Joseph Lubin

Ethereum Co-Founder: “We May Interoperate With China’s CBDC”

The founder of ConsenSys, Joseph Lubin, who is also known as the Ethereum co-founder recently said that he hopes that China’s Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) will allow for interoperability with public permissionless blockchains such as Ethereum. Lubin made the remarks in an interview with Forbes which is viral in the Ethereum news now –...
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Ethereum Co-founder: China Won’t Promote Decentralization as Part of Blockchain Adoption

With several Chinese state actors waxing lyrical about blockchain technology, Joseph Lubin — co-founder of Ethereum, says Beijing will not adopt the more decentralized aspects of the emerging technology. Lubin who is also the ConsenSys chief opines that the country’s proposed digital currency will ultimately become another system of control utilized by the government. Meanwhile,...
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Libra Project Should Not Be Headed by Facebook, Says Co-Founder of Ethereum

Ethereum co-founder said that Libra should not be run by Facebook because the social media giant still hasn’t earned the people’s trust. The fate of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is pretty much hanging in the balance and has somewhat been so since it was first announced a few months ago. There has been so much backlash...
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5 Major Automakers Beginning Field Testing of Automatic Blockchain Payments System

It has been revealed that Initially a vehicle identification network developed within the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative will be tested in the US. The world’s leading car producers — BMW, General Motors, Ford, Renault, and Honda — have been working on the blockchain car identification and payment system under the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI)...
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Devcon Shows Ethereum’s ‘World Computer’ Is a Movement, Not a Product

news If there’s anywhere in the world where it feels right to believe in magic, it’s Devcon 5 in Osaka, Japan. The ethereum community faces a daunting task: scale its blockchain ecosystem to securely support the growing demand for mainstream use cases. Thousands of technologists and passionate fans gathered at Devcon this week to grapple...
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Vitalik Buterin Stays Confident about Ethereum 2.0 and Optimistic about Facebook’s Libra

Photo: Ethereal / Twitter On Sunday, the Ethereal Summit took place in Tel Aviv. The Summit is a global series of conferences focused on connecting leading companies and influencers shaping the future of blockchain. At the event, Ethereum founders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin were among the speakers. They commented on the development of the...
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Ethereum Co-Founder Warns of Facebook Libra’s Centralized Nature

It’s been just under a week since Facebook’s cryptocurrency, Libra, has been unveiled to the public. In this time, much of the world has come to accept this bizarre technological and financial phenomenon, which some optimists say is set to revolutionize everything. But, Joseph Lubin, a co-founder of Ethereum and founder of ConsenSys, is struggling...
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