Tag: eth 2.0

Nov 29 2021

Diving in: Why are 81% of Ethereum’s Beacon Chain nodes in the U.S. and Europe?

Nov 29 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btcusd eth 2.0 ethusd guest post technology

Ethereum was the first generalist blockchain to popularize Decentralize Finance (DeFI) through its use of smart contracts. In turn, they created a rich ecosystem of dApps as web interfaces to the blockchain's smart contract, so far accounting for 3,778 dApps across 6,730 smart contracts. Such dApps have recreated virtually the...

Oct 30 2021

Ethereum POS Network has 3 Big Problems

Computer scientists from the Ethereum Foundation and Stanford confirm three new attacks on Ethereum's new POS network as part of ETH 2.0. They submitted their new findings in a paper and posted the paper for public view. Many technologists and cryptographers have concerns about...

Sep 30 2021

This October Could be Huge for Ethereum

The month of October seems to hold enormous prospects for the popular blockchain protocol Ethereum. This is because Ethereum Network has disclosed plans to launch its much-anticipated Altair upgrade in October 2021. This announcement is a sure indicator of Ethereum's...

Sep 29 2021

Ethereum Devs Set Date For Altair Upgrade Ahead Of ETH 2.0

Ethereum’s upgrade to ETH 2.0 has been one of the most anticipated upgrades in the crypto space. Although scheduled to go completely live in 2022, the market remains abuzz with the possibilities this upgrade will bring with it. There are going to be a number of upgrades that will culminate in the final upgrade in 2022. One of those is the Altair upgrade....

Sep 21 2021

Value Of ETH Staked Ahead Of Ethereum 2.0 Jumps 25% In One Month

Ethereum 2.0 is still far on the horizon. Scheduled to occur in 2022, the project has experienced numerous delays that have pushed back its release date further. This has although not been a deterrent for investors in Ethereum to invest their coins on the network. The amount of staked coins on the network has been on a steady rise, especially in 2021. Accelerated...

Sep 18 2021

Does Ethereum (ETH) Risk Becoming a Security After Transition to PoS ETH 2.0?

Sep 18 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news eth 2.0 ethaud ethbkrw ethbrl

The debate around security regulations in the US has hit the peak with the Ripple-XRP lawsuit that has now been aggravated by SEC's lawsuit threat to Coinbase over an unreleased stablecoin lending services. Now with the XRP lawsuit nearing towards a possible end, Ethereum's security status has become the biggest deabte especially with former SEC The post Does Ethereum (ETH) Risk Becoming a...

Sep 16 2021

Over $1 billion worth of Ethereum (ETH) now burned after EIP-1559 update

Sep 16 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth eth 2.0 ether ethereum ethereum burn

Nearly six weeks after the implementation of the highly hyped Ethereum London upgrade, a colossal amount of ETH has been burned on the network. $1 billion Ether burned Data from Watchtheburn confirmed this with figures, as it indicated that since the...

Aug 24 2021

Kraken Donates $250,000 To Advance Ethereum 2.0 Blockchain Upgrade Efforts

Aug 24 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  eth eth 2.0 ethereum ethereum 2.0 ethusd

Ethereum 2.0 blockchain upgrade remains one of the most anticipated upgrades in the crypto space. Most of the upgrades required for the complete overhaul have already been performed. Things like the London Hard Fork came with EIP-1559. This upgrade completely changed the monetary policy of the network. Moving ETH towards becoming deflationary in the long-term. Related Reading |...

Aug 20 2021

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum (ETH) scalability has increased by a factor of 5

Aug 20 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 ethusd technology

Talking to Bloomberg, Vitalik Buterin spoke openly about various aspects of Ethereum, including perhaps the most challenging issue it faces to date, scalability. The Ethereum ecosystem features the most dApps and has the highest total...

Aug 17 2021

Number Of Ethereum Staked Now Higher Than Total Wrapped ETH, Surpasses $21 Billion

Ethereum network support is growing by the day. The number of ETH being staked ahead of ETH 2.0 quickly surpassed over 5% of all ETH in circulation. The number has now grown even higher. With the number of validators on the Ethereum network already exceeding 200,000. Another milestone that has now been broken is the staking address of ETH is now the highest...

Ethereum (ETH) onchain capacity increased 9% after EIP-1559 rollout

Aug 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth eth 2.0

While Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin explains how the long awaited network upgrade affected the chain...

Aug 13 2021

$100 million in ETH burned days after EIP-1559 upgrade

Aug 13 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth eth 2.0

Barely a week after implementing one of its cardinal upgrades, the Ethereum (ETH) network has burned over $100 million in fees. More than 32,000 Ethereum burned and forever removed from circulation contributed to the crypto’s last week’s rally....

Aug 11 2021

Transferring assets between Ethereum (ETH) and Polygon? This will help

Aug 11 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi eth eth 2.0 ethusd matic

Biconomy, a multichain relayer network building infrastructure to simplify the Ethereum and Web 3.0 experience, announced today the launch of its Hyphen mainnet, as per a release shared with CryptoSlate. The protocol enables instant and low-cost token...

Ethereum Continues To Maintain Momentum As Total ETH Burned Nears $100 Million

Ethereum’s new fee burn mechanism is almost at its one-week mark. Burn rate has now grown to a rate of 3.88 ETH in the past 24 hours. So far, over 27,000 ETH has been burned from fees. Taking over $87 million out of circulation. The plan was to reduce the amount of new ETH being released into circulation for every block that is...

Aug 10 2021

Is ETH on Its Way to Becoming Ultra-Sound Money? Yes, Says Justin Drake

Aug 10 2021 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2021 blockchain crypto eip-1559 eth

Ethereum just went through its most complex upgrade ever. Justin Drake, researcher at the Ethereum Foundation, discusses what the upgrade, aka the London hard fork, means for ether’s future as what he calls "ultra-sound money." At the end of the episode, he also drops a few Bitcoin hot takes. Show highlights: his...

Aug 08 2021

Vitalik Buterin says EIP-1559 is proof Ethereum is ‘capable of change’

Aug 08 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 ethusd technology

After a slight delay on the initial rollout date, the Ethereum London hard fork went live on Thursday at approximately 13:00 GMT. Speaking on the upgrade, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said the launch's success is evidence that the ecosystem can make...

Aug 06 2021

London Hard Fork Proves Ethereum Can Make Significant Changes, Vitalik Buterin

The most anticipated upgrade since the inception of Ethereum was carried out on August 5th. The upgrade has already started burning coins. So far hitting over 3 ETH burned per minute in the last 24 hours. Following the upgrade has been Ethereum co-founder saying the upgrade shows the network can make significant changes. The success of the upgrade has no doubt introduced more...

Ethereum Price Surges As London Hard Fork Goes Live

Aug 06 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  eip-1559 eth eth 2.0 ethereum eth price

Ethereum EIP-1559 recently went live on August 5th. The long-awaited London Hard Fork arrived just on time at block height 12,965,000. EIP-1559 represents a big step in the move to ETH 2.0. Following the launch, the price of Ethereum has soared in response. Over the past 24 hours, the price of ETH has jumped over 6%. With the coin looking to continue this...

Over 4,000 ETH burned hours after EIP-1559 upgrade

Aug 06 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 ethusd technology

Over 4000 ETH have been ‘burned’ just hours after the ambitious EIP-1559 upgrade was rolled out on the Ethereum network, data from multiple sources shows. The burned stash is worth over $11 million at press time, representing a tiny portion of the...

Aug 05 2021

What Is Ethereum EIP-1159? Your Guide To Launch Day Lift-Off

Aug 05 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  eip-1559 eth eth 2.0 ethereum ethereum 2.0

Ethereum has come so far already. The project started only five years ago has continued to record tremendous success in the market. A project, which despite its relatively young age, has managed to clinch the number 2 spot in the market. Crypto investors have all, at some point, heard about the Ethereum London Hard Fork. But not everyone can confidently say they know...

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