Ethereum News: Ethereum is a public, blockchain-based, open-source computing platform that is responsible for making smart contracts accessible. It was created and proposed by Vitalik Buterin back in 2013. After a successful crowdsale, the project went live on July 30th 2015, revolutionizing the whole cryptocurrency industry and commercialized Initial Coin Offering crowdfundings, by simplifying the process with smart contracts. The Ethereum platform brings you Ethereum news and allows the development of Decentralized Applications (DApps) and serves also as a community for programmers and innovation.
Ethereum introduced their cryptocurrency – Ether (ETH), which is the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Although second by market cap, Ethereum is arguably the most impactful cryptocurrency, because it had the biggest impact on the whole digital economy. Ethereum uses an improved version of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Proof-of-Work (PoW) algorithm, but as Ethereum makes further progress on its whitepaper, it will switch to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) so it can complete its cycle and make the whole system self-sufficient.
Contrary to many reports that described the Cryptopia hack, things are looking actually a lot worse. The exchange was originally reported to have lost a little over $2.5 million in Ethereum and ERC-20 tokens. By recently uncovered information..
Ethereum’s Core Developers have released a statement describing their decision to postpone the Constantinople hard fork. The announcement came just hours before the Constantinople hard fork was scheduled to go live…
On the night of the 7th of January, the official Ethereum Classic team noticed something was off. They found that chain reorganization could have occurred and double spending attacks were currently ongoing. The first order of business was to…
A new cloud computing infrastructure is to be developed by the exciting partnership between AMD and ConsenSys. Expectations are naturally set very high
During the Christmas holidays, the Cryptocurrency markets saw a strong rally. What followed however, wasn’t a Christmas miracle, but rather an intense Christmas Shopping as the next two days the Crypto market lost over $18 billion in market capitalization…
The university of Basel has awarded a honorary doctorate to Vitalik Buterin. Even though, the young genius published papers and was responsible for Ethereum he never had ties to any university before.