Thursday, May 23, 2019

ETH to Become 1,000 Times More Scalable Within 24 Months

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Joseph Lubin said that the Ethereum blockchain will become about 1,000 times more scalable in 18 to 24 months. Lubin made his remarks during an interview with Cointelegraph on May...

Bitcoin Surges Above $6,300, Hits Dominance Records From December 2017

Friday, May 10 — bitcoin (BTC) has seen another rally today, having surged above the $6,300 price mark and hit market dominance records from December 2017, according to data from CoinMarketCap.The major cryptocurrency...

Ethereum Foundation Announces Annual Funding, Next Devcon Location

The Ethereum Foundation is planning to spend $30 million on different projects across the ecosystem over the next 12 months, the company’s executive director Aya Miyaguchi revealed at the ConsenSys’ Ethereal Summit on...

Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Lubin Each Donate 1,000 Ether to Moloch DAO

Ethereum founders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin and their respective organizations ConsenSys and the Ethereum Foundation are each donating 1,000 ether (ETH) to the Moloch decentralized autonomous organization (DAO).This donation brings the organization's...

Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake Transition Not to Happen Until at Least 2021

The Ethereum (ETH) 2.0 proof-of-stake (PoS) transition will not take place until 2021, the CEO of crypto analytics firm Messari predicted at a panel of ConsenSys’ Ethereal Summit on May 10.During the panel...

JPMorgan Overhauls Quroum’s Privacy Architecture With Help From Microsoft

JPMorgan Chase (JPM) — the United States’ largest bank with over $2.62 trillion in assets — has reportedly rehauled the infrastructure of its blockchain platform Quorum with the help of Microsoft. The development...

Bitcoin Should Cross $20,000 Within 18 Months

Galaxy Digital CEO Michael Novogratz said that he expects bitcoin (BTC) to beat its all-time-high price within 18 months. Novogratz made his remarks during an interview with mainstream media CNN published on May...

Crypto Markets Turn Red After Binance Hack, US, EU Stocks Steady as Asian Equities...

Wednesday, May 8 —  having just broken new 2019 highs, crypto markets have tipped into red in the wake of yesterday’s $40 million hack of major exchange Binance. Virtually all of the top...

An Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake Testnet Blockchain Is Now Live

An Ethereum (ETH) 2.0 Proof-of-Stake (PoS) testnet beacon blockchain is now live. Preston Van Loon, co-founder of sharding development firm Prysmatic Labs, announced the development in a Medium post on May 7.Ethereum 2.0...

Facebook Could Double or Triple Crypto Users

Blockchain Capital partner Spencer Bogart claimed that the crypto endeavors of social media giant Facebook could result in the cryptocurrency user base doubling or tripling. Bogart made his remarks during an interview with...