War of the Blockchains: Ethereum (ETH) Quickly Losing Market Share to Competitors

In a free and unregulated market, it is only natural that competition will emerge, and proponents of free markets believe that this competition helps to propel platforms forward, while simultaneously providing investors with multiple investment options to choose from. Ethereum, which is widely hailed as one of the most popular …

ConsenSys, AMD to Develop Ethereum-based Cloud Computing Infrastructure

Ethereum-related development firm ConsenSys has partnered with US-based multinational computer chip manufacturer AMD to develop a blockchain-based cloud computing infrastructure. Announced on Friday, the W3BCLOUD computing architecture will be developed through a collaborative effort involving ConsenSys, AMD, and United Arab Emirates-based investment company Halo Holdings. W3BCLOUD will be used to …

Google Makes Ethereum Dataset Publicly Available in BigQuery

Internet giant Google has now made ethereum dataset publicly available to its big data analytics platform BigQuery, after adding Bitcoin dataset earlier this year. Google BigQuery is a cloud-based web service for processing very large read-only data sets. The company said that all historical data, including daily updates, will be …

Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies

With so many digital coin options out there, it can be difficult for investors to know how to navigate the cryptocurrency universe. Ran Neu-Ner, founder of Onchain Capital and host of CNBC Africa’s “Crypto Trader,” offered a few tips to “Fast Money” traders on Thursday. Here are some of his …

NASA Researches Ethereum Blockchain Tech for Deep Space Exploration

A research project funded and co-run by NASA is looking to leverage the Ethereum blockchain’s smart contracts technology to automate spacecraft maneuvering while avoiding space debris. In developments that could potentially have significant implications for deep space probes, NASA is putting resources behind a research project that fundamentally envisions the …