Browsing the "Casper" Tag

CasperLabs Is Building a PoS Blockchain With Help from Ethereum’s Vlad Zamfir

| Christine Kim

A new blockchain startup was launched today called CasperLabs. Aiming to build a proof-of-stake blockchain based upon the seminal work of Ethereum…

Vitalik Ends Devcon Talk With Sing-Along About Failed Ethereum Ideas

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

At the Devcon4 developer conference, the founder of ethereum presented the current roadmap to a more scalable network – and a song.

Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Parity Technologies has added an early version of ethereum's hotly anticipated Casper code change to its blockchain development platform, Substrate.

You Won’t Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution, It Works Now

| Christine Kim

Most ethereum scaling technologies are a far from completed, but OpenST says it's got a solution that's ready for the "here and now."

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Before the ‘Bomb’ Hits: Why the Race Is on to Alter Ethereum’s Economics

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

At least six proposals have been recently put forth, all of which could change the economics of the ethereum blockchain if enacted.

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Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A developer meeting Friday saw ethereum's developers discuss a proposal that would see two of its most anticipated upgrades update together.

Testing for Ethereum’s Coming Consensus Change Is Moving Ahead

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Less than a year since Casper was formalized, ethereum clients are starting to test a smart contract for the network's big consensus change.

The First Version of Ethereum’s Casper Upgrade Has Been Published

| David Floyd

Posts on GitHub and Reddit suggest that momentum is building behind he change to ethereum's protocol.


The Economics of Ethereum’s Coming Consensus Change Are Taking Shape

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin has issued new details on his vision for proof-of-stake, ethereum's coming consensus change.

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The Code for Ethereum’s Consensus Change Is Now Ready for Review

| David Floyd

The ethereum network's transition to proof-of-stake is getting closer to reality, beginning with a hybrid system that could soon begin testing.