Other of the most desired platforms for ICOs thus far and the main competitor of Bitcoin, the Ethereum price had been heavily under pressure since the beginning of 2018. The price had peaked out at 1418 on the Coinbase exchange in mid-January and since then what followed is a...
Loom Network was founded by Matthew Campbell, Luke Zhang, and Duffy in 2017 and is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) built to allow Solidity-based decentralized applications (DApps) to be run on the Ethereum blockchain. The Bangkok-based platform has claimed it has recently raised $25 million in funding. The company was responsible...
Bitcoin is the focal point for people who are unaware of what cryptocurrency is however just detected of its growth and nice earning potential for traders and investors. By subsequent stage, once an individual is already acquainted with the conception of cryptocurrency and is prepared to open up the...
The price ether, the digital token used on the ethereum blockchain set a new record high in trading today, at just under $415. It has been a good year for the cryptocurrency, which has appreciated by a cool 5,000% (or so) since January, when it was trading at $8....
The Ethereum network now processes twice the transactions than bitcoin on a daily basis, as it settles more than 520,000 transactions per day on average. Since the beginning of 2017, the Ethereum Foundation and the open-source development community of Ethereum have increasingly focused on developing innovative scaling solutions such as...
The long-awaited smart contract solution for Bitcoin’s blockchain that offers additional scaling improvements, RSK, is preparing to launch. News.Bitcoin.com spoke with Sergio Demián Lerner, RSK Labs’ chief scientist, about to what to expect from the RSK launch as well as the subsequent launch of the Lightning-style scaling upgrade Lumino. Planned December...
The cryptocurrency world is in a fuss about Bitcoin and rightly so, with the cancellation of the SegWit2x hardfork and the sudden drop in pricing by nearly $1000 per BTC. However, the price drops and news has kept Bitcoin in the limelight while Ethereum has slowly been making improvements and growing its network. The second largest...
After an unidentified actor “accidentally” triggered a series of bugs that destroyed approximately $150 million worth of digital currency, the world waits for a substantive answer — is this vulnerability an anomaly? An “I told you so”? Or a humbling opportunity to secure the Ethereum network? What Happened? On November 6,...
"Grotesque" might not be the word you'd think ethereum developers would ascribe to the ICO environment. But that's exactly how some of the platform's ardent supporters described the current state of affairs. At Devcon3 in Cancun, Mexico, last week, developers were decidedly unenthusiastic when approached for thoughts about the new funding...
When it comes to hosting secure transactions, blockchain continues to be an attractive option for a number of industries. Arguably, the top blockchain option for enterprise and app use is Ethereum — and its co-founder Vitalik Buterin, wants to keep it that way. At Devcon3, Ethereum Foundation’s third developer’s conference in...