EtherWorld's weekly: June 3, 2018

EtherWorld's weekly: June 3, 2018

(Blockchain eNewspaper)


World news

  • Microsoft is reportedly talking about buying GitHub, a platform for software developers last valued at $2 billion
  • Former Reuters Risk Exec Joins Crypto Compliance Startup
  • The latest version of Netflix's Cloud Gateway, Zuul 2 is now open source and available for general use.
  • GMO Internet Launches “CryptoChips byGMO” That Enables Distribution of Bitcoin as Remuneration Within the Game Application in August 2018
  • Alibaba-Founded Insurtech Firm Promotes Blockchain Use in Healthcare Industry
  • Crypto Millionaire Matthew Mellon Dies Leaving More than $500 Million Lost
  • 11 CEOs and founders on whether cryptocurrencies will be mainstream in 2019 - CNBC

Ethereum News

Other Blockchain News


Developer's Update

Good Reads on Blockchain

Print, Video, Podcast & Interviews

  • Token Summit videos
  • ETHPrize - (84) Ethereum project developer's interviews compiled
  • What’s new on the block: an interview with Ethereum’s Nick Johnson
  • The Brave Cookie Monster - Brendan Eich
  • Bitcoin Pizza Guy: Laszlo Hanyecz on Why Bitcoin is Still the Only Flavor of Crypto for Him
  • Zeppelin and a chat about upgradability - Facu Spagnuolo and Demian Brener


New Projects

  • Bifrost - ConsenSys, Maker, and Dether teamed up to build project Bifrost, a system that expedites and reduces the cost of delivering of cash on the ground in crisis areas.
  • Betoken - A decentralized crypto hedge fund powered by Kyber Network
  • Blockpass - Identity for a Connected World
  • EatBCH- A peer-to-peer electronic cash-to-food system.

Project updates and Press Release

  • EOS Mainnet Launch: The Order of Events. After a year-long ICO, the wait is finally over for EOS and eosDAC ERC20 token holders, as all users need to register their respective Ethereum addresses with EOS public addresses.
    • All You Need to Know About EOS Mainnet Launch (steemit).
    • EOS Mainnet Launch Update (Reddit)
  • OmiseGO Holiday Special AMA. Official Question Thread for OmiseGO AMA #1.
  • ZeppelinOS is live.
  • Truebit VM Spec
  • Status Alpha version 0.9.19 has released.
  • MaidSafe PARSEC (Protocol for Asynchronous, Reliable, Secure and Efficient Consensus) has been built to power the SAFE Network.
  • KyberGo by Kyber Network
  • Enuma Technologies - Sprites State Channels
  • Zymbit and Oaken Innovations announce a product development partnership to deliver trusted IoT solutions for Ethereum Virtual Machine compatible blockchain software.
  • iExec Releases the First-Ever Blockchain Marketplace for Trading Cloud Computing


Out of the league

  • Subreddit for Crypto related art - CryptoArt
  • Petition to change upvote/downvote Reddit

Mining and Trading

  • Bittrex Gets Bank Agreement to Help You Buy Bitcoin With Dollars
  • Binance Reveals Plan for $1 Billion Blockchain Startup Fund

Hackathon, Events & Developer programs


  • IDMoney Pre-sale ending on June 30, 2018.
  • Etherisc - DIP Token Generating Event Will Start on 25 June 2018

EtherWorld's Weekly Archives


Disclaimer: This is not an investment advice and should NOT be viewed as project endorsement by EtherWorld. Readers are suggested to do their research before investing into any project.

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