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How Bitcoin Succeeded Where Ethereum Failed

Ethereum recently hard forked their blockchain to reimburse users who were affected by a poorly structured smart contract, known as The DAO. The hard...

Vitalik Buterin on Misconceptions in the Private vs Public Blockchain Debate

Although Bitcoin enthusiasts often mock the concept of private blockchains, a lot of the money now coming into the blockchain ecosystem is focused on...

Slock.It Says ‘The DAO’s Journey is Over’

We emailed Slock.it to ask about the Blog post Stephen Tual posted indicating that the exploit that was eventually used to steal over 3...

Miner Who Threatened Attack On Ethereum Classic Is Now Supporting It

Chandler Guo, a well known Ethereum Miner, previously threatened to attack Ethereum Classic (ETC) using his mining farm. Now, he is using it to protect...

Op-Ed: Ethereum Passes Its Defining Test with Flying Colors

Revolt was brewing yesterday morning following Poloniex’s unannounced listing of Ethereum Classic, a clone of Ethereum which continues on the original chain naturally created...

Singapore’s Status Wants to Bring Ethereum to Every Mobile Device

Aimed at bringing Ethereum to mobile devices, Singapore-based Status Holdings Pte. Ltd. has released the alpha version of its client for Android and iOS...

Apple Approves Steem, Lisk and Digicash for App Store; Rejects Ethereum...

Steem, Lisk and Digicash have officially been approved by Apple and accepted for inclusion in the iOS App Store, bringing the current number of supported...

Josh Garza Breaks Down, Admits To Working With Mobsters, Going To...

I really thought I was done writing about Paycoin, at least for a while, until the hammer comes down in the form of SEC...

This Ethereum Co-Founder is Against Hard-Forking for The DAO

Ethereum Co-Founder and longtime contributor to the blockchain ecosystem Charles Hoskinson recently appeared on an episode of Coinscrum’s Members Club series, where he shared...

Charlie Shrem Unveils New Venture Intellisys Capital

Bitcoin pioneer Charlie Shrem has joined force with Jason Granger, a real estate and private equity expert, to launch Intellisys Capital, an investment company. Intellisys...