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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

Wallet Zap for Lightning Network is ready for beta testing

Wallet Zap for Lightning Network is ready for beta testing

Developer Jack Mallers announced that the purse Zap will be ready for beta testing in a test network Lightning Network in the United States. The developers of the wallet Zap want to simplify transactions on the Lightning Network for the average user. If you believe the demo video, the wallet is really very easy to… More

New blockchain startup, announced that it will be able to solve the problem of scalability and has already raised $ 2.25 million in first round funding

New blockchain startup, announced that it will be able to solve the problem of scalability and has already raised $ 2.25 million in first round funding

Kadena startup working in the field smartcontract attracted 2.25 million U.S. dollars in the preliminary round of funding (SAFT) for the new blockchain project. In the project invested: Metastable, Kilowatt Capital, and Coinfund Multicoin Capital. The funding aims to support Chainweb, project-oriented solution of the problems of scale and security. The project will combine several… More

Ready the first part of the road map Ethereum Protocol Sharding

Ready the first part of the road map Ethereum Protocol Sharding

New technologies that will allow Ethereum to scale effectively becoming more real. Acne Buterin, at the next meeting of the developers, commented on it: It seems that the first part of the first phase is almost ready. The technology, known as Sharding (shards) – this is an attempt to divide the data of blockchain ethereum… More

The fee for bitcoin transactions fell to $ 1. How long will it last?

The fee for bitcoin transactions fell to $ 1. How long will it last?

Over the past few days, the Commission in the network of Bitcoin dropped to about $ 1 per average transaction, although the size of the bitcoin mempool remains relatively high at more than 120 million bytes. Commission 1 US dollar Popular bitcoin wallets such as Blockchain, recommended a Commission of 55 Satoshi for one byte,… More

First purchase using Lightning Network

First purchase using Lightning Network

The story of how I bought a router, paid in bitcoins, and the transaction was instantly and cost only 2 dollars 40 cents. Lightning Network – cheap and quick transaction Lightning Network is the hope of the crypto community because it is through this technology transactions in the bitcoin network will take place almost instantaneously… More

Fund Ethereum seriously addressed the problem of scaling, allocates millions of dollars for research

Fund Ethereum seriously addressed the problem of scaling, allocates millions of dollars for research

The Ethereum Foundation is a non – profit organization that oversees the development of ethereum, officially unveiled two subsidy programmes, which aim at financing research problems of scaling (number of transactions available per unit of time). In his post published Tuesday on the official blog, Creator of ethereum, Vitalik Buterin told about how the network… More

Seals have fallen off the Ethereum network

Seals have fallen off the Ethereum network

CryptoKitties – decentralized application based on Ethereum is gaining popularity at rapid pace and threatens the normal functioning of the network. When we first wrote about this app, it has been the most popular, since then, the number of people willing to test the blockchain has increased several times. Users have spent more than $… More