Tag: Ethereum

Ethereum: ConsenSys acquires quorum® platform from J.P. Morgan

NEW YORK, NY, Aug. 25, 2020  — ConsenSys, an industry-leading blockchain software company, today announced the acquisition of Quorum®, an enterprise-variant of the Ethereum blockchain developed by J.P. Morgan (NYSE: JPM). With the addition of Quorum, ConsenSys now offers a full range of products, services, and support for Quorum, accelerating the availability of features and […]

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World’s first company founded with Ethereum as initial contribution in Liechtenstein

Amazing Blocks is the world’s first company founded in Liechtenstein with an initial contribution made entirely in Ethereum (ETH). Amazing Blocks made a founding contribution of 261 ETH to be registered in Liechtenstein. In a press release, Amazing Blocks announced that it was founded on August 13th  with a contribution made solely in Ethereum (ETH). […]

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Privacy-Focused Blockchain Firm HOPR, Backed by Binance Labs, Releases Decentralized Ethereum Hardware Node

Privacy-Focused Blockchain Firm HOPR, Backed by Binance Labs, Releases Decentralized Ethereum Hardware Node

According to a report by Coindesk, privacy-focused blockchain firm HOPR has released an Ethereum hardware node that will eliminate the need for individuals to rely on centralized cloud servers such as Alibaba and Amazon. The firm is known for its mixnet solution that safeguards the privacy and security of users via a multistage system created […]

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Ethereum 2.0’s Medalla Testnet Crashed Last Week; Prysmatic Labs Releases Fix

Ethereum 2.0’s Medalla Testnet Crashed Last Week; Prysmatic Labs Releases Fix

Ethereum 2.0’s final Medalla testnet, which was launched on August 4, experienced a crash last week where validators found themselves losing up to 25% of their holdings and validator participation on the network dropped straight from close to 80% to 0% in a matter of minutes, according to a diagram shared by u/vinL0r on Reddit. […]

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