Tag Archives: Test

Vitalik Buterin: Network Speed under Test Conditions is Misleading

Transactions are piling up on the Ethereum network, and some projects are boasting much higher transaction speeds. But according to Ethereum’s creator, those speed tests under ideal conditions are misleading.  Even if a node can process hundreds or thousands of tx/sec in a closed simulation, that does not imply that it can support a […]

NVIDIA Titan V Ethereum Mining Blows Past 82MH/s While Overclocked On Our Test Bench

Early yesterday morning, we brought you news of a YouTuber that managed to get his hands on one of the first NVIDIA TITAN V graphics cards that was shipped to well-heeled customers. BitsBeTrippin’ slapped the chest thumpin’ Volta-based GPU into an AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X system, cranking out 70 MH/s at stock speeds and 77 […]

The Morning Download: Ethereum Blockchain Faces Test as CryptoKitties Go Viral – CIO Journal.

Sign up here for The Morning Download, and get the most important news in business technology emailed to you each weekday morning. Good morning. The rise of cryptocurrencies was tested Thursday as the blockchain-based Ethereum network continued to be overrun by a surge in the trading of virtual kittens. The network experienced a slowdown in […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Facing Crucial Test

Key Highlights ETH price started a recovery from the $390 swing low against the US Dollar, but is facing many hurdles. There is a short-term bearish trend line forming with resistance near $430 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair might struggle to break the $430 and $458 resistance levels […]

Ethereum Storage Network Swarm Enters Next Test Phase

Swarm, the decentralized storage branch of the ethereum network, has advanced to is third proof-of-concept stage. Speaking to CoinDesk at Devcon3, swarm lead developer Victor Tron revealed today that the proof-of-concept is now fully compatible with the ethereum client, Geth, and Whisper, the project’s messaging protocol, bringing ethereum one step closer to its “holy trinity” […]

Ethereum Classic Price Technical Analysis – ETC/USD to Test $11.00

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price is back in the bearish zone below $12.00 against the US Dollar. The ETC/USD pair is about to break a contracting triangle support at $11.50 on the hourly chart (Data feed via Kraken). The pair might continue to decline and could even test the $11.10-11.00 area. Ethereum classic price is […]

Malta’s Government May Test Cryptocurrency in Regulatory ‘Sandbox’

The government of Malta may soon begin a trial designed to determine how a cryptocurrency might affect its domestic economy. According to a report by the Times of Malta, sources said the concept being explored is the introduction of a cryptocurrency within a “controlled framework,” which would enable regulators to test possible controls and legislation for […]

Does Bitcoin Meet the Test for Being Money?

Investor pro Doug Casey, founder of Casey Research, has changed his perspective on what Bitcoin is and is not. Previously, Casey held a mixed view of cryptocurrencies, doubting if they had the basic principles that make a currency. However, after further research and consideration, Casey has affirmed his view that Bitcoin is, indeed, money. This evaluation […]

Origin To Test Ethereum-Backed P2P Energy Trading In Australia With Power Ledger

News application A test of Ethereum-based technology to underpin a marketplace trial for peer-to-peer energy trading will go live in Australia this October. On September 21, 2017, one of Australia’s largest energy retailers, Origin, will trial a platform built by Ethereum-based peer-to-peer (P2P) energy trading company, Power Ledger, as a test market for buying and […]

Ethereum Price Going for the $300 test – Daily Analysis Upward Prediction

Ethereum price took two major attempts to overcome the $250 mark first against the US Dollar. The pair is aiming for the $300 mark after increasing past $280. Ethereum Price Against US Dollar – ETH/USD Hurdle with Resistance As mentioned in the previous daily Etherum analysis, the price will be attempting maybe twice or three […]

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