ConsenSys is a global community of developers, businessmen, programmers, journalists, lawyers, etc. made to create and promote blockchain infrastructure and peer-to-peer applications. The organization was founded in 2014 by Josef Lubin and currently is headquartered in New York. It has a subsidiary named ConsenSys Ventures, a blockchain venture production studio. ConsenSys blockchain network is spreading rapidly, as it already consists of over 600 members from various countries. Overall, there are 47 projects under ConsenSys that provide services ranging from consulting to development and issuing of turn-key blockchain-based projects. In addition, there are projects aimed at organizing conferences or meetings, such as the ConsenSys Conference.
ConsenSys will release its zkEVM rollup to its public testnet on March 28, paving the way for an eventual mainnet integration later in 2023.
ConsenSys zkEVM set for public testnet to deliver secure settlements on Ethereum
The acquisition will allow ConsenSys’ Web3 API provider Infura to integrate Hal’s configurable webhooks or notification service in its developer stack.
ConsenSys eyes Web3 notification service refinement with Hal acquisition
ConsenSys announced in November that Infura, MetaMask’s API provider, was collecting wallet and IP addresses from MetaMask’s users.
Infura is to blame for MetaMask’s violation of the crypto spirit
Ethereum co-founder and ConsenSys founder Joe Lubin says ETH’s relatively stable value through crypto winter is reason to be bullish about Ethereum’s future.
ConsenSys founder ‘bullish’ on Ethereum following crypto winter performance
ConsenSys CEO Joseph Lubin confirmed the company would be cutting 96 of its staff to focus its resources on its core businesses.
ConsenSys slashes headcount 11% as chief economist reveals formula for adoption
ConsenSys, the developer behind MetaMask, isn’t the only one snooping on our transactions, but they’ve taken the most heat for it.
Are we still mad at MetaMask and ConsenSys for snooping on us?
ConsenSys plugs into liquid staking providers Lido and Rocket Pool with the launch of MetaMask Staking.
MetaMask Staking launches, plugging into Lido and Rocket Pool liquid staking
The software has received over 150,000 signups so far.
ConsenSys launches zkEVM private beta testnet