Lunyr Private Alpha Now Live on Ethereum Mainnet

September 18, 2017 – Lunyr, the first decentralized world knowledge base on Ethereum, has announced that its Private Alpha (called the “Celestial Release”) is now running live on the Ethereum Mainnet. The Alpha can be found at https://alpha.lunyr.com. Alpha testers are now able to publish and peer review articles. “The Celestial Release is an exciting

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Will Have Visa-Scale Transaction Capacity in 2 Years

The Ethereum inventor also indicates that Blockchain technology will likely provide platforms for gaming and other data-intensive applications. Bitcoin, Ethereum and other high-profile cryptocurrencies are embroiled in debate these days, as companies and individuals seek other sources for transactions outside of simple fiat currency. Ethereum, the Blockchain technology-based application platform, has gained increasing popularity with

First Iteration of Ethereum Metropolis Hard Fork to Appear Monday

Ethereum devs are ready to roll out the Metropolis hard fork proposal by next week. The Ethereum Foundation and other developers in the open source development community of Ethereum are ready to roll out the first iteration the Metropolis hard fork proposal by next week. According to Jordan Daniell of ETHNews, the Metropolis hard fork

After the Boss Calls Bitcoin a ‘Fraud’ — JP Morgan Buys the Dip

Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on JP Morgan executive Jamie Dimon calling bitcoin a “fraud” and claiming he would fire any employee from his firm who traded the digital currency for being “stupid.” Now it seems JP Morgan has been caught red-handed purchasing a bunch of XBT shares, otherwise known as exchange-traded-notes, that track the price

What Is the Swap Protocol?

The way we exchange digital assets and cryptocurrencies will undergo some radical changes in the future. In the case of Ethereum, multiple projects are working on this and finding it to be much easier said than done. ConsenSys, a respected entity in the Ethereum development world, has come up with a peer-to-peer exchange protocol known as Swap.

North Korean Hackers Reportedly Targeting Ethereum Users in South Korea

According to a new report from security research firm FireEye, North Korean hackers are targeting Bitcoin and Ethereum users in South Korea. According to a new report from security research firm FireEye, North Korean hackers are targeting Bitcoin and Ethereum users in South Korea. North Korea hacking South Korea for ETH… never thought I'd see

Bitmain Unveils two new GPU-based Mining Hardware Units

Rumor has it Bitmain will introduce new cryptocurrency mining equipment soon. The company is best known for their Bitcoin mining hardware these days. However, they also sell miners for Litecoin and Dash as we speak. The new rigs are mainly focused on proving GPU-based hardware for Ethereum mining. An interesting venture, although it remains to

Kik Begins Selling All 512 bln ICO Tokens, Canadian Users Still Banned

Kik has launched its $75 mln ICO as regulatory “failures” mean Canadians are unable to join in. Social messaging platform Kik has launched its ICO with an aim to raise $75 mln – but not from investors in its own country. As sales of its remaining 512 bln KIN tokens began Wednesday, regulatory “failures” meant

Vinay Gupta and Rob Knight Join Sweetbridge Advisory Group

The Sweetbridge Foundation, a non-profit aiming to leverage blockchain technology to power the next generation of global supply chain networks, has announced that Vinay Gupta and Rob Knight have joined its advisory group. The two will advise the project in a number of strategic areas, including blockchain technology and business development. Learn how to buy

Litecoin Price Heading the right Increasing Way – Asian Exchanges Turn the Game

Leaving behind a very price tanking and struggling to-hold ground week, for the near term it seems the market has recovered from the rumors and its on the right way of upward continuation. Bitcoin is still very war from its highest mark last reached of close to the $5,000 mark, however many see this as

First Time Tokenized USD on Ethereum to be made possible by Tether and Ethfinex

Sometimes to make it, you have to be the first! In cooperation and partnership with Ethfinex – an Independent different version the Hong Kong based cryptocurrency exchange platform Bitfinex, the leader in delivering tokenized government supported currencies TETHER – today has declared the launch of Tether ERC20 token on the ETH blockchain network. This will

Japan’s DMM Enters Cryptocurrency Mining Race

It appears that regulatory changes in Japan, favorable towards Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general, has ignited a mining race between the country’s internet giants. DMM.com Inc. has announced the establishment of a ‘Virtual Currency Division’ which will begin operation of a cryptocurrency mining business, ‘DMM Mining Farm’, in October. Learn how to buy Bitcoin and Ethereum