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 Approaches 90% as Ethereum and Steem Decline

Bitcoin has been making headlines in the mainstream press over the past couple of weeks due to the recent rise in the exchange rate....

Counterparty Announces Ethereum Virtual Machine for Smart Contracts Creation on the...

The Counterparty Foundation, the non-profit organization that has developed and which oversees the Counterparty protocol and ecosystem, has announced the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM)...

More Smart Contract Disasters May Be Inevitable for Ethereum

The “hack” of The DAO and the ensuing debate over whether funds should be returned to DAO token holders via a hard fork has...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...