Hedera Hashgraph Blog

Hedera Testnet v0.9.0 Release

Nov 20, 2020Simi Hunjan

The Hedera testnet has been upgraded to v0.9.0 — the release notes for the v0.9.0 upgrade can be found in the official Hedera documentation.

Safe Health Systems Launches HealthCheck Platform Assisting Arizona State University in Fight Against Spread of COVID-19

Nov 19, 2020Hedera Hashgraph

Los Angeles (Nov. 19, 2020) — Safe Health Systems (SHS) has unveiled HealthCheck, one of the largest single efforts to date to use integrated testing, technology, contact tracing and communication to help manage the spread of COVID-19.

Hala Systems Leverages Hedera Hashgraph to Deliver Early Warning of Conflict to 2.1 Million Syrians

Nov 17, 2020Hedera Hashgraph

Dallas, TX – November 17, 2020 - Hala Systems, a social enterprise developing advanced technologies to protect civilians from misinformation, is now utilizing Hedera Hashgraph, an enterprise-grade distributed ledger, to verify data provenance and remove centralized control over data.

Previewnet: Hedera Token Service (HTS) Early Access

Oct 22, 2020Brady Gentile

The latest previewnet update offers access to v0.9.0-alpha of the Hedera Services codebase, which includes early access to the Hedera Token Service (HTS).

Hedera Hashgraph Chooses First Asia-Based Digital Asset Custody Provider

Oct 19, 2020Hedera Hashgraph

[SINGAPORE, 19 October 2020] Hedera Hashgraph, an enterprise-grade distributed ledger platform, has partnered with digital asset custody provider, Onchain Custodian, to enhance the security of the project’s native digital currency, HBAR.

Safe Health Systems Builds Digital Health ID system on Hedera Hashgraph to Enable Home COVID-19 Testing on Your Mobile Phone

Oct 11, 2020Hedera Hashgraph

Los Angeles, CA and Dallas, TX — 12 October 2020 — Safe Health Systems (SAFE), operator of the SAFE Digital Healthcare Platform, has partnered with Hedera Hashgraph, the enterprise grade distributed ledger, to build unique digital health IDs for users of the HealthCheckTM COVID-19 testing and health status verification solution built on the SAFE Platform.

Hashgraph Platform is Now Available as Open Review

Oct 09, 2020Leemon Baird

Today we are releasing as Open Review the code for the platform itself, which the services are built on. In addition, we are today extending our bug bounty program to also provide bug bounties for this code, in addition to the existing program for the code we have released in the past.

Q4 2020 distribution for SAFT Exchange Offer Participants

Oct 02, 2020Hedera Hashgraph

Early this year, Hedera provided a proposal to all existing SAFT holders, offering them the opportunity to exchange their outstanding SAFT for a new form of SAFT.

Changes to Hedera API (HAPI) for v0.8.0 and v0.9.0

Sep 24, 2020Simi Hunjan

If you’re utilizing the Hedera API (HAPI) to build applications on the testnet or mainnet, you’ll need to review deprecations and additions coming in v0.8.0 and v0.9.0 of the Hedera Services Codebase.