Tag: Ethereum


Zcash: a first look at mining

Zcash launched on Friday, October 28th. Mining for ZEC started low but over the weekend, drew mining power away from ETH and toward ZEC. Nonetheless, it does not appear to have induced significant amounts of net new mining activity.

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What is SingularDTV?

SingularDTV is an Ethereum-based token “for a Blockchain Film & Television Entertainment Studio & Distribution Portal, with a Smart Contract Rights Management Platform” Their crowdsale ended in 15 minutes on October 2nd. They raised $7.5 million.

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Updates on Ethereum Classic (ongoing)

More exchanges allow Ethereum Classic trading. The Ethereum Foundation says they will focus on the hard-forked Ethereum blockchain. Concerns on replay attacks between Ethereum and Ethereum Classic are valid, and users are advised to split their balances.

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Ethereum Hard Fork

Voting on the Ethereum Hard Fork has begun. Many expect the community to support it.

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Consequences of an Ethereum Fork

The DAO has been attacked, millions lost and and the Ethereum community is considering a fork to recover the stolen funds. The reaction to this attack will forever change Ethereum.

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Another Fork Dilemma in The DAO Wars

The proposed soft fork to recover DAO funds may be vulnerable, forcing the community to consider a hard fork. Meanwhile, the community is debating the long-term fallout of both the attack and a fork.

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What is a token sale (ICO)?

ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) have become a popular way to fund cryptocurrency projects. What are they, and how do they work?

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