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The ethereum is the second largest cryptocoin in marketcap, but it hasn´t had a good performance over the last three months, even decreasing in value comparing to the bitcoin. Many insist on saying that the cryptocoin and the platform, the first one to introduce smart contracts in this market, is already dead. But is it really? Here are some news that only seem to increase the credibility of the mentioned cryptocoin.

Societé Génerale issues security tokens

The French financial services group Société Générale issued around  112 million dollars in bonds in the form of a security token in the blockchain of the Ethereum.

Samsumg develops its own blockchain

The South Korean giant Samsung is developing its own blockchain network based on Ethereum and targeting towards the issuing of its own token in the future.

Proof-of-stake ethereum on the way

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The specifications code for the first phase of the transition from Ethereum to a proof-of-stake blokchain is close to being finalized.

Opera launches browser with ethereum wallet

Opera has officially launched the desktop version of its new browser with a built-in ethereum wallet. The browser, called “Reborn 3”, is available for Mac, Windows and Linux. The software allows users to use dapps Web 3.

More rewards for validators

Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s founder, would be considering to increase the rewards to the validators of transactions that will ensure the operation of the next version of the second largest blockchain in the world.

DNS at Ethereum blokchain

The new domain names system (DNS) in Ethereum´s blockchain is getting ready for a major update – and the project developers are asking the interested parties to be prepared.