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The reward per block for miners Ethereum will be reduced to 0.6 ETH

The reward per block for miners Ethereum will be reduced to 0.6 ETH

Ethereum has published specifications for the first phase of Friendly Finality Gadget Casper (Casper FFG), which is also known as the first version of the hybrid Protocol, which combines two algorithms: proof of work (Proof of Work PoW) and proof of rate (Proof of Stake PoS). In this specification finally, there is evidence that the… More

Users Ethereum support hardwork to resist ASIC miners

Users Ethereum support hardwork to resist ASIC miners

As shown by the survey conducted on Twitter developer of Ethereum Vlad Zamfira users would support hardwork, which makes ASIC miners are incompatible with the algorithm Proof-of-Work (PoW) Ethash. At the time of publication of the material 57% 6 of the 903 respondents said they would support hardwork, 13% clearly stated that they are against… More

Bug Coinbase allows you to get unlimited number of Ethereum

Bug Coinbase allows you to get unlimited number of Ethereum

Recently it became known that in the Coinbase – one of the largest crypto companies in the world, there was a bug that allowed you to obtain unlimited funds at ETH. The vulnerability was discovered by the Dutch firm Fintech VI, which reported it to Coinbase at the end of December last year. Exchanger fixed… More

Ethereum makes a step forward to institutional investors in the United States

Ethereum makes a step forward to institutional investors in the United States

The new York startup ConsenSys, today announced its partnership with TrueDigital, a subsidiary of TrueEx – marketplace operating on the market for interest rate swaps, in an attempt to formulate underlying (index), the price of Ethereum. According to the statement, the companies plan to develop a reference price index for Ethereum (ETH), the second largest… More

Acne Buterin introduced the idea of scaling Plasma

Acne Buterin introduced the idea of scaling Plasma

During his unexpected appearance on ethereum conference in Paris EthCC acne Buterin presented a scalable solution for Plasma system with smart contracts, which aims to increase the processing capacity of the second largest block in the world. Created Baterina and one of the authors Lightning Network, Joseph Punom last year, Plasma is one of possible… More