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Less Than 1% of EOS Addresses Hold 86% of the Tokens
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Less Than 1% of EOS Addresses Hold 86% of the Tokens

The year-long EOS initial coin offering (ICO) wrapped up last week, and after raising approximately $4 billion Block.one fulfilled its promise to release EOSIO 1.0, the first (and Block.one’s only) version of the EOS mainnet software. Since Block.one will n...
Zcoin Introduces Merkle Tree Proof to Prevent ASIC Mining
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Zcoin Introduces Merkle Tree Proof to Prevent ASIC Mining

On May 30 the Zcoin team announced it was introducing a working version of the Merkle Tree Proof (MTP) algorithm to help prevent miners using ASIC equipment to mine the coin. With this move, the team wants to reassure its community that there are they are also...
The Word “Ethereum” Has Been Googled More Than 110 Million Times
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The Word “Ethereum” Has Been Googled More Than 110 Million Times

Given the impact Ethereum has had on blockchain development since its founding in 2015, it’s hard to imagine what blockchain and cryptocurrency would be like today without it. “Ethereum” Has Appeared in 110 Million Google Searches ConsenSys, a blockchain v...
Eccentric ICO Promoter John McAfee Says He’s Releasing a Physical Cryptocurrency
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Eccentric ICO Promoter John McAfee Says He’s Releasing a Physical Cryptocurrency

Eccentric cybersecurity pioneer and initial coin offering (ICO) promoter John McAfee says that he is releasing a physical cryptocurrency called the “McAfee Redemption Unit” (MRU). The currency, announced on Twitter and confirmed by McAfee in a subsequent in...
Bitmain Allegedly Sold ASIC Miners Caked With Dust
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Bitmain Allegedly Sold ASIC Miners Caked With Dust

Zooko Wilcox, the founder and CEO of Zerocoin Electric Coin Company, a company that develops privacy-focused cryptocurrency Zcash, has revealed that Chinese miners have alleged that Bitmain, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency mining equipment manufacturer, of ...
500-year-old Forest Protected by Native Americans Accepts Litecoin Donations
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500-year-old Forest Protected by Native Americans Accepts Litecoin Donations

According to a Reddit thread, NDPonics, a non-government organization located in West-central Virginia is currently accepting “decentralized currency donations” to build sovereignty among tribal land conservation, renewable energy installation, energy efficien...
EOS Denies Protocol Bugs Will Delay Mainnet Launch
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EOS Denies Protocol Bugs Will Delay Mainnet Launch

The development team behind EOS said that the recent discovery of what have been described as “epic vulnerabilities” in the blockchain project’s source code will not prevent developers from shipping the software on time. Writing on Twitter, the EOS develope...
Ethereum Classic Defuses “Difficulty Bomb” in Hard Fork
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Ethereum Classic Defuses “Difficulty Bomb” in Hard Fork

Ethereum Classic has announced the success of defusing the “difficulty bomb” that was found in the network code which was set to render mining unprofitable. Ethereum Classic forked from Ethereum in 2016 over a disagreement surrounding the loss of funds foll...
EOS Still Patching ‘Epic Vulnerabilities’ Just Days Ahead of Launch
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EOS Still Patching ‘Epic Vulnerabilities’ Just Days Ahead of Launch

Highly-anticipated blockchain project EOS is just days away from its scheduled production release, but its development team is still patching what security researchers have described as “epic vulnerabilities” present in its codebase. China-based cybersecuri...
Porn Star Stormy Daniels Now Accepts Vice Industry Token on Official Website
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Porn Star Stormy Daniels Now Accepts Vice Industry Token on Official Website

The Vice Industry Token (VIT) Network will include twenty adult sites as part of a partnership with Darkreach Communications, including one that features the work of alleged Trump mistress Stormy Daniels. Vice Token CEO Stewart Duncan said: “Stormy Danie...