Category: Latest Ethereum News

World’s Fifth Largest Electric Company Using Ethereum (ETH) DApp

The world’s fifth largest electrical company has announced a partnership with Ethereum app iExec that will involve the company utilizing the decentralized application (DApp) in a project test. EDF, which operates a $33 billion market capitalization, has launched GPUSH on iExec, a visual simulator software that is now available through […]

Prysmatic Labs Launches Ethereum 2.0 Proof of Stake TestNet

Prysmatic Labs co-founder Preston Van Loon announced the launch of an Ethereum 2.0 Proof of Stake (PoS) blockchain Testnet on May 7. While the full transition for Ethereum away from its current Proof of Work algorithm to a Proof of Stake blockchain is still over a year away, the testnet […]

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Updated Staking Reward for Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin has put forth a proposal to increase the staking reward for Ethereum in the upcoming implementation of Proof of Stake (PoS). In a post to GitHub published on April 20, the Ethereum co-founder shared his opinion on the amount of ETH that should be paid out in staking […]