Ethereum News

Ethereum News

Initially founded by Vitalik Buterin in 2013 and officially launched in 2015, Ethereum is a cryptocurrency platform. Read the latest Ethereum news, including Devcon1 coverage with CoinJournal.net

Bitcoin Dominance Index Crashes Below 80% as Ethereum and Dash Rise

Everyone has been watching the bitcoin price in the aftermath of the SEC’s decision to not allow the creation of a bitcoin ETF, but...

Grayscale Investments Report Outlines Centralization Risks in Ethereum

One of the most difficult aspects of bootstrapping a new cryptocurrency network is moving beyond the early stages of inevitable centralization. To some extent,...

Opinion: What’s the Difference Between a Bitcoin Hard Fork and an...

The general way in which rule changes have been made to Bitcoin so far is through the use of soft forks, specifically the process...

JAAK Uses Ethereum and Swarm to Disrupt the Media and Entertainment...

JAAK, a London-based tech company using blockchain technology to disrupt the media and entertainment industry, has been selected for the first Techstars Music accelerator...

Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin Reflects on Lessons from The DAO

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin was interviewed on the most recent episode of Epicenter. During the interview, Buterin was asked for his reflections on The...

New Ethereum-Backed Banking Platform Set to Soft Launch in Coming Months

London-based BABB App Ltd. plans to soft launch its blockchain-based banking platform in Q2'17. The company is currently applying for a full banking license...

Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard...

For nearly the past two years, various alternatives to Bitcoin Core have attempted to increase Bitcoin’s block size limit via hard-forking changes to the...

ConsenSys’s Jeremy Millar Calms the ICO Hype

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) were all the rage in 2016. These token offerings raised more than $200 million for various projects during the course...

Upcoming Ethereum Classic Hackathon Aims to Foster Blockchain Development in China

The Chinese Ethereum Classic Consortium (ECC), an organization representing the Ethereum Classic (ETC) community in China, is organizing the first ETC hackathon, an event...

Matchpool Bids on Blockchain to Disrupt Multi-Billion Dollar Online Dating Market

Matchpool has announced plans to launch a new service that leverages blockchain technology to disrupt the multi-billion dollar online dating industry. A mix between Tinder...