Thursday, May 23, 2019

Majority of Voters Support ASIC-Resistant ETH Algorithm Implementation, Online Vote Shows

An online vote over the implementation of ProgPoW in the Ethereum (ETH) proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm shows a majority in favor of the change, according to the results updated today, Feb. 15, on the dedicated...

BitMEX Research Finds ‘Potential Bug’ in Syncing of Ethereum Parity Full Node

The research arm of major cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX has revealed in a blog post on Wednesday, March 13, that its Ethereum Parity full node contains a “potential bug.”The alleged bug was discovered...

Major Currencies Gradually Roll Back After Short Recovery, Bitcoin Stays Over $3,600

Sunday, Feb. 10 — while Bitcoin (BTC) is managing to stay above the $3,600 price point for the third day in a row, other major cryptocurrencies are mostly in the red as the markets...

Bitcoin Falls Under $5,700 as Stock Market Sees Downturn

Monday, May 5 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate losses on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) has fallen under the $5,700 mark.Market visualization courtesy of Coin360Bitcoin...

Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

Top Stories This WeekTesla CEO Elon Musk Compliments Bitcoin’s Structure, Sees Future With No Paper MoneyElon Musk, tech entrepreneur and CEO of Tesla, said this week in an interview that Bitcoin’s (BTC) structure is...

ConsenSys Backs Ethereum-Based Unlisted Infrastructure Investment Startup Allinfra

Ethereum (ETH) blockchain-focused development company ConsenSys has invested in an infrastructure investment startup, Allinfra, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Feb. 21.As per the announcement, ​Allinfra will rely in part on...

BlockShow Launches Crypto Fundraising Campaign for Notre Dame Reconstruction

BlockShow, an international blockchain event powered by Cointelegraph, has started a campaign to raise cryptocurrency for the Notre Dame cathedral reconstruction. The news was announced on BlockShow’s official Twitter account on April 16.In...

Blockchain Prediction Platform Augur to Launch Stablecoin DAI-Denominated Markets

Blockchain-powered event betting platform Augur has launched a token denominated in MakerDAO’s Dai (DAI) stablecoin as part of a major upgrade to its platform. The news was announced in an official blog post...

SIX Swiss Exchange Launches Ethereum-Based Exchange-Traded Product

Switzerland's primary stock exchange, SIX Swiss Exchange, has launched trading of an Ethereum (ETH)-based exchange-traded product (ETP) on March 5, according to SIX Group’s website.Amun Ethereum (AETH) ETP Listing on SIX Swiss Exchange....

Crypto Must Leave Behind the Individualism of the Early Cypherpunks

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has argued that the crypto community should evolve beyond the individualism associated with its early cypherpunk days and harness technology to create new, equitable and innovative systems with...