A solution that can considerably increase ethereum’s capacity through the utilization of starks has been launched on testnet by 0x, the decentralized exchanges (dex) protocol. Matt Taylor of 0x says: “StarkDEX is decentralized exchange infrastructure that utilizes STARKs to remove the glass ceiling on non-custodial trading and allows cryptocurrency exchanges toRead More →

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 →

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 →

Ethereum (ETH) core devs have reached a tentative consensus to implement a new proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm that would increase the efficiency of GPU-based mining on the network. The development was discussed in a meeting on Jan. 4th. During the meeting, developer Hudson Jameson noted he had heard “very little dissent” to implementingRead More →