Ethereum ‘Almost Full’ as Controversial Coin Gobbles Up Capacity

Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Aug 26, 2019 · 3 min read
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By Olga Kharif

The digital ledger behind the supposed better version of Bitcoin is running out of capacity.

That was the warning last week from Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, who noted that the cost of processing transactions done in the digital token Ether on the underlying blockchain may get too expensive for some users.

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