Shrimp, Frogs, and Drugs Are Clogging the Ethereum Blockchain

Move over Cryptokitties. The ethereum network has a new batch of games to blame for rising gas fees. Over the past week, the viral success of dapps such as Ether Shrimp Farm, Ether Cartel, and Pepe Farm has congested the… Continue Reading

Blockstack Launches Decentralized Applications Store

The project that’s building a network for decentralized applications layer for the internet, Blockstack, has announced the launch of a new universal Dapp (decentralized application) store called App.co. The aggregated list of roughly 138 ecosystem-wide applications that offer utility by… Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency Regulation, Adoption, and Technology Discussed at CoinFestUK

When cryptocurrency innovators come together, new ideas are created; solutions to challenges are found, and investors are given the motivation to possibly invest more into the space. Regardless of whether someone is a newbie or veteran, it is events such… Continue Reading

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Snatching Blockchain, Tracking Bitcoin

No one likes missing the train. Of course, jumping on the wrong one is sure to delay the arrival even more. In today’s Bitcoin in Brief, we cover the latest attempts by big corporations to stay close to the crypto… Continue Reading

CryptoKitties Raises US$12M Series A From Top Investors As It Spins Out Into Separate Company

CryptoKitties, the viral Ethereum-based virtual game, has raised US$12 million from a roster of prominent investors as it’s being spun out as a new company, breaking away from Canadian venture-studio Axiom Zen. Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures led the… Continue Reading

PR: Unicorn Go Ltd. and ITO Center Create the UnicornGO Collection Game

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or… Continue Reading

People Are Paying Thousands of Dollars for Crypto Celebrities on the Blockchain

News Anything can be placed on the blockchain with a little ingenuity – even Hollywood celebrities. Cryptocelebrities is this week’s Cryptokitties, a smart contract-based trading game which profits from digital scarcity. Only one copy of each celebrity… Continue Reading

New Blockchain Game Lets You Buy And Sell “Celebs Smart Contracts”

CryptoCelebrities is the latest blockchain-based virtual game surfing on the “cryptocollectible” craze. The new game saw nearly one million dollars worth of ether transacted in the first 24 hours since its launch, according to an email written by one of… Continue Reading

Everyone’s Talking About Blockchains But Hardly Anyone’s Using Them

Technology We live in an era in which everything is on the blockchain and there’s a blockchain for everything. From bananas to sex, there’s a token for that and a blockchain to match. There are now over… Continue Reading

As Ethereum Surpasses $100 Billion, Can Powerful Decentralized Applications Justify its Market Cap?

Ethereum, the smart contracts protocol that supports decentralized applications, has surpassed $100 billion in market valuation for the first time in its two-year history. Over the past three months, Ethereum has seen the emergence of some of the most popular… Continue Reading