Hedera Blog

Screen Shot 2022 05 10 at 5 13 30 PM

Avery Dennison’s connected product cloud to utilize the Hedera network to account for carbon emissions of billions of unique items

May 12, 2022Hedera Team

MENTOR, OH / DALLAS, TX. – May 12, 2022 - Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) today announced that it is partnering with the HBAR Foundation on sustainability initiatives.

Screen Shot 2022 04 29 at 4 33 44 PM

Mance Harmon, Dr. Leemon Baird, and Hedera Development and Management Teams Transition to Swirlds Labs

Apr 29, 2022Hedera Team

Dallas, TX – April 29, 2022 – As part of the Hedera Governing Council’s decisions to enable broader market participation on the Hedera network (originally announced on January 19, 2022), Mance Harmon and Dr. Leemon Baird have left their roles as CEO and Chief Scientist of Hedera Hashgraph, LLC, respectively, and have assumed new roles as co-CEOs of Swirlds Labs.

Screen Shot 2022 04 26 at 3 43 01 PM

NFTs on Hedera: A growing community of projects, applications, and ecosystem tools

Apr 27, 2022Brady Gentile

The organic growth and adoption of NFTs on Hedera has been explosive. In this blog posting, we’ll dive into both on-ledger and marketplace-specific adoption metrics for NFTs, why people are choosing Hedera for NFT use cases, and how to get started with NFTs as a collector, creator, or ecosystem developer.

IMG 4138

Guardian v2.0: The next generation of ESG marketplaces built on Hedera

Apr 22, 2022Daniel Norkin

For Earth Day 2022, Envision Blockchain is proud to announce the release of the 2.0 version of the Guardian. Guardian v2.0 delivers new features to expand on what was built and grow the Hedera Guardian ecosystem.

Screen Shot 2022 05 05 at 8 57 55 AM

“Swiss Hashgraph Association” Launches the “Hashgraph Innovation Program” to Accelerate Adoption of the Hedera Network Worldwide

Apr 20, 2022Hedera Team

Schwyz, Switzerland, 20th April 2022 – Hedera Hashgraph has entered into a strategic partnership with Swiss Digital Assets Institute (SDAI) – a professional training and education company – for the delivery of a custom-designed global “Hashgraph Innovation Program” out of Switzerland.

2022 HCS Gaming Image 0 Thumbnail

Multi-Game Economies

Apr 15, 2022John Conway

Gamers spend on average 14.8 hours per week gaming, with many going even further beyond that—to the point of it becoming a second job. What if this hobby could become profitable for the average gamer? Previous articles covered the subjects of HCS-based game records and its possible use cases. This third article synthesizes these concepts into a new subject: multi-game economies.

HH Decentralized On Hedera

Decentralized on Hedera

Apr 14, 2022Hedera Team

Is Hedera really decentralized if it is governed by a group of big corporations? How do you reconcile that with how the rest of the crypto ecosystem uses the term?

HH Dispelling Hedera Myths

Dispelling Hedera Myths

Apr 13, 2022Hedera Team

Is hashgraph open-source? Is Hedera permissionless? Does the platform have smart contracts? Read this blog post to discover the answers to these questions and dispel some of the myths surrounding the world's most used, sustainable, enterprise-grade public ledger.

2022 Hethers Js Image 0 Thumbnail

How to Use Hethers.js to Deploy Smart Contracts on Hedera

Apr 11, 2022Ed Marquez

Deploying and interacting with smart contracts on the Hedera network is easier than ever before thanks to tools and libraries like Hethers.js. This library is an adaptation of The Ethers Project and it implements the same program interface as the ethers.js library with some changes to support working on Hedera with JavaScript. Learn how you can start using Hethers.js to deploy and interact with smart contracts on Hedera.