Ethereum Foundation Partners with Russian Development Bank

Announcements, Blockchain, Education, Group, Investing, News | August 31, 2017 By:

Ethereum Foundation, the non-profit dedicated to supporting development of the ethereum protocol, has teamed with Russian state-owned development bank Vnesheconombank (VEB) to support VEB’s new blockchain research center.

The agreement was signed by Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin and Vnesheconombank Chairman Sergey Gorkov.


Details on Ethereum Upgrade ‘Metropolis’ Released

Announcements, Blockchain, FinTech, Innovation, News | August 21, 2017 By:

Details on upgrades to the ethereum blockchain via a hard fork known as Metropolis have been released by developers from the Ethereum Foundation. The adaptations will be instituted in late September and will purportedly bolster security, anonymity, and make for easier programming.

The goal of the changes will be to provide greater flexibility to smart contract developers,