Ethereum

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.

Ether Markets Are Mimicking Bitcoin’s 2015 Price Bottom

| Sam Ouimet

Ether's bitcoin market (ETH/BTC) is mimicking the structure of bitcoin's bear market bottom in 2015, leaving some to wonder if a long term bottom is…

Ether Price Now Down 94% from January’s Record High

| Omkar Godbole

The price of ether fell to 19-month lows just over $80 today and is now down 94% from its January peak.

Amber Baldet: Don’t Force Public Blockchains ‘Down Enterprises’ Throats’

| Ian Allison

Until there are well-designed privacy features for enterprise applications on public chains, it's premature for firms to use them, says Amber Baldet.