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Ethereum
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Vitalik Buterin Makes Three Separate $100,000 Donations

Brian Evans - Dec 20, 2018

Ethereum‘s Vitalik Buterin has given about 1,000 ETH tokens each (currently worth about $324,000) to three separate startups that are working on the Ethereum ecosystem. The startups,…

Crypto
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QuarkChain Competition Highlights the Potential of Sharding

Brian Evans - Sep 30, 2018

Scalability has been an ongoing problem in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Most public blockchains suffer from serious issues in this regard. QuarkChain has come up…

casper
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Ethereum’s Scaling Nightmares May Be Over Sooner Than You Think

Brian Evans - Sep 28, 2018

Casper, Plasma, Sharding. These are all terms mentioned when it comes to tackling Ethereum’s well-known scalability issues. Each with their own challenges, none of them immediately close…

casper
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You Won’t Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution, It Works Now

Brian Evans - Sep 26, 2018

Most ethereum scaling technologies are a far from completed, but OpenST says it's got a solution that's ready for the "here and now."

0x
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How Ethereum Hackathons are Drastically Improving Blockchain Systems

Brian Evans - Sep 17, 2018

Since mid-2017, Ethereum hackathons have been held in many major cities across the globe, to encourage the development of decentralized applications (dApps) and blockchain-based systems. ETHGlobal, the…

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

Brian Evans - Sep 14, 2018

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,…

Ethereum
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Ethereum’s Vlad Zamfir Claims Breakthrough In Blockchain Sharding

Brian Evans - Sep 14, 2018

Ethereum researcher Vlad Zamfir has coded up the base architecture of upcoming scaling solution, sharding.

Interview
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Interview: Zillaqa CEO Xinshu Dong Talks Blockchain Scaling

Brian Evans - Aug 26, 2018

Last week, I was able to interview Zillaqa CEO, Xinshu Dong. As of the writing of this article, Zilliqa (ZIL) is sitting at #32 on CoinMarketCap with a…

education
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What Is Nimbus?

Brian Evans - Aug 03, 2018

Getting people from all over the world excited about specific cryptocurrencies has been an ongoing struggle. The overall interest in Bitcoin remains low, and Ethereum doesn’t fare…

Altcoin News
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Where OmiseGo Founder Sees Massive Ethereum Scaling and Adoption by 2020

Brian Evans - Aug 01, 2018

Jun Hasegawa, the founder and CEO at OmiseGo, a billion dollar blockchain network launched on top of the Ethereum protocol, has outlined the future of Ethereum and…