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“The least evil.” That’s how one ethereum user described the latest effort to recover $264 million in cryptocurrency lost due to a code fault in a popular ethereum wallet. But while the recovery efforts that have proliferated since the November incident have been so far shunned, a new effort, now documented in code, aims for a …

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It turns out, Vitalik wasn’t exactly joking. Sure, that might be what most people thought when ethereum’s creator published a controversial proposal on April Fool’s Day, but the post has prompted a very real, very serious conversation about whether the underlying economics of the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency should be altered. In fact, in the weeks since …

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Vitalik Buterin has penned a new proposal that could lay the groundwork for resolving one of the ethereum network’s biggest outstanding questions – whether a limit on the amount of ether that could be created would ever be set. In a new ethereum improvement proposal (EIP) authored April 1, the cryptocurrency’s creator issued his latest …

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The price of ether, the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network, fell below $400 on Thursday for the first time since November. Ether hit a low of $387.85, according to CoinDesk data, and as of press time is trading at roughly $393. On GDAX, the cryptocurrency exchange operated by startup Coinbase, ETH is trading at around …

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Thursday’s market developments highlight the continued crunch in the crypto markets, which has solidified in the months since many crypto-assets soared to all-time highs. Indeed, during the first week of January, the overall market capitalization of the cryptocurrency market exceeded $800 billion – as of today, that figure has dropped to roughly $275 billion, according …

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Ether, the native cryptocurrency of the ethereum network, has fallen to one-month lows below $800 and looks set to extend losses further. As of writing, the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is trading at $787 – down just over 5 percent in the last 24 hours. Prices fell to $779 earlier today, which is …

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Ethereum is once again at a familiar crossroads. As the price of its cryptocurrency ether has soared (and then corrected) in 2018, one thing has remained constant – users continue to lose money due to hacks, faulty code and human error. It’s an issue that in the past has split the platform into rivaling forces …

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The total value of all publicly traded cryptocurrencies hit a combined $366 billion today, the lowest figure observed for the market since Dec. 4, data from CoinMarketCap reveals. The more than 60-day low, however, can also be read more bearishly, as it represents a 50 percent drop from the market’s all-time high above $830 billion …

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The price of ether, the native token of the ethereum platform, is bucking the bearish trend seen in top 10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization. As per data source OnChainFX, ether (ETH) has appreciated by 7.44 percent in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, bitcoin, litecoin, stellar lumens and dash are down at least 3 percent each. …

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Days after hitting $900, ethereum’s native ether token, ether, has topped $1,000 for the first time in its history. After spending two days mostly below its previous high of $900, ether went on a rally Wednesday, and hit its latest milestone of $1,000 early Thursday morning, according to data from CoinDesk’s Ethereum Price Chart (EPI). …

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The price of ether, the native token of the ethereum platform, has hit a new all-time high over $970 and is eyeing the $1,000 mark. As of writing, ether (ETH) is trading at a record $978. The world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization has appreciated by 11 percent in the last 24 hours, according to data …

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Is bitcoin losing it? While the cryptocurrency market embraces the new year with a major recovery, setting a new all-time-high record at $667 billion, data shows the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap may not be counted as a major contributor. According to data site CoinMarketCap, the entire cryptocurrency market has recovered gradually over the …

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The native token of the ethereum platform, ether, has started the new year with a bang, hitting an all-time high of over $900 this morning. Having traded more or less sideways for the last week, prices for the third largest cryptocurrency by market valuation started to climb around midnight (UTC), and topped out at the …

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For ether, the cryptocurrency that powers the ethereum network, 2016 was defined in part by the creation and subsequent collapse of The DAO, the blockchain-based investment vehicle that raised more than $150 million at then-current prices. Yet as 2017 comes to a close, the cryptocurrency is closing the books on a banner year for its …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. A 35-year-old man has been indicted for orchestrating a kidnapping, armed robbery, and the theft of more than $1.8 million in ether. Manhattan district attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., announced earlier this week that he had indicted Louis Meza in a New …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Ethereum price has surpassed $752 for the first time in history, recording a staggering 20 percent increase in value over the past 24 hours, led by the US market. Throughout the past few days, the US market accounted for nearly 25 …

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The New York County District Attorney’s Office has filed armed robbery and kidnapping charges against a man alleged to have been involved in the theft of more than $1.8 million worth of ether, the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network. Louis Meza, the DA’s office said yesterday, is being charged with grand larceny, kidnapping, robbery and …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Parity Technologies, having suffered a multi-signature wallet bug that froze hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of Ether, noted ongoing issues with Ethereum in a recent blog suggesting a course of action to rescue the funds. From its very beginning, users of …

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Digital currency startup Coinbase says it has paused trading for litecoin and ethereum, a move that comes amid a period of heightened price action around both cryptocurrencies. According to a message posted to its mobile app, “litecoin and ethereum buys and sells are temporarily disabled. We apologize for any inconvenience.” The message links to Coinbase’s status page, …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Ethereum price has surged by more than 32 percent over the past 24 hours, achieving a new all-time high at $635 and a daily trading volume of nearly $5 billion. Last week, CCN reported that the US has become the largest …

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