Posts Tagged: Vitalik Buterin

Russian Airline Uses the Ethereum Blockchain for Flight Tickets

Russian Airline S7 Ethereum

Russian airline S7 has revealed that it is now utilising the ethereum blockchain to sell flight tickets with backing from the country’s largest private bank. Reported in regional newspaper Kommersant, Russian airline PJSC Siberia Airlines, known as S7, and Alfa-Bank started using the blockchain to sell flight tickets on Monday 24th July. The report states that one of… Read more »

Ethereum Co-Founder Hoskinson Claims ICOs Are ‘a Ticking Time-Bomb’

ICOs

The popularity of initial coin offerings (ICOs) has taken off to such an extent that ethereum’s co-founder has said that there is now ‘an over-tokenisation of things.’ Speaking in an interview Charles Hoskinson, who helped to create the ethereum network, said: “People say ICOs are great for ethereum because, look at the price, but it’s a… Read more »