Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for ‘Pala’ Consensus Protocol
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Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for ‘Pala’ Consensus Protocol

btcethereumadmin - May 15, 2019

Public blockchain platform provider ThunderCore has just released proof-of-concept code for a new consensus protocol, dubbed Pala, on GitHub. According to Elaine Shi, chief scientist for ThunderCore,…

An Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake Testnet Blockchain Is Now Live
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An Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake Testnet Blockchain Is Now Live

btcethereumadmin - May 8, 2019

An Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake testnet beacon blockchain is now live. An Ethereum (ETH) 2.0 Proof-of-Stake (PoS) testnet beacon blockchain is now live. Preston Van Loon, co-founder of…

Staking, Ethereum’s Mining Alternative, Will Be Profitable – But Barely
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Staking, Ethereum’s Mining Alternative, Will Be Profitable – But Barely

btcethereumadmin - May 8, 2019

The Takeaway Ethereum is soon to abandon bitcoin-style proof-of-work (PoS) mining in favor of a long-in-development alternative system called proof-of-stake (PoS), but the economics are still being…

Phase Zero Code for Ethereum PoS Transition Can Be Completed by June 30: ETH Core Devs
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Phase Zero Code for Ethereum PoS Transition Can Be Completed by June 30: ETH Core Devs

btcethereumadmin - May 4, 2019

Code specifications for the first Ethereum transition phase to PoS could be prepared by the end of June. A code for the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain’s first-stage transition…

Coinbase Custody Now Supports Mainnet KIN Tokens
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Coinbase Custody Now Supports Mainnet KIN Tokens

btcethereumadmin - May 1, 2019

Coinbase Custody announced immediate support for mainnet KIN tokens. Coinbase Custody announced immediate support for the mainnet iteration of the KIN token today, April 30, 2019.  …

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Higher Staking Rewards for Upcoming ETH PoS Algorithm
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Vitalik Buterin Proposes Higher Staking Rewards for Upcoming ETH PoS Algorithm

btcethereumadmin - April 22, 2019

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin proposed a higher staking reward for the upcoming proof-of-stake algorithm implementation. Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin proposed a higher staking reward for the upcoming…

Turing Award Winner’s Blockchain Opens Test Network to Public
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Turing Award Winner’s Blockchain Opens Test Network to Public

btcethereumadmin - April 16, 2019

The test network for the Algorand blockchain platform has been made publicly accessible, the company behind the project announced Tuesday. The proof-of-stake based Alogrand was first unveiled…

Coinbase Custody Begins Staking Services With Tezos, Maker to Follow
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Coinbase Custody Begins Staking Services With Tezos, Maker to Follow

btcethereumadmin - March 29, 2019

Coinbase says increasing features will appear in its new offering, targeting Proof-of-Stake cryptocurrencies. The institutional asset custody arm of United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has launched staking…

Coinbase Leads Wall Street to Brave New World of Crypto Staking
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Coinbase Leads Wall Street to Brave New World of Crypto Staking

btcethereumadmin - March 29, 2019

The Takeaway: Coinbase Custody is offering staking services to institutional clients, starting with Tezos. Client assets will remain inside Coinbase’s fully insured cold storage at all times,…

A Blockchain to Connect All Blockchains, Cosmos Is Officially Live
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A Blockchain to Connect All Blockchains, Cosmos Is Officially Live

btcethereumadmin - March 14, 2019

Cosmos, a highly anticipated blockchain itself designed to improve the interoperability between any number of other blockchains, has officially released a live software. With the mining of its…