Vitalik Buterin Proposes Privacy Solution for Ethereum (ETH) Transactions

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, has proposed a new implementation for Ethereum that would provide a degree of anonymity to ‘one-off’ ETH transactions. With cryptocurrency adoption gaining steam throughout the first half of 2019, some of the industry focus is beginning to shift on towards privacy and protecting the anonymity of cryptocurrency users–all while maintaining […]

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‘Facebook Coin’ Will Be More Like Bitcoin Than Starbucks Rewards, Says Analyst

Speculations about the purpose of Facebook’s planned digital coin are getting wilder. Ignoring key features like independence and decentralization, one analyst predicts that ‘Facebook Coin’ would look more like Bitcoin or Ethereum than your Starbucks reward points. Facebook Coin Might Encourage Viewing Ads With growing interest, many are trying to envision Facebook’s planned ‘FaceCoin.’ Lacking […]

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‘Shocked He Went There:’ Crypto Takes Sides On Binance’s Alleged Bitcoin Reorg Plan

Cryptocurrency’s best-known figures continue to debate exchange Binance’s handling of its $40 million hack amid claims executives planned to undo past Bitcoin transactions.  Binance CEO Rejects Reorg In a lengthy debate still playing out on social media, Binance received mixed reviews after CEO Changpang Zhao appeared to suggest there was a plan to conduct a […]

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Ethereum Spikes 10% Amid ETH Futures Approval Rumors

Ethereum has spiked by about 10 percent over the last 24 hours following speculation that the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) may be ready to approve ETH futures trading. CFTC Open to Ethereum Futures Trading Ethereum 00, the second-ranked cryptocurrency by market capitalization is currently trading at $175; a 10 percent spike in the […]

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Singapore Students Receive ‘Tamper-Free’ Digital Certificates On Blockchain

Students at the high-school level and above in Singapore will from this year receive digital certificates upon graduation. The initiative uses blockchain technology to enable an “easy and reliable way” to prove qualifications through tamper-free certification. Authenticating An Education The concept is simple enough. Graduating students receive digital certificates via email, each of which has […]

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