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Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Slams Bitcoin SV: ‘Obviously a Complete Scam’

By CCN: Ethereum wunderkind Vitalik Buterin maintained his hardline stance on Bitcoin SV in a recent interview, calling Craig Wright’s cryptocurrency a “complete scam.” Speaking with YouTuber Hardcore Crypto, Buterin left little room for interpretation regarding his thoughts on BSV. The Ethereum co-founder also gave his thoughts on decentralized exchanges and

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Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Creating On-Chain Ether Mixer

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has proposed creating an on-chain smart contract-based ether mixer in a note on collaborative development platform HackMD on May 24.In his note, Buterin argues that the Ethereum ecosystem needs more privacy, and points out that the default behavior is to do everything through a

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Vitalik Buterin Proposes Privacy Solution for Ethereum (ETH) Transactions

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, has proposed a new implementation for Ethereum that would provide a degree of anonymity to ‘one-off’ ETH transactions. With cryptocurrency adoption gaining steam throughout the first half of 2019, some of the industry focus is beginning to shift on towards privacy and protecting the anonymity

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Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Lubin Each Donate 1,000 Ether to Moloch DAO

Ethereum founders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin and their respective organizations ConsenSys and the Ethereum Foundation are each donating 1,000 ether (ETH) to the Moloch decentralized autonomous organization (DAO).This donation brings the organization's total funds up to $1 million,  a Cointelegraph correspondent learned at the Ethereal Summit on May

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Elon Musk Wants Ethereum’s Best Applications. Vitalik Buterin Delivers 13

Elon Musk is getting deeper and deeper down the cryptocurrency habit hole. After yesterday’s mysterious tweet which read simply “Ethereum,” the Tesla chief then asked Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin for suggestions on what to develop on the blockchain platform.What should be developed on Ethereum?— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) April 30, 2019Buterin

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Vitalik Buterin Tweets ETH Development Proposals After Elon Musk’s ‘Ethereum’ Tweet Bait

Technology entrepreneur and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has sparked a conversation with ether (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin with his laconic one-word tweet “Ethereum” on April 29.The tweet, which Musk swiftly ironized by adding “jk” within the same thread, prompted Buterin to extend an invitation to Musk for Ethereum’s DevCon

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Vitalik Buterin Proposes Higher Staking Rewards for Upcoming ETH PoS Algorithm

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin proposed a higher staking reward for the upcoming proof-of-stake (PoS) algorithm implementation on the Ethereum blockchain on GitHub on April 20.Per the proposal, 2,097,152 ether per year would be issued when 134,217,728 ether is staked and validating transactions, resulting in an annual return for stakers

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