A form of cryptography pioneered by zcash might help scale ethereum "by a huge amount," says founder Vitalik Buterin.
It used to be that downtime was unheard of on blockchain networks. As new protocols and new trade-offs emerge, that's no longer the case.
Several ethereum miners and developers have come forward in the hope of halting ASICs from effectively operating on the ethereum network.
Instead of tackling ethereum's transaction costs, developer Alexey Akhunov focused on the blockchain's state, and the software is ready.
The next stage in the privacy protocol's roadmap will no longer occur in Q3, according to the company.
Bitcoin apostate Mike Hearn and his R3 colleague Richard Gendal Brown view the enterprise blockchain game as, if not quite zero-sum, something close.
Kyber Network is adapting the liquidity tool it uses within its decentralized exchange to allow businesses to accept payments in any ethereum token.
Bancor has announced plans to launch on EOS, expanding its decentralized token exchange protocol to a second blockchain.
Even if ethereum succeeds as a smart contracts platform, its cryptocurrency might still fail as a long-term store of value, writes Michael J. Casey.
The virtual machine that allows ethereum to compute everything in a decentralized way is getting a massive overhaul.