Will Ethereum Classic Fail?

Ethereum classic, if you didn’t already know, is a result of the hard-fork that Ethereum conducted July 20, 2016. The hard-fork happened due to issues relating to the DAO hack. Now that there are two chains where Ethereum classic is plagued by the occasional replay attacks and similar issues,but the question is will Ethereum classic survive on its own? Will it become […]

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Ethereum Hard Fork

The DAO (Distributed Autonomous Organization) was supposed to be an innovative and exciting new organization. The first corporation with NO legal paperwork, where all shareholders have say equal to their share of the company decided by how many DAO tokens they held (think stocks). When the DAO was first released and offered their DAO tokens for sale, they raised 150 […]

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Vitaliy Buterin donated 763 000 $ to research problems related to AI

Artificial intelligence is a blessing and a curse. Some people are convinced that AI will improve our society, while others are skeptical. Creator Ethereum Vitaly Buterin donated 763 000 US dollars to the Research Institute of Artificial Intelligence. Thanks to this money, the organization can further explore the potential dangers of this industry. Crypto currency can be used for various […]

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Companies using the Ethereum platform have contributed $100M+ grant back to Ethereum to improve the network.

It was announced a few days ago that a consortium of projects that are using the Ethereum network such as OmiseGo, Golem, Raiden, and Cosmos have gotten together to give back to the network. This is not only a generous token of partnership, but has potentially big ramifications for improving the speed and scalability of ethereum. All of the projects […]

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Ethereum blockbuster start-up partnered with Thai government

Thailand could soon become one of the first countries to implement blocking technology at the official level. Omise, the initiating project of OmiseGO and the Ministry of the Digital Industry of the country, signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the framework of cooperation in developing a national system for verifying digital identification and online payments. Thailand – the leader of […]

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Ethereum is getting ready for its second hard fork

At this moment in time, Ethereum represents the basis of a popular digital currency, alongside with a decentralized platform meant to support apps that run as they are, without facing censorship, fraud or any form of third part interference. However, during its reign so far, the network was forced to implement a hard fork, to prevent the theft of millions […]

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What are Ethereum Smart Contracts and how do They Work?

Since it was first proposed in 2013 by its creator, Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum has managed to grow exponentially and become a serious competitor to bitcoin and other digital currencies. For those who do not know, it’s worth pointing out that Ethereum is a blockchain-based, public, distributed computing network that also offers smart contract functionality. This is achieved through its decentralized […]

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Growing Transaction Volumes; Troubling for Ethereum?

A recent transaction backlog observed in Ethereum’s network sparked quite a bit of controversy among its community members and cryptocurrency users all around. The currency’s developers have long talked about their vision to improve the currency’s scaling. Yet, recent events showcased network congestion, transaction backlogs, and the current state of Ethereum’s difficulty with spikes in traffic. As a result, some […]

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New Software Combines Multiple Blockchains in Single Network, Targets Crypto Investing

A Blockchain technology advocate, Gavin Wood (former ETHEREUM Chief Technology Officer) and founder of Parity Technologies teamed up with MELONPORT AG (Switzerland), which builds multi-chain software for asset management. This software supports Interoperability among various blockchains with verifications of identity attributes. Its initial application is for crypto-currency portfolios. MELON software is the first app for POLKADOT, a multi-chain system, which […]

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