OriginTrail launches Test Network

TestNet Apollo Release v1.0b by OriginTrail is rolling out on June 29 to perform transactions in live cases
13 June 2018   601

The first Beta version of the OriginTrail testnet protocol - Apollo, is to be released on June 29. All the features set for development are going to be implemented, i.e.:

  • payment mechanism;
  • consensus check with zero-knowledge privacy layer;
  • Web-of-Things standard;
  • bidding mechanism;
  • Neo4j compatibility;
  • full GS1 validation


As the usage of the OriginTrail protocol usage grows and protocol improvements are steadily implemented, the project will move towards the MainNet launch in Q3 2018. OriginTrail is the first purpose built protocol for supply chains based on blockchain. At the moment of publication, OriginTrail market characteristics are as follows:

Average price 0.138622 USD
Market cap 37,185,905 USD
Volume (24H) 248,550 USD

Ledger Team to Find Issue in New Nano S Software

Last update's security improvements have affected the amount of device memory
15 February 2019   114

Ledger hardware wallet developers stated that an unforeseen problem was found in software version 1.5.5 for the Nano S model. Improvements in the security context have affected the amount of device memory.

When planning for this update we didn’t anticipate the impact it would have on Ledger Nano S capacity. This was not planned obsolescence, simply put, we messed up. We apologize and we’re committed to making it right.

Ledger Team

The project team apologized for the incident and promised to fix the problem during the second quarter of 2019.

The project also announced the addition of Nano S support in the Ledger Live mobile app on Android.

Earlier, researchers at Wallet.fail discovered a number of vulnerabilities in the Trezor and Ledger hardware cryptocurrency wallets. As a result, they were able to conduct a series of successful attacks on wallets during the Chaos Communication Congress in Leipzig.