JP Morgan just gave a ringing endorsement to Ethereum – but the company’s CEO is not done trashing Bitcoin. The financial giant is making strides with Quorum, which is the firm’s enterprise version of the Ethereum blockchain. As reported by The Australian Financial Review, Quorum will be used to essentially tokenize gold bars on the…


Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin says the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by market cap can run without him. On Twitter, Buterin said the process of detaching himself from Ethereum has already begun, and that the project could survive if he was to spontaneously combust. Already in progress; watch the repos, even much of the research is…


Investors and traders may be celebrating the apparent return of “alt season” as crypto values across the board exhibit positive movement, but Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin isn’t convinced. The cryptocurrency market is currently exhibiting strong bullish signals, with a cumulative market cap of over $388 billion. While a large portion of this growth is attributed…


Remember all that talk about a “flippening” last year? For a few months, if you scrolled down r/Ethereum or even it’s meme-intensive sibling r/ETHTrader, it seemed inevitable that the market cap of Ethereum would pass that of the current top dog in crypto – Bitcoin. The general consensus of both forums was sooner, rather than…


This is a guest post by freelance journalist and writer Matthew North. You can follow Matthew on Twitter or on his Fintech website. CryptoKitties Guide So, you caught wind of the fact that there’s a brand new cryptocurrency fad, and now you want in. This guide is exactly what you have been looking for, as…


As coin prices recover, many of the most popular cryptocurrencies are showing identical price movements down to the hour. After around 48 hours in a pronounced downswing, during which the value of almost all top-market-cap coins tumbled, the cryptocurrency markets are recovering quickly. At the time of writing, 7 of the top 10 coins are…

Undeniably, CryptoKitties has brought new users to the Ethereum platform. Its effect, far more powerful than “clogging up” the network, has been to catalyze broader adoption of Ethereum and introduce the public to its features. It’s the equivalent of the earliest Internet game imaginable. With so much further to go, Ethereum has many viral games…


At a Blockchain conference hosted in Taipei, Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin outlined the long-term roadmap of Ethereum development. According to Buterin, most of the underlying issues of the Ethereum Blockchain network fall under the following categories: scalability, smart contract safety, consensus protocol and privacy. Several network updates including the most recent Byzantium hard fork provided…

In 2017 alone, the price of a Bitcoin exploded from under $1,000 in January to more than $10,000 in early December, earning the top cryptocurrency a market capitalization of more than $167 billion. The surprise success of Bitcoin has opened the floodgates to a torrent of new cryptocurrencies competing for investor dollars. Bitcoin is an…


Ethereum vaunted past record highs this morning as bitcoin’s price continued its mostly sideways movement. At 14:18 UTC, bitcoin was trading at $8,200.91, up 2.48% in the last 24 hours. Ethereum, on the other hand, blew past its June record high of $414.76 this morning. As of this writing, the cryptocurrency is trading at $443.82,…