カテゴリー: Vitalik Buterin

The Weekly: China Hires Cryptographer, McDonald’s Unveils Maccoin, Bitmain Gets Richer

The Weekly: China Hires Cryptographer, McDonald’s Unveils Maccoin, Bitmain Gets RicherIn this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about China hiring a cryptographer, McDonald’s unveiling Maccoin, Bitmain getting richer and much more. The most commented-on article during the week covered Paul Krugman’s new attack on the idea of cryptocurrency on the pages of The New York Times. Also Read: $37 Million of […]

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The Daily: Secret Nasdaq Meeting, SALT Takeover Offer, Vitalik Wants More Cards

The Daily: Secret Nasdaq Meeting, SALT Takeover Offer, Vitalik Wants More CardsIn today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover a secret meeting at Nasdaq, a takeover bid for crypto-as-collateral loan platform SALT, Vitalik Buterin’s thoughts on the importance of enabling small retail transactions, and why Chinese investors come to Israel to find blockchain startups. Also Read: Largest Cannabis Market in Israel to Accept Bitcoin Payments […]

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Ethereum, Coinbase, Robinhood Led by Under 40 Year Olds Killing It

Ethereum, Coinbase, Robinhood Led by Under 40 Year Olds Killing ItFortune magazine’s annual 40 Under 40 is out, recently published in print and online, highlighting leaders under forty years of age. This year, the cryptosphere is well represented by Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin, Coinbase’s Brian Armstrong, and Robinhood’s Vlad Tenev. Wielding billions and billions in valuations, their average age is just a tender 30 years old. […]

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Hedge Fund Issues Bearish Call on Ethereum and Sides with BTC

Hedge Fund Issues Bearish Call on Ethereum and Sides with BTCHedge fund Tetras Capital has issued a bearish call on ethereum and opined that bitcoin has more upside potential. The New York-based fund has been blessed with perfect timing, with ETH falling in BTC terms following the publication of its report 24 hours ago, while bitcoin has rallied strongly. Also read: Post-Flood Reflections Reveal Insights Into […]

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This Week in Bitcoin: New Exchanges, Bancor Breach, Binance CEO vs Vitalik

This Week in Bitcoin: New Exchanges, Bancor Breach, Binance CEO vs VitalikIn this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about a couple of new exchanges, a major security breach at Bancor, and why the Binance CEO came out against Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin. This week’s most commented-on article covered the Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz, who predicted that cryptocurrencies will be “regulated into oblivion.” Also […]

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Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Crypto Phones, Spy Games, Binance CEO vs Vitalik

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Crypto Phones, Spy Games, Binance CEO vs VitalikIn today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover the development of two upcoming crypto phones, the involvement of cryptocurrency in cyber spy games, and why the Binance CEO came out against Etherum-founder Vitalik Buterin. We also cover the latest case of cryptojacking, this time inside a popular video game client. Also Read: Malta-Based Company Launches […]

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The Daily: Bitmain Valued at $12 Billion, New US Crypto Exchange Opens for Business

The Daily: Bitmain Valued at $12 Billion, New US Crypto Exchange Opens for BusinessIn today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover how Bitmain’s valuation reached $12 billion, the opening of a new US-based crypto exchange, and Binance’s decision to donate $1 million to flood victims in Japan. Additionally, we explore what parts of the current crypto ecosystem Vitalik Buterin hates. Also Read: Youtube Dragged Into Bitconnect Class […]

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Six Alternatives to an Initial Coin Offering

Six Alternatives to an Initial Coin OfferingLast summer, ICOs could do no wrong. But by 2018, the acronym had been relegated to the realm of the unmentionables, a place normally reserved for the most offensive cuss words and the name of Harry Potter’s antagonist, Voldemort. In many circles, “ICO” has become a dirty word. In its place has come a range […]

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PR: Essentia.One to Release an Interoperable Multi-Chain dAppstore

Essentia.One to Release Interoperable Multi-Chain dAppThe first step towards blockchain interoperability

The crypto world took a giant leap forward this week with Essentia announcing their multi-chain passwordless dAppstore. This innovation has led many to believe the future of interoperability between blockchains and decentralized services is not as far off as originally estimated, here’s why…

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Satoshi Nakamoto Revealed: Stylometry & Bootstrapping Proof, Claims UK Nonprofit

Satoshi Nakamoto Revealed: Stylometry & Bootstrapping Proof, Claims UK NonprofitSelf-described informative and interactive crypto website, Zy Crypto, a nonprofit based in England, believes it has struck ecosystem gold by discovering Satoshi Nakamoto’s real identity. It’s the second attempt by the outfit, and both times they’ve relied upon stylometry before concluding that Bitcoin Cash developer Gavin Andresen is Satoshi hiding in plain sight. This go-round […]

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