University of Edinburgh and IOG introduce the Edinburgh Decentralization Index
18 November 2022 2 mins read
Networks are often structured as centralized, distributed, or decentralized. A decentralized network’s security increases as the number of participants increases. The same outcome cannot be achieved on centralized or distributed networks.
With most blockchains claiming to be decentralized, it is hard to determine each claim’s validity. Any assertion of decentralization remains…
Advancing digital identity through DID core specification
The recent DID core specification approval at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) provided clearer and stronger foundations for identity platforms building decentralized identifiers.
8 September 2022 4 mins read
In June 2022, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) approved the Decentralized Identifier (DID) Working Group’s DID core specification to move to the W3C Recommendation stage. This milestone reaffirms the rising relevance of digital identity and provides clearer and stronger foundations for identity platforms such as Atala PRISM.
Here, we look at:
- what digital identity and DIDs are.
Input Output Global’s $4.5m blockchain research hub at Stanford University
Input Output Global is proud to announce its partnership with the prestigious Stanford University to fund blockchain research
30 August 2022 4 mins read
Input Output Global, Inc. (IOG) prioritizes a peer-reviewed, academic research-driven process in its quest to develop high-assurance blockchain technologies. The research team has published 130+ research papers across a host of topics, many of which help underpin Cardano’s design principles and IOG’s novel products and services.
This week we are proud to announce our latest…
Dynamic P2P is available on mainnet by Olga Hryniuk
16 March 2023
Valentine upgrade FAQ by Fernando Sanchez
27 February 2023
IOG Academy: The pathway to becoming a Cardano smart contract developer by Arturo Mora
9 February 2023