On this final day of 2021, now we have some plans to share. As we speak, we’re asserting a partnership with the dWeb Basis over an integration of the decentralized blockchain area identify system, Handshake. Handshake is a decentralized, permissionless naming system that disintermediates the outdated guard of Certificates Authorities working within the conventional DNS namespace hierarchy by offering a extra superior, safe, open, and accountable community. The combination will go stay within the first half of 2022.
This partnership is the most recent step in our mission to make crypto and web3 extra mainstream by offering our customers with most selection by entry to the best variety of blockchains and protocols. Via its merchandise, Opera is pursuing its objective of offering the very best consumer expertise and onboarding to web3.
“For Opera, as a web3-ready browser, it is key to offer entry to decentralized domains and area naming options. That is why we’re excited to associate with the dWeb Basis and combine Handshake to offer our customers entry to web3 domains they’ll really personal,” stated Susie Batt, Crypto Ecosystem Lead at Opera.
“A really democratized Net 3.0 can solely be totally realized as soon as we have moved onto new infrastructure. Handshake is a important piece of the puzzle to make that paradigm shift. Opera pioneering the trail ahead as the primary main browser to assist HNS speaks to its forward-thinking imaginative and prescient and positioning within the browser area. This partnership simply marks the start of the work that lies forward for constructing a decentralized internet,” stated Chjango Unchained, Govt Director at dWeb Basis.
Opera is a world internet innovator with an engaged and rising base of a whole lot of thousands and thousands of month-to-month energetic customers who search a greater web expertise. Constructing on over 25 years of innovation that began with browser merchandise, Opera is now leveraging its model and extremely engaged consumer base so as to increase its enterprise into new segments. As we speak, Opera provides customers around the globe a variety of services and products that embrace PC and cell browsers, the newsreader Opera Information, and apps devoted to gaming, crypto, e-commerce and classifieds. In 2018, Opera launched the primary browser with a built-in crypto pockets and web3 assist. Opera is headquartered in Oslo, Norway and listed on the NASDAQ inventory change (OPRA).
Handshake is a public blockchain that acts as a decentralized, permissionless naming system that disintermediates the outdated guard of Certificates Authorities working within the conventional DNS namespace hierarchy by offering a extra superior, safe, open, and accountable community. It acts as probably the most viable different to the legacy Area Title System by changing ICANN with a public blockchain.
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About dWeb Basis
The dWeb (decentralized internet) Basis is a not-for-profit entity that serves to develop a brand new, democratized internet whose foundations are constructed upon the Handshake Naming System.