Originating from the software industry, it is a program whose source code is made freely available to anybody, allowing them to study, change and distribute the software to anyone for any purpose.
Solana looks to beat network outages with new open source validator client
Jump Crypto is tasked with building the new validator client which aims to add network stability and boost throughput and resilience.
The official Algorand (ALGO) wallet is now fully open source
The community can now develop and propose features on the ‘official’ implementation of the Algorand wallet.
MEW (MyEtherWallet) Launches Open Source Blockchain Explorer for Ethereum
Popular Ethereum wallet interface MEW (MyEtherWallet) is launching an open-source blockchain explorer, EthVM Alpha, to rival Etherscan.io.
Cardano introduces Smash, a new open-source stake pool metadata aggregation server
IOHK, the company behind Cardano, has introduced Smash—a new metadata framework that will act as a better and more accurate source of stake pool information.
Bitamp launches open-source Bitcoin wallet
Bitamp, an easy to use client-side open-source Bitcoin wallet, has recently launched its flagship product, a wallet that can send and receive BTC from anywhere, on any device.
UK forcing AML regulations on cryptocurrency exchanges, ATMs, and open-source wallets
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority is cracking down on cryptocurrency exchanges, ATMs, and open-source projects like wallet providers.
Jack Dorsey’s open-source Bitcoin initiative makes its first hire
Jack Dorsey’s open-source Bitcoin initiative, Square Crypto, brings on a former Google project manager as its first hire.
Improving Bitcoin: Jack Dorsey Announces Open-Source Initiative Square Crypto
Jack Dorsey—the CEO of Twitter and Square, announced “Square Crypto”—a team Dorsey is assembling to work full-time on improving the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency ecosystems “independent” of Square’s business objectives.
A Deeper Look at Sigma Prime’s Lighthouse: An Open-Source Ethereum 2.0 Client
The world of blockchain innovation is a tide pool of information that has left many cryptocurrency skeptics in the dark, but for decentralized security, a light is coming.