Einsteinium Hard Fork implemented

The hard fork of Einsteinium cryptocurrency aimed at the reduction of supply occured at 14:50 Central Time on December 10
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Einsteinium is a cryptocurrency of Einsteinium Foundation, which has a mission to raise funds for scientific research and their mining tax creates a pool of funds that provide grants to deserving applicants.

Einsteinium EMC2 hard fork occured on block 1699157 at 14:50 Central Time on December 10. The hard fork is an updated code with a lower supply of 55 Mln burn. According to the EMC2 Hard Fork Countdown website, the hard fork was successfully implemented.

Einsteinium hard fork countdownEinsteinium Hard Fork Countdown

As it was stated on the official website of the coin, exchanges such as Poloniex, Bittrex and others support the EMC2 fork, and are now running new nodes (wallet version 0.13.48.0 - Excalibur). 

Einsteinium cryptocurrency itself has shown a skyrocketing tendency connected with the implementation of the hard fork having risen 166% within past 7 days moving to the 32 place in the list of cryptocurrencies ranked by market capitalisation. The price of the coin rose from $0,8 on December 5 to $1,8 on December 12, while the market capitalisation rose from $190 million to $430 million within past 7 days.

Einsteinium chartsEinsteinium Charts

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Einsteinium:

  • Average price: $1.91
  • Marketcap: $413 567 545
  • 24h volume: $131 707 000

Swansea Hosts Blockchain and Distributed Energy Conference

The BEW'18, which will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, UK, is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain
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The Blockchain Energy Wales'18 Conference will be held on February 19, 2018 in Swansea, United Kingdom.

The conference will introduce Klenergy and their Pylon Network, which is a decentralised energy exchange platform powered by renewable energy. The BEW'18 is a must-attend for people who are interested in the cutting edge of blockchain, distributed energy, peer2peer and smart technology.

BEW conference location swanseaBEW'18 Exact Location

Location: TechHub Swansea, 221 Stryd Fawr, Swansea SA1 1NW, UK
Time: from 9AM to 1.30PM

The headline speakers include Paul Harwood, Basicincome supporter and advocate, and David Clubb, director of RUKCymru and head of digital RenewableUK.

The agenda of the conference is as follows: Blockchain technology and its application in the energy sector, future of blockchain wallet systems, buildings as power stations, building the open-source co-operation protocol for the energy sector, and more.