by bitcoinist 04/02/2019
An analysis of irregularities discovered in the Augur decentralized prediction market platform has identified a number of design flaws. Namely, it identified a potential attack vector based on discrepancies between a market’s expiry date and its outcome date. How A Prediction Market Works A prediction market would seem an ideal use-case for blockchain, harnessing the trustless nature and lack of centralized control. Augur uses the Ethereum blockchain, and allows an individual to create a prediction
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Ethereum core developers are discussing the possibility of executing more frequent hard forks as the software aims to offer new features.
It’s one heck of a time to own Ethereum Classic (ETC), isn’t it? The currency is now booming in price after suffering a 51 percent attack three months ago in January. Ethereum Classic: The “Forgotten” Crypto? The currency is presently up by more than 35 percent and is trading for over ten dollars. Some analysts...
Will Tron and Ethereum potentially work together? Ethereum and Tron: Joining Hands for Crypto’s Betterment According to Tron CEO Justin Sun, this may be the company’s latest plan. In a recent interview, Sun discussed the prospects of USDT-Tron – stable coin Tether’s integration into the Tron network – which was launched yesterday on April 9....