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Key Takeaways from Korea Blockchain Week 2019

  • Vitalik noted on various blockchain applications and the need for grants to open source Ethereum projects.
  • Terra revealed their optimistic plan for the future as Mike Novogratz bashed the altcoins market.

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Creating an Ether Mixer to Tackle Privacy Concerns

  • Ether mixer that uses smart contracts will improve user privacy according to Vitalik Buterin, Co-Founder of Ethereum.
  • A web-based interface will provide access to the couple of smart contracts proposed.

Elon Musk Shows Interest in Developing on Ethereum

  • Vitalik replied with a series of five tweets detailing his top use cases for ETH, among which was a “globally accessible financial system, including payments, store of value, and also more advanced stuff like insurance”.
  • Earlier this year Musk, the most popular Silicon Valley superstar, also appeared in an episode of ARK Invest's FYI podcast, where the conversation veered away from Tesla and into crypto.

Vitalik Buterin Discloses Cryptocurrency Portfolio

  • In a recent AMA on reddit, Vitalik Buterin disclosed his own coin holdings.
  • Neither his tokens of ICO-funded startups nor the actual coins in his portfolio are worth more than 10% of his Ethereum stack.