Ethereum Could Be the Next Apple: Steve Wozniak

Ethereum Could Be the Next Apple: Steve Wozniak

Blockchain platform Ethereum could be the next Apple, one of the iconic tech company’s co-founders said this week. According to Forbes, Steve Wozniak made this bullish prediction in front of 5,000 people at this week’s WeAreDevelopers conference in Vienna. “Ethereum interests me because it can do things and because it’s a platform,” he said, adding…

Continue Reading
China Ranks Ethereum as the World’s Best Blockchain Network, Bitcoin at #13

China Ranks Ethereum as the World’s Best Blockchain Network, Bitcoin at #13

On May 17, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released its public blockchain ratings, ranking various blockchain projects like Ethereum in the global cryptocurrency sector based on three criteria: technology, application, and innovation. Bitcoin at #13 As shown in the chart below, the Chinese government ranked Ethereum as the world’s best blockchain network at…

Continue Reading
Ethereum Futures Launch on Regulated UK Trading Platform

Ethereum Futures Launch on Regulated UK Trading Platform

The world’s first regulated ethereum futures will soon begin trading on UK cryptocurrency trading platform Crypto Facilities. The London-based firm — which is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) — on Friday announced that it will list an ethereum futures contract, providing institutional investors with the ability to go long or short on the…

Continue Reading
Ethereum’s Ambitious Proof-of-Stake Upgrade ‘Casper’ Sees First Release

Ethereum’s Ambitious Proof-of-Stake Upgrade ‘Casper’ Sees First Release

Ethereum took another important step toward its eventual transition from Proof-of-Work (PoW) to Proof-of-Stake (PoS), as developers published the first release for the much-anticipated Casper network upgrade. Casper v0.1.0, released on Tuesday by New Orleans-based developer Danny Ryan, provides client developers, auditors, and other external parties to more easily integrate the source code into their software…

Continue Reading
Ethereum’s Ambitious Proof-of-Stake Upgrade ‘Casper’ Sees Version 1.0 Release

Ethereum’s Ambitious Proof-of-Stake Upgrade ‘Casper’ Sees Version 1.0 Release

Ethereum took another important step toward its eventual transition from Proof-of-Work (PoW) to Proof-of-Stake (PoS), as developers published the first release for the much-anticipated Casper network upgrade. Casper v0.1.0, released on Tuesday by New Orleans-based developer Danny Ryan, provides client developers, auditors, and other external parties to more easily integrate the source code into their software…

Continue Reading
New Ethereum Project Aims to Tokenize Video Game Items

New Ethereum Project Aims to Tokenize Video Game Items

The ability to create decentralized applications (DApps) is widely considered to be one of the most promising use cases for blockchain technology. Palm, a new Ethereum-based project, aims to provide developers with the ability to tokenize in-game assets in conventional video games as well. Using Palm, developers can direct popular game development tool Unreal Engine…

Continue Reading