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CBOE Close to Launching Ethereum Futures: Report

Advertisement CBOE, the Chicago exchange that pioneered the listing of bitcoin futures in the U.S., has quietly begun telling market makers that it is close to launching a new cryptocurrency product: ethereum futures. Citing an unnamed source with knowledge of the situation, Business Insider reports that CBOE wants to become the first U.S. exchange to […]

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Ethereum's Next Upgrade Could Be the $29 Billion Blockchain's Biggest Test Yet

Hard forks are never easy. By definition, such system-wide upgrades require every software user to upgrade to new rules near-simultaneously, meaning there’s coordination difficulties that need to be overcome to ensure the code continues to operate as designed. Still, in a upcoming October upgrade named Constantinople, ethereum is faced with a unique challenge — how […]

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Origin Is Rolling Out a Decentralized Messaging App Built on Ethereum

Origin Protocol, a blockchain project building a decentralized marketplace, has rolled out a peer-to-peer messaging application built on top of ethereum. The project wrote in a blog post on Wednesday that the open-sourced messaging function is now up and running on its marketplace demo, creating an encrypted communication channel between buyers and sellers. The technology […]

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Ethereum and EOS Only Have 8 dApps Combined with 300+ Active Users

Advertisement According to Kevin Rooke, a cryptocurrency researcher, Ethereum and EOS currently have a combined eight decentralized applications (dApps) with more than 300 active users. Yet, both blockchain networks have multi-billion dollar market valuations with Ethereum at $ 28 billion and EOS at $ 4.6 billion. Are Current dApp Usage Rates Not Important? Last year, […]

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An Ethereum ICO Investor is Moving Millions in ETH to Bitfinex

Advertisement One of the first “ethereum whales” appears to be having second thoughts about the second-largest cryptocurrency’s prospects. One of Ethereum’s First Whales is Funneling Millions to Bitfinex That anonymous investor, who received more than 314,000 ETH from the network’s Genesis block as a result of their investments in the Ethereum initial coin offering (ICO), […]

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A Phone Call Could Change Ethereum's Future – And It's Happening Today

Miners, investors, developers and more. That’s a summary of the diverse set of ethereum stakeholders that will be in attendance at an upcoming developer call, according to Ethereum Foundation communication officer Hudson Jameson. Set to take place at 14:00 UTC Friday, the live-streamed meeting aims to address some of the platform’s most challenging questions ahead of its […]

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A Phone Call Could Impact Ethereum's Future – And It's Happening Today

Miners, investors, developers and more. That’s a summary of the diverse set of ethereum stakeholders that will be in attendance at an upcoming developer call, according to Ethereum Foundation communication officer Hudson Jameson. Set to take place at 14:00 UTC Friday, the live-streamed meeting aims to address some of the platform’s most challenging questions ahead of its […]

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Joe Rogan Discusses Ethereum-Based Twitter, in Light of Alex Jones

Advertisement On the Joe Rogan podcast (JRE podcast), American singer-songwriter Shooter Jennings and Joe Rogan discussed Ethereum-based Twitter alternative Peepeth, which allows anyone to release permanent tweets embedded into the blockchain, without censorship. Throughout the podcast, Rogan and Jennings went back and forth on the Alex Jones situation, sharing the general sentiment that Facebook, YouTube, […]