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Ten Years Later: Here’s What Vitalik Thinks Blockchain is Good For (and What it’s Not)

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin published a blog post on Monday reviewing the development of various blockchain use-cases over the past several years.  With years of experimentation now behind the ecosystem, the developer has narrowed down a list of applications that he personally finds most worthy of attention in crypto. Money: The Most Important App Buterin began by highlighting what he sees as the most important – and first – application of blockchain: creating new...

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Buterin: It’s Not the Time for a Crypto ETF

Vitalik Buterin – the man behind Ethereum, the world’s second largest digital currency by market cap and the number one competitor to BTC – has announced that he doesn’t think right now is the best time for a crypto-based ETF (exchange-traded fund). Vitalik Buterin: It’s Not the Time for a Crypto ETF To be fair, such a product already exists. It was introduced by Pro Shares during autumn of last year, and it stirred heavy controversy by being based on futures technology rather than actual...

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Vitalik Buterin Shares Thoughts About Sam Bankman-Fried Following FTX Fallout

The co-founder of Ethereum has shared some thoughts on the FTX fallout and, more precisely, on the reaction toward the former CEO – Sam Bankman-Fried. It appears that the cryptocurrency community is unanimous in its stance against the action of Sam Bankman-Fried, the former CEO of FTX. The overwhelming majority of reactions are entirely negative, with many calling for prison time and the most severe regulatory punishments. Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, has also...

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Vitalik Buterin Calls Elon Musk ‘Very High Variance Actor’ on Twitter Takeover

It has been a week since Elon Musk took ownership of Twitter, and he has wasted no time shaking up the struggling social media firm. The subsequent cataclysmic layoffs have left many baffled. Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, for one, believes the Tesla chief can make Twitter “really great” or “really terrible.” The latter scenario would open up new “opportunities for other people to do something great.” He added that Twitter might end up somewhere in the middle of those...

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Opinion: The NFT Market Is Dying, but Are We Really That Surprised?

News has come about that the non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace has experienced a huge lapse in trading. So much, in fact, that it’s down roughly 97 percent from its all-time high recorded in January of this year. That means in just under ten months, the world of non-fungible tokens has practically become non-existent. The NFT Space Is Burning This cannot simply be attributed to the general collapse of the crypto market. It’s one thing to say BTC and ETH are suffering,...

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Vitalik Buterin Proposes Ways to Mitigate ETH Censorship

Long before the Ethereum network’s transition to Proof-of-Stake (PoS), censorship concerns have been a bone of contention. To mitigate these risks, Vitalik Buterin has proposed “partial block auctions.” In the latest blog post, the Ethereum co-founder suggested that builders should have a more limited amount of power to prevent ETH censorship post Merge. Instead of letting them have full rein to construct the entire block if they win an auction, builders would have a more...

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