28 Feb '17, 4pm

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Ethereum receives welcome support from the mainstream press as Bloomberg calls it “the hottest new platform in the world of cryptocurrencies and Blockchains.” The comments come as part of a piece setting out the next move for “Bitcoin’s top rival,” which include removing mining to allow the network to scale and meet possible demand from global corporations. “If Ethereum is going to take advantage of the potential that companies like JPMorgan, Microsoft and IBM see in its underlying transaction technology, the Blockchain, as the potential backbone that could reshape modern business and finance, it needs to gain wide adoption to become something of a de facto standard,” Bloomberg writes. Removing mining comes in tandem with its replacement, a proof-of-stake solution known as Casper , which has been in development since 2014. With Casper, Ethereum “will be more usable, more s...

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