Browsing the "Vitalik Buterin" Tag

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Vitalik Just Gave $300K in Crypto to Three Ethereum Startups

| Yogita Khatri

Vitalik Buterin just donated $300,000 in ether to three ethereum 2.0 startups in response to a Twitter thread.

Vitalik Buterin Awarded Honorary Doctorate from University of Basel

| Daniel Palmer

The creator of ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, has just been awarded an honorary doctorate for his work on blockchain innovation.

Star Trek’s Shatner Defends Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin in Tweetstorm

| Yogita Khatri

Eighty-seven-year-old Canadian actor and producer William Shatner just made a series of tweets supporting ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin.

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.

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Vote Buying Scandal Stokes Fears of EOS Governance Failure

| Brady Dale

The world's fifth-largest crypto is being rocked by allegations the process by which its transaction history is determined is vulnerable to collusion.

‘500 Transactions a Second’: Vitalik Says Zk-Snarks Could Scale Ethereum

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A form of cryptography pioneered by zcash might help scale ethereum "by a huge amount," says founder Vitalik Buterin.

Ethereum’s Constantinople Hard Fork to Activate on Testnet in October

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum developers have confirmed an upcoming upgrade will activate on Ropsten around October 9.

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There’s a Problem With Crypto Funding – And Vitalik Just Might Have a Solution

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A new paper by Vitalik Buterin and other researchers proposes a novel way to finance the public goods a decentralized ecosystem needs.

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The Weirdest Prediction Markets on Augur Right Now

| David Floyd

Many have high hopes for ethereum-based prediction market Augur; others only seem interested in using it for some old-fashioned internet trolling.

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Stanford University Launches New Blockchain Research Center

| Muyao Shen

Stanford University launches the Center for Blockchain Research and Vitalik Buterin, the creator of Ethereum, is one of the sponsors.