Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin Joins Cast of ‘Stoner Cats,’ Mila Kunis’ New Animated NFT Show

Ethereum’s founder will voice a taxidermied cat named Catsington.

Business  ·  25 July 2021

Ethereum Documentary Featuring Vitalik Buterin Raises 1,036 ETH

Fundraising for “Ethereum: The Infinite Garden” surpassed its target.

News  ·  19 July 2021

Vitalik Buterin Burns $6B in SHIB Tokens, Says He Doesn’t Want the ‘Power’

The amount destroyed equates to almost half of SHIB’s total circulating supply.

News  ·  17 May 2021
Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik’s Regift of Unsolicited DOGE Knockoffs Sends Memecoin Prices Plunging

The Ethereum creator has turned a memecoin marketing stunt on its head.

Markets  ·  12 May 2021

Ether, on Winning Streak, Surges to Record Over $3.2K, Tops Bank of America on Market Cap

Ether's milestone comes surging trader interest in the leading smart-contracts blockchain.

Markets  ·  3 May 2021

Buterin, Srinivasan Donate to COVID Relief Fund for India ‘Shaken’ by Second Wave

Buterin donated more than $600,000 in crypto while Srinivasan donated $50,000 and pledged up to $100,000 more.

News  ·  25 April 2021
Vitalik Buterin

7 Crypto Limericks to Brighten Your Friday

"There was a young man named Vitalik..."

People  ·  5 March 2021

Buterin Warns Followers Not to Take Out Personal Loans to Buy Crypto

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin took to Twitter to warn his followers not to take personal loans to purchase cryptocurrencies.

News  ·  14 December 2020

Vitalik Buterin Sends $1.4M of Ether in Preparation for Ethereum 2.0 Staking

Stakes are increasing as the next iteration of the blockchain network, Ethereum 2.0, launches in just weeks.

People  ·  6 November 2020

Ethereum 2.0 Countdown Begins With Release of Deposit Contract

Ethereum 2.0’s deposit contract is now live, heralding the imminent unveiling of the "world computer's" second act.

Tech  ·  4 November 2020

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Calls on Power Users to Move to Layer 2 Scaling

Talking at CoinDesk's invest: ethereum economy event, the Ethereum founder called for users of the second-largest blockchain to move over to scaling solutions that are “already here."

People  ·  14 October 2020

Buterin, Ethereum Developers Focus on Congestion as Fees Spike Over 600% in 1 Month

Median fees have spiked nearly 900% since Aug. 2.

Tech  ·  3 September 2020

Ethereum as Lifestyle Brand: What Unicorns and Rainbows Are Really About

Ethereum is more than a technology, it’s a lifestyle. Beyond cryptocurrency, the software has attracted a diverse community of contributors.

People  ·  27 July 2020

Climbing off Twitter on Scaffolds of Truth: Where Srinivasan and Benet Diverge

Vitalik Buterin, Balaji Srinivasan and Juan Benet discussed the future, pitfalls and promise of decentralized social media.

Tech  ·  23 July 2020

This Political Conversation With Vitalik Buterin Shows How Ethereum Could Change the World

Congressional candidate Jonathan Herzog hosted a live YouTube broadcast with Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin on Monday, along with author Glen Weyl.

Policy & regulation  ·  10 June 2020