Vitalik Buterin is No Longer a Billionaire, According to Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum, announced that he is no longer a billionaire. The current bear market has reduced the value of its portfolio from around $ 1.4 billion to less than $600 million. Sponsored Sponsored Buterin’s post was in response to a tweet in which he praised Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos for direct … Read more

Ethereum’s on-chain metrics are troubled but ETH can go up high only if…

The crypto market has had quite a rough ride of late. The king altcoin Ethereum in the last 24 hours tanked by 3.54%. It followed BTC’s movement closely as ETH’s correlation to the king coin stood at 0.91. The last 24 hours have been crucial for Ethereum as the bears gained momentum. On 20 May, … Read more

Vitalik Buterin Explains What to Expect After The Merge This Summer Ahead of PoS Upgrade

At the ETH Shanghai Web 3.0 Developer Summit on Thursday, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin confirmed that the merge will likely occur this summer, despite being pushed ahead several times in the past. Sponsored Sponsored After working on the proof-of-stake transition for around seven years, Buterin finally remarked that the Merge is ‘very close to happening’ at this … Read more

Between ‘The Path to the Merge’ and ETH ‘gas fees’- Here’s the latest

Tim Beiko, an ETH core developer, in a blog post, elaborated on the much-awaited ‘The Merge’ which is supposed to happen in late 2022. He said the transitioning of ‘Ethereum to proof-of-stake is now clearly insight.’  At last, it seems that ‘The Merge’ will finally be released as we approach the end of 2022. After … Read more

Bitcoin, Ethereum and finding the middle ground with maximalism

On the latest episode of the Bankless podcast, Vitalik Buterin expanded on his blog article, “In Defense of Bitcoin maximalism.” In fact, he also touched upon why he thinks maximalism is good, a counter-argument of why the concept should be ridiculed, and what lies between the two ends of the maximalism rope. Addressing the question … Read more

Over $100M in Ethereum Positions Liquidated in the Past 24 Hours

Liquidations in the crypto market have shot up in the past 24 hours, as Ethereum has seen over $100 million lost by traders. The market appears on the brink of a bull run as prices have spiked in the last week. Sponsored Sponsored Liquidations in both ethereum and bitcoin have grown considerably in the past … Read more

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum was not Made for Bored Apes

Vitalik Buterin: Referencing the Bored Apes Yacht Club (BAYC) collection, without actually saying its name, the ‘Prince of Crypto’ snipped about the most famous NFT collection in the world. He said that selling ape-related assets for millions of dollars should not be the focus of Ethereum (ETH). Sponsored Sponsored The Russian-Canadian developer is the main … Read more

Vitalik Buterin Doesn’t Want ‘Gambley Stuff’ to Price out ‘Cool Stuff.’ So Will Ethereum Make the Cut?

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has warned crypto developers must focus on the long-term value-add of projects rather than short-term profitability.  Sponsored Sponsored He also expressed concern at the public perception of crypto, the dangers to the naive investor, increasing transaction fees, and the flaunting of wealth, all of which impact negatively on the project.  Sponsored … Read more

Is Ethereum ‘still in a good phase’ if not everything goes as planned

Ever since the Ethereum network had launched its Beacon Chain for staking in December 2020, enthusiasts have waited for the day that the chain will finally be merged with Ethereum’s mainnet, giving way for the Proof of Stake consensus to be the only mechanism through which new ETH is created. While unfortunately, a specific date … Read more

Vitalik Buterin introduces ‘shared security zone;’ reveals riskiest blockchain-asset combos

There are a lot of “what if” questions in crypto, and the 51% attack is a favorite one to revisit. Now, Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin has published his latest take on the matter, as he takes a look at the security of smaller chains. Size isn’t everything In a Reddit thread, Buterin introduced the concept … Read more