London-based professional services firm EY has announced the development of an EY Ops Chain Public Edition (PE) prototype that could improve privacy without compromising consensus algorithms on blockchains, such as Ethereum. This will theoretically allow companies and private entities to...
Andreessen Horowitz, one of the biggest venture capital firms in the world which has invested in AirBnB, Box, Coinbase, Dwolla, Facebook, Genius, Github, Imgur, Uber, Lyft, and other multi-billion dollar companies, is planning to start a cryptocurrency-only fund to...
Zcash is a privacy-focused anonymous cryptocurrency that is known to be the first practical and widespread implementation of ZK-SNARKs, or Zero-Knowledge Succinct Non-Interactive Argument of Knowledge. The applicability of Zcash extends beyond the Zcash network, as the Zcash ZK-SNARKs implementation...
Storm is a gamified microtasks platform launched on top of the Ethereum blockchain protocol. Users of Storm can earn STORM tokens by carrying out small tasks, such as watching advertisements, trying out new services, peer-to-peer freelancing tasks, and more. Prior...
As Bitcoin found its peak in 2017, the highly anticipated CBOE Bitcoin futures contract launched. But following the release of the contract, the crypto-backed futures subindustry fell silent, with many questioning what was to come for the institutional-focused product. Insiders:...
Despite the recent declines in market value of Ethereum, Fundstrat Global Advisors' Head of Research, Tom Lee, assures clients Ether is poised to ‘rally strongly’. Lee is expecting a rise in value by almost 844 percent of its current...
UN World Food Programme (WFP), a non-profit organization that helps 80 million people across 80 countries by supplying basic necessities and food, has been utilizing the Ethereum blockchain to process money that is used to fund millions of people...
The Ethereum development team has delayed the Constantinople hard fork, citing a security vulnerability in the upgrade's code that would have reintroduced the possibility of a reentry attack. The vulnerability was discovered by the smart contract auditor ChainSecurity, who...
An anonymous source close to LedgerX has revealed that the crypto startup is nearly ready to launch new trading options tied to Ethereum, the second most valuable crypto asset in terms of market capitalization. LedgerX has made no official...

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