Stories and insights from the team behind HASH

August 2023 Update

Type Inheritance Entity types can now inherit from other entity types, making it easier to extend existing types and create your own which make sense. For example, you might create an Employee entity type which inherits from Person, ensuring that any property value or link accepted on a Person can also be specified on any […]

July 2023 Update

Announcing organizations, a new public development roadmap (more of a “Tech Tree”!), plus a whole host of improvements and bug fixes in HASH.

June 2023 Update

Canvas pages, `@mention`ing of arbitrary entities, and a next-generation table block that supports querying for and loading in entities.

May 2023 Update

A new command bar in HASH, and various miscellaneous improvements have arrived.

April 2023 Update

Quality-of-life updates to the Block Protocol, incoming changes to hCloud, and big news regarding agent-based programming and deployment in HASH.

March 2023 Update

More new blocks than ever before, as well as improvements to the type editor, Block Protocol for WordPress plugin, and Þ Hub.

February 2023 Update

February 2023 marks our biggest ever update to the Block Protocol, including an overhauled semantic type system, API-powered blocks, and support for Þ blocks in WordPress.

January 2023 Update

Less than a month in, 2023 has so far seen the arrival of bitemporal versioning, block comments, and improved entity/type editing in HASH. We’ve also launched a new Block Protocol website.

December 2022 Update

Monthly updates are here! In our first, we share our vision, and introduce you to the new entity/type editors at the heart of HASH and the Block Protocol.

What is the entity layer?

Walled gardens and data silos. The separation of application data and logic. Data portability, translation and type convergence. We dive into all of these, and both the incentive structures that stand in-between, as well as those that promise to unlock, the “entity layer”.