EOS Freezes Seven Accounts: Chaos Ensues

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EOS freezes seven accounts as a counter to potential theft, but the action causes some to question the decentralization of the EOS network. EOS Freezes Seven Accounts The accounts were frozen after a unanimous vote was held by the 21 elected block producers. The block producers suspected that these accounts may have been holding stolen funds and so decided to take action before anything else could be stolen. However, the decision was met with heavy criticism. The decision violated the EOS constitution, which requires decisions such as this to be…

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EOS Blockchain Halt: What’s Going on with EOS?

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Yesterday, yet another EOS bug was discovered, and we experienced an EOS blockchain halt as a result. So, what’s happening over there? EOS Blockchain Halt Not long after the EOS blockchain finally went live, a bug was discovered that was causing a NodeOS problem. The discovery of the bug caused the EOS blockchain to halt temporarily while the issue was being fixed. The process of bug discovery to blockchain halt to bug fix was outlined in a Medium post published by EOS New York, one of the elected EOS block…

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EOS Blockchain Goes Full Steam: Votes are Finally In

eos blockchain goes full steam votes are finally in

To say it’s been a bumpy start for the EOS blockchain might just be the understatement of the year. The voting process was long and winded, experiencing many unexpected delays, but it’s finally complete. The votes are in, and EOS is officially live. EOS Blockchain Voting System The 21 block producers have finally been elected, but it was a slow start to get there. If you’re unclear about EOS block producers, you can check out our break down. For a while, the voting process was stalled. 15% of all tokens…

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EOS Hackathon Results: The First Competition Ends with a Bang

eos hackathon results the first competition ends with a bang

The first EOS Hackathon results are in! The Hong Kong Hackathon is over, and the prizes have been awarded. Who took home the top prize? The EOS Hackathon will be ongoing throughout this year, culminating in the grand finale on December 8th, 2018. The Hackathon consists of four events leading up to the fifth and final grand finale event. At each event, teams are competing to come up with the best EOS dApp. Those with the best dApps are invited to compete on December 8th in a final pitch competition.…

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EOS Hackathon: Are You Ready to Start Pitching?

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The EOS Hackathon is fast approaching. Are you ready for the biggest blockchain competition to hit the world? Five locations, plenty of prizes, and one ultimate winner – let’s do this! The EOS Hackathon The EOS Hackathon gives you a chance to build a brand new dApp. Obviously, because this is an EOS competition, the dApp will have to be built on the EOS blockchain. Teams must start from scratch, building their dApp over the course of the competition. The Hackathon website describes it as “a first-of-its-kind event in the…

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EOS dApps: What’s Getting Built on the EOS Blockchain?

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Now that the EOS mainnet has launched, it’s a good time to check in with EOS dApps. How many dApps are there on the EOS blockchain? What are they? EOS dApps The EOS dApp ecosystem is evolving, with many new projects popping up. EOSIO Dapp Ecosystem is growing #eosio pic.twitter.com/YGVcrNiPnu — Daniel Larimer (@bytemaster7) June 1, 2018   On EOSindex, a site that lists all the EOS dApps under development, there are over 140 dApps listed (although the site only provides a very base description of most dApps). … Read…

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