Ethereum Basics: A Starter Guide for Entrepreneurs and Investors

Ethereum Basics: A Starter Guide for Entrepreneurs and Investors

If you are familiar with the terms “Bitcoin” or “blockchain,” you’ve probably heard of Ethereum, as it has been one of the most widely covered projects in the media. This primer will provide a basic understanding of its viability and future prospects. What Is Ethereum...
Has Gas for Ethereum Applications Become Too Expensive?

Has Gas for Ethereum Applications Become Too Expensive?

In May of 2016, exactly one year ago, Ethereum’s token ether was valued at around $10. That meant freelancers on the Ethereum-based job market platform Ethlance had to pay a little more than $1 or 10 percent of the ETH price, to set up smart contracts for their...
A Chat With Qtum Team Leader, Patrick Dai

A Chat With Qtum Team Leader, Patrick Dai

Qtum is a new project which can be described as a hybrid of Bitcoin and Ethereum with a focus on mobile and business applications. Qtum puts the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) on top of the Bitcoin UTXO model and joins the two with something called an Account...