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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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An application pretending to be DApp MetaMask contained malware that aimed to steal coins by replacing wallet addresses. Decentralized application (DApp) MetaMask is facing new problems from cryptocurrency scammers after malware impersonating the tool appeared on Google Play, cybersecurity company Eset reported Feb. 9. The malware, which replaces computer clipboard info in an attempt to stealRead More →

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Ontology has come up with an inventive program to promote dApp development on its blockchain. Beginning this April, Ontology will offer developers a rebate on transaction fees plus a number of other incentives. Although this is technically just a one-year trial, the offerings are ambitious, and the plan could give the Ontology blockchainRead More →

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Ethereans are going crazy over free money in the form of ERC20-ed Reddit karma points that has turned ethtrader into a donuts trader. In collaboration with reddit admins, ethtrader is piloting an experiment …of sorts whereby accounts are given points based on how much they contribute to the subreddit. SomeRead More →