In this activity, you will use Link to create your own custom ERC-20 token on Ethereum in just minutes! For details on the ERC-20 standard, see https://theethereum.wiki/w/index.php/ERC20_Token_Standard While this post will walk you through deploying your custom token on the Ethereum testnet called Ropsten, the same process applies to deployingRead More →

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Facebook’s long-rumored stablecoin will be at the center of a brand new payments network, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. Project Libra, as the blockchain initiative is called internally, will reportedly involve a stablecoin backed by government currency. A source close to the situation confirmed to CBNN aspects of The Journal’sRead More →

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As many of you know, several million Ether were stolen from The DAO in 2016, precipitating an Ethereum fork to restore users’ funds. Some then-members of the Ethereum community opposed the fork, citing immutability and the concept that “code is law.” Various dissidents ultimately rejected the change and established Ethereum Classic (it’sRead More →

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“The Ethereum network could function just fine even if Ether was worth $10.” The above statement is something we see discussed regularly throughout the cryptocurrency community. It’s not based on fact, assumes that the only function of Ether is to pay network transaction fees (gas), and is misleading for aRead More →