Ethereum

Coinbase Records Highest Weekly Ethereum Trading Volume Since 2017

| Sam Ouimet

Popular ethereum markets exceeded $900 million in trading volume on Coinbase last week, its highest amount since late 2017.

Just 376 Individuals Hold 33% of All Ether Cryptocurrency: Chainalysis

| Yogita Khatri

A third of all ether is owned by just 376 whales, blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis says. Yet that number is down from some previous years.

Foam Turns to Token Grants to Build Out Decentralized Mapping Platform

| Leigh Cuen

Following a $16.5 million token sale, geolocation startup Foam may have found a token-curated registry model that works.

Why Coinbase’s Move Into Proof-of-Stake Matters

| Leigh Cuen

Exchanges like Coinbase are stepping into the market for proof-of-stake cryptocurrencies, but will they boost engagement or centralize power?

ConsenSys Picks Latest Blockchain Startups for Accelerator Program

| Yogita Khatri

ConsenSys Ventures has selected 10 blockchain startups for the second cohort of its accelerator program Tachyon, launching today.

Louis Vuitton Owner LVMH Is Launching a Blockchain to Track Luxury Goods

| Ian Allison

LVMH, parent company of Louis Vuitton, is about to launch a blockchain for proving the authenticity of luxury goods, sources say.

chemicals

ConsenSys Spin-Off BlockApps Inks Deal With Bayer’s Monsanto Arm

| Leigh Cuen

BlockApps is working with Bayer Crop Science, the agtech giant formerly known as Monsanto, on custom blockchain solutions.

eth, ethereum

Mining Pool Splits $300K Ether Fee With Accidental Sender

| Wolfie Zhao

Ethereum mining pool Sparkpool has verified the accidental sender of an unusually high miners' fee and agreed to split the amount.

maker, dao

MakerDAO Opens Token Holder Vote on Fee Hike for Ethereum Stablecoin

| Leigh Cuen

With the DAI's dollar-peg "almost at a breaking point," governance token holders are considering whether to raise the "Dai Stability Fee."

ether, ethereum

Metrics May Point to Ether Being Undervalued

| Chris Brookins

There is a dichotomy between theory and practice of what fundamental demand indicators should be driving the price of ether.