Blockchain Is Not Applicable In Every Industry, Says Ethereum Co-Creator Vitalik Buterin

Blockchain, News | November 27, 2018 By:

Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin said that the misapplication of blockchain technology by companies looking to capitalize on the recent hype ultimately leads to “wasted time.”

In an interview with Quartz at the Devcon4 blockchain conference, Buterin said that while there’s plenty of companies that try to establish higher standards by implementing blockchain,

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Ethereum Founder And OmiseGO Donate $1M USD In Crypto To Charity For Refugees

Announcements, News | March 30, 2018 By:

East Africa-based charity GiveDirectly has revealed that it has received a $1 million donation in OMG tokens from decentralized payment network OmiseGo and Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin, who also serves as an advisor for OmiseGO.

Founded in 2009, GiveDirectly is a nonprofit organization operating in East Africa that helps families living in extreme poverty by making unconditional cash transfers.

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