Vitalik Says Ethereum Can Scale to 500 tx/s Using Zcash Technology

Vitalik Says Ethereum Can Scale to 500 tx/s Using Zcash Technology

Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin has a plan to scale the Ethereum network to accommodate a ~3,200 percent increase in transactions without the use of second-layer technologies such as Plasma. Buterin: ZK-SNARKS Could Help ETH Scale to 500 tx/s Writing on an ETH research forum in a post originally published on Saturday, Buterin said that Ethereum

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Vlad Zamfir Codes Sharding Prototype, What it Means for Ethereum Scalability

Vlad Zamfir Codes Sharding Prototype, What it Means for Ethereum Scalability

Ethereum researcher and developer Vlad Zamfir has created the first successful proof-of-concept of second-layer scaling solution Sharding with developers Tim Beiko and John Marling. At ETH Berlin, one of the world’s largest Ethereum hackathons, Zamfir said in an interview with Rachel Rose O’Leary at Coindesk that Ethereum developers will be able to run the proof-of-concept…

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Opera’s Ethereum Wallet Now Lets You Send CryptoKitties to Your Friends

Opera’s Ethereum Wallet Now Lets You Send CryptoKitties to Your Friends

Opera users can now send CryptoKitties and other cryptocurrency-based collectibles to their friends using the web browser’s built-in Ethereum wallet. The Norwegian software company, whose controlling shareholder is bitcoin mining giant Bitmain, announced on Friday that it has added support for a “curated list” of Ethereum-based tokens built to the ERC-721 standard. From the announcement:…

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