Vitalik Buterin

Genesis London Conference: Study Shows Ethereum is More Decentralized Than Bitcoin

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Genesis London Conference: Study Shows Ethereum is More Decentralized Than Bitcoin
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. At the Genesis London blockchain conference held in February by Binary District, Cornell professor, cryptocurrency expert, and computer scientist Emin Gün Sirer said in an interview that a study done by prestigious university Cornell has shown the Ethereum blockchain network Read More

Vlad Zamfir Opposes an Ethereum Hard Cap (EIP 960)

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on Vlad Zamfir Opposes an Ethereum Hard Cap (EIP 960)
On April 1st, 2018, Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin announced a proposal that he now terms a “meta-joke”. In a surprise, Ethereum improvement proposal (EIP) Buterin suggested a hard cap for currently uncapped Ether (ETH) of 120 million coins. “In order to ensure the economic sustainability of the platform under the widest possible variety of circumstances, Read More

The crypto world is not happy with Deepak Chopra

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on The crypto world is not happy with Deepak Chopra
The ethereum world is in a tizzy over Deepak Chopra. The author and spiritual leader, who is also widely mocked for making pseudo-scientific claims, was promoted on Twitter yesterday as a speaker at a big crypto conference called Ethereal that will be held in New York next month. Ethereal Summit Speaker Spotlight – Deepak Chopra Read More

Bitcoin in Brief: Blockchain Wars and a Sleuth of Bears

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcoin in Brief: Blockchain Wars and a Sleuth of Bears
News Welcome to Bitcoin in Brief, a new feature debuting today. Breaking stories, crypto drama, exchange updates, and other talking points from the fast-paced cryptocurrency world can all be found in this daily roundup. Bitcoin in Brief is for everyone who’s long on bitcoin but short on time. Also read: Chinese Engineer Arrested for Stealing 100 Read More

Forbes’ Inaugural Crypto Rich List Is Crass Yet Compelling

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Forbes’ Inaugural Crypto Rich List Is Crass Yet Compelling
Economics Ogling the fortunes of the filthy rich is a popular pastime with the poorer segments of society. It’s been that way for centuries, with 1849 marking the debut of Who’s Who, a 250-page guide “of living noteworthy and influential individuals, from all walks of life, worldwide.” In more recent years, Forbes has picked up Read More

Vitalik Buterin Never Attempted to Launch Ethereum on Top of Bitcoin

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Vitalik Buterin Never Attempted to Launch Ethereum on Top of Bitcoin
Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum, has responded to several bitcoin developers who claimed Ethereum was only designed as an independent blockchain network to pre-mine tokens for the financial benefits of its founders. Several years ago, there was a conflict between Counterparty and bitcoin developers. Counterparty was using Bitcoin’s OP_RETURN function which enabled anyone to store any Read More

Has the Blockchain Revolution Failed to Take Off 10 Years On?

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Has the Blockchain Revolution Failed to Take Off 10 Years On?
Everyone, even the biggest skeptics of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have all had their positives to say about the underpinning Blockchain technology which has the potential to change the world. However, it has been 10 years since Blockchain technology came into the open, and yet we still don’t really have a major use for it. Read More

Cryptocurrency Valuations Have Created Very Wealthy Founders

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Cryptocurrency Valuations Have Created Very Wealthy Founders
Finance Bitcoin has been on a tear for well over a year now, but a few other cryptocurrencies have increased in value far more than BTC. This past week the two digital assets ripple (XRP) and ethereum (ETH) have spiked in value exponentially, making the founders of these projects some of the wealthiest men in Read More

Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin: Focus Less on Profit, More on Achievements

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin: Focus Less on Profit, More on Achievements
In late December, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin stated that if all the cryptocurrency community achieves is memes and immature puns, he will leave the sector for good. “If all that we accomplish is lambo memes and immature puns about ‘sharting’, then I WILL leave. Though I still have a lot of hope that the community Read More

Ethereum Price Hits All Time High of $750 Following Speed Boost

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Ethereum Price Hits All Time High of $750 Following Speed Boost
Ethereum’s price surge continued into today as the digital currency topped $700 to reach a high of $750 according to coinmarketcap.com. This brought Ethereum’s market capitalization to an astonishing $72.5 bln. However, as Bitcoin mounted a comeback, returning to near-record highs, Ethereum slipped. At press time, Ethereum was trading for $640. Transaction throughput The network’s Read More