A closer look at the data shows that decentralized applications are struggling to gain traction, and DeFi is not the main use case.
Blockstack is currently evaluating how it will conduct its next token offering for general miners. An IPO is one of four options.
Speaking at CoinDesk’s Invest: NYC, Heath Tarbert addressed ethereum futures markets and the move to a proof-of-stake model with Ethereum 2.0.
“This is the first time anyone has ever scaled proof-of-work,” said Kadena co-founder Will Martino.
Publicly-traded analytics firm Splunk gave 10,000 conference attendees ERC-20 burner wallets. Three non-profits received over $40,000 as a result.
StakerDAO will allow participants to vote on where to best earn rewards as validators in a given proof-of-stake network.
Here’s what to make of the milestone.
“The investment committee is looking for projects that will add long-term value to the Polkadot ecosystem.”
Ethereum’s next system-wide upgrade, Istanbul, is scheduled to arrive on mainnet the week of Dec. 4.
As Ethereum 2.0 goes live, how much can stakers make from validating the network?
Vitalik Buterin has outlined five steps for the roll-out of Ethereum 2.0 in early 2020.
The Ava blockchain should launch later this year, said founder Emin Gün Sirer.
UNICEF and the ethereum community are teaming up to help wire up needy schools.
The 18 millionth bitcoin is about to be mined. Though the remaining 3 million will take 120 years to mint, some question the certainty of the original hard cap.
Bermuda announced Wednesday it will accept payments in the USDC stablecoin “for taxes, fees and other government services.”
“Why are we not thinking about how to create dark finance tools we can leverage against government bonds?”
The creator of an “open” alternative to Facebook’s Libra stablecoin misrepresented which parties are involved in the project, CoinDesk has learned.
The program is meant to support under-resourced areas of development in the ethereum ecosystem.
From Nov. 18, borrowers of DAI tokens will be able to stake multiple types of cryptocurrency collateral, not just ETH. Augur’s REP token and Brave’s BAT token are some of the assets under consideration.
Thirty blockchain companies and nonprofit organizations plan to fork the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency to build an open alternative.