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A Daily Show Comedian Showed Up to Roast an Ethereum Conference
That's according to Ronny Chieng, senior correspondent on the satirical news program The Daily Show, who took the stage at Ethereal Summit on Saturday with ConsenSys founder and CEO Joseph Lubin and Kavita Gupta, founding managing partner at ConsenSys Ventures.
How A South Korean Blockchain Fund Grew from $600K to $250 Million in 18 Months
Founded just 18 months ago, Korean blockchain investments fund Hashed has just reached the quarter billion dollar milestone.
Blockchain Security Takes Spotlight At NYC Innovation Summit
"At its highest level, blockchain is a trust layer."
Ex-JP Morgan Blockchain Lead Hints at Stealth Startup Vision
Since leaving her role as the blockchain lead at JP Morgan last month, Baldet has been tight-lipped on the new company she plans to launch.
ERC-20 Tokens, Explained
2.Ethereum is a decentralized network of computers with two basic functions.
U.S. Mutual Fund VP Says Blockchain Will Help 'Drive This Next Industrial Revolution'
"When you think about it from an enterprise perspective, it has the ability to replace reconciliation, which is expensive and requires back-office and time and paperwork with more instantaneous verification that will allow cost to be cut and that savings [sic] to be passed along."
Amazon & Microsoft's Move to Blockchain: Centralized Companies Into Decentralized Ecosystem
These companies are in some manner getting forced towards blockchain technology as it has become apparent that this is the future, and even though it goes against their centralized values, they simply cannot miss out.
At Ethereum Summit, A Human Face On A High-Tech Future
At an impromptu Q&A at Ethereal Summit on May 11, Consensys software engineer Ashoka Finley encouraged the audience to ask embarrassing questions they might have about cryptocurrency and the blockchain.
Zimbabwe's Central Bank Bans Financial Institutions From All Crypto Dealings
Zimbabwe's central bank has recently banned dometic financial institutions from dealing with cryptocurrencies, local media outlet NewsDay reports today, May 12.
Tokyo Whale Prepares 8,000 BTC Dump as Crypto Bloodbath Continues
One of the key drivers behind recent negative price movement is the actions of the Mt Gox bankruptcy trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi, who appears to be preparing for another massive sell-off.
First Regulated Ethereum Futures Launched In UK: How Will Futures Contracts Impact ETH Price?
UK-based cryptocurrency trading startup, Crypto Facilities, has become the first crypto platform to launch regulated Ethereum futures contracts, making a new derivatives contract available from 4 pm UK time on the 11th of May. The new Ethereum futures contracts represent another step toward the maturation of the cryptocurrency market as complex financial products such as index funds and crypto ETFs loom on the horizon.
Price Watch: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Sink Deeper in the Red
Assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash are all seriously in the red, having dropped anywhere from a few hundred dollars to over $1,000 since experiencing monthly highs last week.
IBM And NGO Global Citizen Announce Contest For Blockchain Charity Platform
American multinational technology giant IBM has partnered with Global Citizen, an NGO dedicated to alleviating poverty, to sponsor a contest for a charity donation blockchain platform, a blog announcement states May 11.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, IOTA, EOS: Price Analysis, May 11
Even if Bitcoin only reaches the lower end of the range, it will return about 125 percent from the current levels.
India: Supreme Court Denies Interim Injunction Against Reserve Bank Of India Restrictions
The Supreme Court of India declined to grant an interim injunction against the Reserve Bank of India circular banning banking services for companies dealing in cryptocurrency, according to a Twitter post by Crypto Kanoon May 11.
Irish University Study Calls For Government Action To Promote Blockchain In The Country
The authors of a study at the National University of Ireland Galway on the adoption of blockchain in Ireland, called on the government to promote the technology more broadly in the country, The Irish Times reported May 11.
Facebook May Be Planning to Launch a Native Cryptocurrency
According to a report from The Verge, Facebook is "Very serious" about launching its own native cryptocurrency.
China Gov't Will Publish Cryptocurrency Analysis Amid 'Lack Of Independent Ratings'
The Chinese government announced it will publish a monthly "Independent analysis" of cryptocurrencies and blockchain projects at a Beijing conference May 11.
Crypto Wallets, Explained
8.Forks can be used to launch new coins on hosted wallets.
Facebook 'Exploring' Making Its Own Cryptocurrency, Media Report
Facebook is reportedly "Exploring" the creation of its own cryptocurrency, news media outlet Cheddar reported May 11.
Bank Of Canada Says Blockchain Effective For Securities Settlements, Questions 'Benefits'
Canada's central bank, Toronto Stock Exchange operator TMX Group, and non-profit organization Payments Canada, completed tests showing blockchain can be used for instantaneous securities settlements, Reuters reports today, May 11.
UK-Based Crypto Trading Platform Launches "First Regulated" Ethereum Futures
Crypto Facilities, a UK-based cryptocurrency trading platform, has launched the "First regulated" futures contracts for Ethereum, the world's second largest digital currency by market capitalization, according to a press-release May 11.
Cryptocurrency Ecosystem Allows Newcomers To Copy Trades By Professionals
A new ecosystem is bringing together professional traders, cryptocurrency holders and first-time investors in the crypto market - with the platform offering "Tailor-made products" for each of them.
Bitcoin Voice Is Addressing Censorship in the Cryptosphere
CryptoSlate recently spoke to Alex Pasfield, the 14-year old developer behind Bitcoin Voice, a platform that has been built for the Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin community to vote on important issues.
Top South Korean Crypto Exchange Raided by Local Police
South Korea continues to make news in the crypto space.
IBM, Global Citizen Seek Blockchain Ideas to Transform Humanitarian Aid
IBM and Global Citizen are issuing a challenge to the world's developers: use blockchain to revolutionize how donations are made to humanitarian causes.
Most Big Cryptos Dropped this Week
The cryptocurrency markets are set to end the second week of May on a low note.
'Utility' No More? ConsenSys Pitches 'Consumer Token' Label
The Brooklyn Project - the token regulation initiative headed by ethereum startup ConsenSys - wants to dispense with the concept of "Utility tokens" in favor of what it calls "Consumer tokens."
Maximalist for Hire: Bitcoin Believer Pierre Rochard Starts Advisory Firm
Don't judge a self-proclaimed bitcoin maximalist by his trollish tweets.
The 'World's First' Crypto Beer Vending Machine Has Arrived
Announced Friday, the Palo Alto-based startup will unveil the world's first "Crypto beer vending machine" at CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 next week.