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Jim Manning lives in Los Angeles and has been writing for websites for over five years, with a particular interest in tech and science. His interest in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency stems from his belief that it is the way of the future. Jim is a guest writer for ETHNews. His views and opinions do not necessarily constitute the views and opinions of ETHNews.
Nov 22nd, 2016
LO3 Energy has teamed up with Siemens to make the blockchain-based buying and selling of energy in microgrids even easier.
Nov 21st, 2016
The Ethereum Foundation has reset the testnet. Formerly Morden, the new testnet is called Ropsten.
Nov 19th, 2016
Securitization is the financial practice of pooling contractual debts, such as mortgages or auto loans. These grouped assets are then able to be sold to investors. Blockchain technology could streamline and secure this sector of finance.
Nov 19th, 2016
The Ethereum Foundation released a blog post detailing specifics, and answering questions, regarding their hard fork No. 4: Spurious Dragon.
Nov 18th, 2016
Charity DAO is looking to create a decentralized autonomous organization on Ethereum. They want to allow charitable donations to be controlled by donors, and dispersed in a highly transparent manner.
Nov 17th, 2016
Nodio has created a blockchain-based router that allows a user to remain anonymous while connected to the internet. They plan to integrate Ethereum's blockchain to make use of smart contract technology.
Nov 15th, 2016
The Ethereum Foundation finally announced a block number for Spurious Dragon, their fourth hard fork.
Nov 15th, 2016
Financial service provider Melonport has teamed up with multi-blockchain unifier Polkadot to create Melon, a Dapp that will enable easy management of digital asset portfolios.
Nov 14th, 2016
Utility companies around the world are preparing for disruptive technologies by researching, and investing in, digital grid.
Making digital currency interact with the real world is a bit of a problem. One company stepped up to that challenge by engraving wallet addresses onto metal jewelry.
Financial innovation firm R3 is seeking to use blockchain technology to streamline identification processes in regards to Know Your Customer registries. They've created a proof-of-concept for a system where an individual manages their own ID on a distributed public ledger.
Digital currencies allow for the possibility of micropayments, in small fractions of a cent. This makes it possible to monetize most online interactions.
Nov 7th, 2016
Congressman Tony Cárdenas (D-California) sat down with Berns Weiss LLP to discuss the purpose of House Resolution 835 (H.Res. 835), which regards virtual currency and blockchain technology.
The Luxembourg Stock Exchange is using Ethereum to add an extra layer of security to their official documents. They can now store a document's digital signature in the blockchain.
The Raiden Network is a project that would allow for lightning-fast transaction in Ethereum. It would achieve this by operating mostly off the blockchain.
Vitalik Buterin was debating including a contract code size limit in Ethereum's second hard fork. So he reached out to Reddit.
Nov 3rd, 2016
Through their Azure cloud computing service, Microsoft has released a project that enables companies to easily create private, Ethereum-based blockchain networks.