The ethereum price crossed $1,000 on Thursday, marking yet another historic milestone for the third-largest cryptocurrency. Ethereum Price Rips Past $1,000 Only four days have been marked off on the calendar, but January has already been a banner month for the altcoin markets. In this brief span, the combined value of...
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) has launched three working groups in digital identity, energy and multiplatform interoperability to create and deliver specific advancements in those fields using Ethereum technology. With over 300 members since its launch in February 2017, the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is now the world’s largest blockchain consortium. The working...
Financial data firm Bloomberg has added three new cryptocurrencies – ethereum (ether), Ripple (XRP) and litecoin – alongside bitcoin on its Terminal service. According to a Fortune report, sources said the addition of the new price data is aimed at forex traders seeking to explore the new instruments. They also suggested that Bloomberg...
Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin cried himself to sleep the night "World of Warcraft" maker Blizzard Entertainment altered his "beloved warlock's Siphon Life spell." According to Buterin, the online role-playing game forever changed his outlook toward app development. "On that day, I realized what horrors centralized services can bring," he writes on his official "About.me." Aspiring...
The price of ether, ethereum's native token, hit a new all-time high of $686 today, and the price chart analysis suggests the rally could continue. At the time of writing, ether (ETH) was trading around $680. As per CoinMarketCap, the world's second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization has appreciated by 24.6...
Just in time for the implementation of stringent new regulatory requirements, some of the largest banks in the world have revealed a pilot designed to simplify compliance using ethereum. Described internally as the Massive Autonomous Distributed Reconciliation platform, or Madrec for short, the project led by Swiss banking giant UBS, with...
Bloomberg has issued their customary list of the 50 most influential people of the year, and this year’s list includes Vitalik Buterin, founder of Ethereum. Bloomberg’s Top 50 list includes some of the most important movers and shakers of the past year in any industry. Some of Buterin’s list-mates include Amazon founder and CEO...
“The ethereum killer is ethereum, the ethereum of China is ethereum, the ethereum of Taiwan is ethereum… 2.0.” That was the opening statement of Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s inventor, at BeyondBlock in Taipei where he laid out a plan to reach Visa levels scalability within the next 3-5 years. The main problems facing ethereum...
Three weeks and counting ... That's how long it's been since a mishap by ethereum wallet provider Parity saw $160 million in cryptocurrency code frozen, and still no solution has been pursued to free up the funds. But that's not to say discussions aren't ongoing on how to return the cryptocurrency...
The price of ether, ethereum's native token, is on a roll. Soon before press time, the ether-U.S. dollar (ETH/USD) exchange rate had reached a fresh all-time high of $444. As per CoinMarketCap, the world's second largest cryptocurrency has appreciated by 11 percent in the last 24 hours. Total trading volume jumped to $1.845...