Infrastructure and power are complete. Antminers and rigs coming online! Here is a recent video: … Read more about Blockchain Fund I Coming to Life!
Cryptocurrency mining is an increasingly popular commercial activity. The specialized equipment required to solve the complex mathematical problems involved in mining is pricey, however, and out of reach for many cryptocurrency enthusiasts. Not everyone can afford to purchase this equipment, rent … Read more about 3 Ways Miners Are Circumventing Barriers to Entry
An article on NewsBTC recently highlighted a report that less than 1% of Bitcoin is used for illegal purposes. The article references the case of 28-year-old Aaron Shame, a Bitcoin millionaire turned fentanyl drug dealer, who accepted Bitcoin in return for illegal drugs until caught by police. While … Read more about New Study Shows Less Than 1% of Bitcoin Used for Illegal Purposes
Antminer E3 (Ethereum ASIC) On April 3, Bitmain, a leading Chinese manufacturer of mining hardware, announced the release of the Antminer E3, an ASIC miner for Ethereum. This would be the first ASIC miner capable of mining Ether. There are mixed thoughts on this, but the pros and cons can roughly … Read more about Ethereum ASIC & Ether Cap / Thoughts
One of the most interesting thing about Ethereum is its versatility of use. The news cycle and investors have been most interested in cryptocurrencies, but the blockchain has the potential to transform numerous industries and open up new avenues for communication and exchange. The next frontier for … Read more about The Blockchain And Empowering Gamers
Coinbase Broadens Its Focus to Include ERC20 Tokens On March 26, 2018, Coinbase, the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency vendor and exchange, announced on its blog that it will add Ethereum-based tokens to its crypto offerings:“We’re excited to announce our intention to support the Ethereum … Read more about Coinbase Broadens Its Focus to Include ERC20 Tokens
In the last blog, we talked about Ethereum’s scaling issue and how Plasma Cash is being developed as a solution to this. In the race to solve this scaling problem, there are many contenders, however. The blockchain community is full of innovators striving to provide solutions that will speed up … Read more about The Loom Network Seeks to Make Ethereum More Scalable
“Whenever the next big multi-billion-dollar cryptocurrency exchange written by a totally incompetent developer gets hacked, no one will lose any money.” -- Vitalik ButerinHacking has been a significant problem for cryptocurrency exchanges in the past few months. Large thefts at the Coincheck … Read more about Plasma Cash: A Solution for Scaling & Security?