For a fistfull of Ethers – Setting-up a Mining Rig

The full power of the Ethereum public network comes from the high number of nodes running the blockchain and the hashing power securing it. Ethereum allows users to write and execute codes on the blockchain that are commonly called smart-contracts. The resilience and immutability of the smart-contracts come at the price of “real” ethers to … More For a fistfull of Ethers – Setting-up a Mining Rig

Going public but staying permissioned – Hands on EcRecover

When discussing blockchain technology for business you typically face a recurring dilemma. It is not about choosing between Bitcoin or Ethereum they are two households, both alike in dignity but rather about public versus private or permissioned blockchains. The efficiency of a blockchain application improves as the number of peers in the network and the diversity among … More Going public but staying permissioned – Hands on EcRecover

Forking to update – Diary of the last 3 months on Ethereum (Part 1)

Ethereum is a blockchain designed to act as a decentralized computing platform where every node of the Ethereum network executes upon request the codes written in the blockchain. Those codes are usually referred to as smart-contracts and written in specific domain languages like Solidity before being compiled in opcodes for the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM). … More Forking to update – Diary of the last 3 months on Ethereum (Part 1)