Ethereum

The Ethereum blockchain is no stranger to high-level applications, dynamic change and dramatic developments. Here you will find the news necessary to make the most of the network.

Ethereum - Augur's REP Garners Solid Community Support Ahead of Platform Launch
Augur’s REP Garners Solid Community Support Ahead of Platform Launch

Following months of speculation, Augur’s digital token Reputation (REP) was launched on October 4, with…

Ethereum - Op-Ed: Yuan Internationalization Will Lead to Growth for Bitcoin
Op-Ed: Yuan Internationalization Will Lead to Growth for Bitcoin

On October 1 of this year, the IMF added the Chinese Yuan (CNY) to the…

Ethereum - BlockApps Expands Ethereum's Presence in China; Announces New Funding and Key Partnerships
BlockApps Expands Ethereum’s Presence in China; Announces New Funding and Key Partnerships

Ethereum is gaining ground in China as innovators have announced key developments and partnerships during…

Ethereum - Sztorc: Digital Cash and Prediction Markets Share Similar Histories
Sztorc: Digital Cash and Prediction Markets Share Similar Histories

Bloq Economist and Bitcoin Hivemind creator Paul Sztorc has been fascinated with prediction markets for…

Ethereum - SingularDTV: A Decentralized “Netflix” on Ethereum
SingularDTV: A Decentralized “Netflix” on Ethereum

The team behind SingularDTV, a blockchain-based digital content distribution and management platform, is planning the…

Ethereum - Ethereum Classic Community Navigates a Distinct Path to the Future
Ethereum Classic Community Navigates a Distinct Path to the Future

Ethereum Classic started off as what is perhaps best described as a protest movement, opposing…

Ethereum - Lightning Fast Raiden Network Coming to Ethereum Blockchain
Lightning Fast Raiden Network Coming to Ethereum Blockchain

Scalability is one of the main challenges faced by distributed ledger technology. It is widely…

Ethereum - Ethereum Experts Debate Merits of Two Ethereum Chains
Ethereum Experts Debate Merits of Two Ethereum Chains

Although a large proportion of the Ethereum community believed the recent hard fork would result…

Ethereum - Smart Contracts Alliance Aims to Help “Change the Landscape of Modern Business”
Smart Contracts Alliance Aims to Help “Change the Landscape of Modern Business”

The Chamber of Digital Commerce, a trade association dedicated to promoting the understanding, acceptance and…

Ethereum - How the Great Schism Can End Badly for Both Ethereum Chains (Part 3 of 3)
How the Great Schism Can End Badly for Both Ethereum Chains (Part 3 of 3)

Ethereum Classic is dominating the cryptocurrency news cycle. After a slumber of some days following…

Ethereum - How the Great Schism Can End Well for Ethereum One (Part 1 of 3)
How the Great Schism Can End Well for Ethereum One (Part 1 of 3)

Ethereum Classic is dominating the cryptocurrency news cycle. After a slumber of some days following…

Ethereum - Urbit: The Bold Pitch to Re-Decentralize the Internet
Urbit: The Bold Pitch to Re-Decentralize the Internet, on Top of the Internet

Urbit, the computing platform described as a “city in the cloud” by its inventors, raised…

Ethereum - Holy DAO! Reflections on the $155 Million (And Growing) Autonomous Behemoth
Holy DAO! Reflections on the $155 Million (And Growing) Autonomous Behemoth

DAO: a distributed, autonomous corporation.  (A backgrounder can be found here.)   Just more than a…

Ethereum - The DAO Raises More Than $117 Million in World's Largest Crowdfunding to Date
The DAO Raises More Than $117 Million in World’s Largest Crowdfunding to Date

A new entity called The DAO, based on Ethereum, has raised more than $100 million…

Ethereum - Akasha Project Unveils Decentralized Social Media Network Based on Ethereum and IPFS
Akasha Project Unveils Decentralized Social Media Network Based on Ethereum and IPFS

Akasha, a next-generation social media network powered by Ethereum and the InterPlanetary File System, was…

Ethereum - Exploring the Centralization Risks of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network
Exploring the Centralization Risks of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

For the vast majority of Bitcoin Core contributors, the Lightning Network is viewed as the…

Ethereum - Vitalik Buterin on His Long-Term Goals for Ethereum
Vitalik Buterin on His Long-Term Goals for Ethereum

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin was recently interviewed on Babbage, a podcast by The Economist. Buterin…

Ethereum - Ethcore Raises Financing Round as First Venture Capital Funded Ethereum Startup
Ethcore Raises Financing Round as First Venture Capital Funded Ethereum Startup

Ethereum startup Ethcore has raised $750,000 in a preliminary, pre-seed funding round led by Silicon…

Ethereum - Ukraine Government Plans to Trial Ethereum Blockchain-Based Election Platform
Ukraine Government Plans to Trial Ethereum Blockchain-Based Election Platform

A group of Ukrainian officials signed a memorandum late last week to move multiple levels…

Ethereum - Ethereum Overtakes Litecoin in Market Cap after Continued Upward Trend
Ethereum Overtakes Litecoin in Market Cap after Continued Upward Trend

On January 23, Ethereum overtook Litecoin for the first time to become the third-largest digital…

Ethereum - Genesis Mining Expands into Ethereum Mining with Year-Long Contracts
Genesis Mining Expands into Ethereum Mining with Year-Long Contracts

Cloud mining provider, Genesis Mining, is expanding its mining operations with the launch of Ether…

Ethereum - Slock.it to Introduce Smart Locks Linked to Smart Ethereum Contracts
Slock.it to Introduce Smart Locks Linked to Smart Ethereum Contracts, Decentralize the Sharing Economy

Smart contracts, a feature of “Bitcoin 2.0” technologies such as Ethereum, could soon operate on…

Ethereum - Ethereum Network Continues Thawing Process in Anticipation of the Start of Trading
Ethereum Network Continues Thawing Process in Anticipation of the Start of Trading

Ethereum is finishing its ‘Thawing’ phase, designed to help the network grow organically at a…

Ethereum - Ethereum Project Opens Up New ‘Frontier’ for Developers
Ethereum Project Opens Up New ‘Frontier’ for Developers

You could hear a pin drop at the recent Toronto DEC_TECH conference as Vitalik Buterin…