• Joseph Lubin ConsenSys dividing in two
    Ethereum

    ConsenSys splits in two, cuts 14% of staff

    The once-sprawling Brooklyn-based Ethereum incubator is turning itself into a software company and an investment firm

    The Ethereum-focused startup incubator founded by Joseph Lubin is undergoing another contraction. According to an announcement Tuesday, the Brooklyn, NY-based company will divide itself into two parts, with a core software business retaining the ConsenSys name while a venture arm operates as ConsenSys Investments.

  • Bison Trails' Aaron Henshaw and Joe Lallouz (Photo: Bison Trails).
    Ethereum,  Politics,  Technology

    Joe Lallouz sees proof of stake becoming dominant

    Bison Trails and Coinbase Custody join the Proof of Stake Alliance, seeking to educate regulators on how staking is superior to mining

    Blockchain infrastructure firm Bison Trails and cryptocurrency storage provider Coinbase Custody announced on Jan. 30 that they have joined the Proof of Stake Alliance to support what one CEO called “the next wave of blockchain technology.