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

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...

Rootstock is Focused on Using Bitcoin for Financial Inclusion

Ethereum has gained a lot of attention over the past few years due to the sci-fi-esque use cases of the technology that are often...

Ethereum’s Blockchain to Secure Sneakers in Honor of Kanye West

Chronicled, a Silicon Valley based start-up, has unveiled a new method to verify the authenticity of high-end sneakers. Instead of using labels which can...

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...

Ethereum’s DAO Gets Hacked for $60M, Hardfork to Come?

The cryptocurrency community's first attempt at a Decentralized Autonomous Organization has hit a major road block: Theft. The DAO is under attack and had...

Keepkey Acquire Multibit & Announces Ethereum Support (Interview)

Cold storage is a must have for those looking to safely secure bitcoin. Originally, this involved less convenient processes such as storing private keys...

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)...

Slock.it Submits Security Proposal to The DAO Amid ‘Vlad Attacks’ Concerns

The paper, authored by Dino Mark, founder of Smartwallet, Vlad Zamfir, a researcher with the Ethereum Foundation, and Emin Gün Sirer, a professor at...

DCG CEO Barry Silbert is Skeptical of Early Ethereum DAOs

If you talk to an Ethereum supporter, Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) are bound to come up in the conversation. The smart contract platform was...

The DAO Raises Over US$13 Million During First Three Days of...

The DAO, which serves as an investment fund for early stage Ethereum projects, has raised over US$13 million worth of ether during the first...