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Vitalik Buterin Promotes Social Recovery Wallets to Help Retrieving Funds After Losing The Private Keys

Vitalik Buterin Promotes Social Recovery Wallets to Help Retrieving Funds After Losing The Private Keys

Despite the bloodshed of this Monday, cryptocurrencies are still arousing the interest of the mainstream audience, and Vitalik Biterin, the creator of Ethereum, is aware of the great responsibility involved in developing a product that could revolutionize the world of finance… Especially if it comes with the responsibility of becoming your own bank. In a […]

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Ethereum Whale Addresses With Over 10,000 ETH Continue to Grow In Numbers, Price Holds Above $1000

Just as the cryptocurrency market correction eroded more than $150 billion in a single day on Monday, January 8, Ethereum too corrected more than 15%. However, after approaching closer to its all-time high of $1400 earlier on Sunday, ETH has still managed to hold above major support of $1000. At press time, ETH is trading […]

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Vitalik Buterin Warns Current Crypto Wallets Are Not Ready for Mainstream Adoption

Vitalik Buterin Warns Current Crypto Wallets Are Not Ready for Mainstream Adoption

The cofounder of the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency, ethereum, warned about crypto wallet vulnerabilities, claiming the tools are not ready for widespread adoption and encouraged to open more discussions on security matters. Buterin Calls for More User-Friendly Crypto Wallets for Non-Technical Users During the 4th day of Labitconf 2020 on December 10, 2020, Vitalik Buterin participated […]

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Hash War: Mystery Miner’s Empty Block Attack Makes ABC’s New Blockchain Almost Unusable

Hash War: Mystery Miner’s Empty Block Attack Makes ABC’s New Blockchain Almost Unusable

According to various reports, the Bitcoin ABC pro-IFP chain has been under ‘attack’ for a number of consecutive days now. The mystery miner has been mining a great number of sequential blocks, but almost all of them have been empty. The miner who calls himself ‘Voluntarism.dev’ says the mining operation is a group of “old-guard […]

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Ethereum All Set to Transition From PoW to PoS, Vitalik Praises Developers Working on ETH 2.0

ETH 2.0 met the threshold number of validators before the cut-off date of November 24 making way for a timely launch of Phase 0 in the form of the Beacon chain on December 1st. The Bacon Chain launch would mark the beginning of a new era for Ethereum blockchain as it moves from a Proof-of-work […]

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Algorithmic Bitcoin and Ethereum Social Attention List Ranks Influencers With Math

Algorithmic Bitcoin and Ethereum Social Attention List Ranks Influencers With Math

On November 19, Hive.one, a project that maps the community clusters of Bitcoin and Ethereum social status using mathematics, announced the launch of a new algorithm version. Since the last time Hive.one published a list, social influencer scores and ranks changed and the creators believe the new scores “better reflect reality.” Just recently Hive.one announced […]

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Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contracts Gather Steam As ETH Price Approaches $600

The Ethereum 2.0 launch remains the hot topic of discussion within the Ethereum community. Earlier this month, Ethereum developer Afri Schoedon launched deposit contracts for Ethereum 2.0. As per the latest developments, the deposit contracts have crossed the half-way mark of the minimum milestone of 524,288 ETH for the Ethereum 2.0 Beacon Chain to go […]

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Ethereum at $500 For the First Time Since July 2018: Interest Increasing

Ethereum at $500 For the First Time Since July 2018: Interest Increasing

After failing to tap the $500 mark two days ago, ETH woke up from its slumber with jetpacks mounted on its back. The cryptocurrency rallied vertically and just smashed the $500 resistance against the US Dollar after more than 2 years of trading at the said rates. This comes amid a rising trend of Ethereum […]

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ETH 2.0 : Vitalik Outlines 2 year Transformation plan for ETH 2.0

ETH 2.0 is slated for the launch of its Beacon Chain on December 1st, 2020 that would mark the commencement of Phase 0 of ETH 2.0 rollout. Phase 1 and Phase 2 rollout are believed to commence by 2021 end. Ethereum’s transition from a Proof-of-work mining consensus to a Proof-of-stake mining consensus is being dubbed […]

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ETH 2.0 Scheduled for December, Vitalik Deposits $1.4M Worth of Ether Into Phase 0 Contract

ETH 2.0 Scheduled for December, Vitalik Deposits $1.4M Worth of Ether Into Phase 0 Contract

This December the cryptocurrency community may see the first introductory phase of the highly anticipated Ethereum 2.0 consensus change. On Wednesday, the Ethereum Foundation published ETH 2.0 specifications explaining how the genesis phase will be invoked. Moreover, on November 5, Ethereum’s cofounder Vitalik Buterin sent 3,200 ETH to the genesis phase deposit contract in order […]

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