Vitalik Buterin Proposes Minimal Mixer to Make ETH Transactions More Private

The ethereum blockchain founder notes that a group of users can start implementing his design today.

BlockFi Slashing ETH Interest Rates, Slightly Raising Rates for BTC

BlockFi said that the changes are based on how the borrowing and lending markets for bitcoin and ether have become vibrant and stagnant, respectively.

Bosch Reportedly Running Prototype Trials on Ethereum

Possible use cases include autonomous transactions between vehicles and electric car charging ports.

Ethereum Foundation Sets Aside $19M for ‘Building the Ethereum of Tomorrow’

The Foundation stated that $19 million has been set aside over the next 12 months for “building the ethereum of tomorrow.”

Ethereum-Based SprinkleXchange to List First Company in June

Ethereum-based stock exchange SprinkleXchange is purportedly listing its first company in June.

Chainlink Mainnet to Launch on Ethereum on May 30

The decentralized oracle provider is to go live on the Ethereum mainnet at the end of May.

Chainalysis: Third of All Ether Owned by Only 376 Whales

New research indicates that a third of all ether is owned by just 376 whales.

Tether, Bitfinex Seek Access to Funds Restricted By NYOAG

Bitfinex claims that the NYOAG has neither the legal basis nor the authority to probe its business.

Ethereum Project MolochDAO Gets Donation from Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Lubin

An ethereum funding initiative from the CEO of SpankChain is receiving a major funding boost from two of the biggest names in the cryptocurrency industry.

Ethereum Foundation Plans to Spend $30M on Ecosystem Development

The Ethereum Foundation has set aside a $30 million budget on ecosystem development for the next 12 months.

Fluidity Bringing Ethereum-Powered Mortgages this Summer to CA, NY

The company’s Ethereum-backed mortgage service will reportedly offer cheaper rates than banks.

CryptoKitty Developers Launch New Ethereum Smart Wallet

Dapper Labs has launched a new Ethereum “smart wallet” dubbed Dapper, which is aimed at making crypto and crypto collectibles easier to use.

ConsenSys Ventures Head Kavita Gupta Steps Down

Kavita Gupta recently announced that she is leaving ConsenSys Ventures.

NYAG Calls for Release of Bitfinex-Tether Deal Documents

This filing is the latest move in the ongoing legal drama surrounding the NYAG and Bitfinex.

Code for Ethereum 2.0’s PoS Algorithm to be Finalized Soon

Ethereum’s highly anticipated proof-of-stake (PoS) algorithm, Casper, is getting closer to full implementation, with the algorithm’s code set to be finalized next month.