Ethereum Constantinople To Launch In Jan. 2019, ETH Surges 10%

Ethereum Constantinople Blockchain Upgrade Nearing Activation As reported by Ethereum World News in early-October, after developing Constantinople for months, the Ethereum core development team decided to take the blockchain upgrade to the network’s Ropsten testnet. At the time, the developers believed that if the test succeeded, Constantinople, a protocol that will decrease block rewards and […]

Why We Might Wait a While for Coinbase to List Cardano (ADA), XRP and Stellar (XLM)

In a move that has left many crypto enthusiasts scratching their heads, the cryptocurrency exchange of Coinbase has announced that it was exploring listing another set of cryptocurrencies. This new list was announced before completion of the previous list of 5 digital assets. That list still had 2 digital assets yet to be listed on […]

BitMEX CEO’s Call For Double-Digit Ethereum Comes True: ETH At $90

Arthur Hayes: Ethereum (ETH), A “Double Digit S*hitcoin” In late-August of this year, Arthur Hayes, the chief executive at BitMEX, the world’s foremost crypto mercantile exchange, took to his firm’s in-house blog to tout some controversial sentiment. In an extensive post, the former institutional trader began his Ethereum (ETH) bash by telling a personal story, […]

BitGuild Moves the Bitizens Gaming DApp From Ethereum (ETH) to Tron (TRX)

In a tweet on the 25th of November, Justin Sun had urged Ethereum (ETH) developers to migrate their tokens and projects to the Tron (TRX) platform. His tweet went on to explain why they should do so. In bear market, #Ethereum developers should migrate your token to #TRON immediately. 0 transaction fee, no gas in […]

Leading Ethereum Classic (ETC) Development Team Shuts Down Operations Due to Funding

In a tweet only hours old, the team in charge of development at Ethereum Classic (ETC), threw in the towel citing funding difficulties that made it hard for them to continue operations. The tweet included a screenshot of an announcement from ETCDEV’s founder and CTO, Igor Artamonov, that stated the following: As is publicly known […]

Ethereum (ETH) Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin, Awarded Honorary Doctorate by the University of Basel

Yesterday, Friday 30th November 2018, the University of Basel held its 558th annual Dies Academicus ceremony. Founded in 1460, the University hosts this event to honor various deserving individuals for their contributions to academia and society. The recipients of this year’s awards were also made honorary doctors. Awardees during this year’s ceremony were as follows: […]

Ethereum Blockchain: $510M In Binance Coin (BNB) Moved For Cents

76% Of Binance Coin (BNB) Moved For $0.03 On Wednesday night, Whale Alert, a popular crypto wallet tracking Twitter handle, started to record a number of multi-million dollar transactions in quick succession. While the transactions, which were mainly ERC-20 token transfers, seemed normal at first, as the social media channel continued to tweet incessantly, it […]

Coinbase Launches an OTC Trading Desk to Cater for Demand from Institutional Clients

ADVERTISEMENT News reaching Ethereum World News indicate that the popular cryptocurrency exchange of Coinbase is launching an OTC (Over The Counter) trading desk to cater for its Institutional clients. According to Cheddar – a mainstream financial news outlet – the need to open the new OTC desk was as a result of demand from its institutional […]

Harbor Launches its First Securities Offering With Sale of $20 Million USC (Carolina) Dormitory Facility

With the SEC earlier this month declaring their stance on ICOs and that some can be categorized as Securities Offering, a firm by the name of Harbor has launched a platform to tokenize private securities. The firm announced their first private sale via medium and it will be of a dormitory facility at the University […]

Ethereum’s Buterin: Blockchain Piggy-backing Causing “Wasted Time”

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum (ETH)–Despite the falling price of cryptocurrency, which has a hit a new low for the year as Bitcoin slips to $3700, the drive for companies to integrate blockchain into their services is still alive and strong. However, the misappropriation and misaligned focus of pursuing blockchain has Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin finding fault with […]