Tag: eth 2.0

Sep 22 2022

TALKING HEADS: What Does The Future Hold For The Proof-Of-Stake Ethereum?

Believe it or not, the Proof-Of-Stake Ethereum is a reality. Those crazy kids really did it. To celebrate the achievement, Bitcoinist turns the mic to the captains of the industry. It’s time for the TALKING HEADS to discuss one of cryptocurrencies’ most important news of the year. This time, we kept the question vague and got a variety of answers that cover the...

Sep 13 2022

How Traders Are Thinking About the Merge — and a Potential ETHPoW Chain – Ep. 395

Kevin Zhou, co-founder of Galois Capital, and Evgeny Gaevoy, founder and CEO of Wintermute, discuss how to trade the Ethereum Proof of Work fork, what the market is telling about the Merge, and whether the Merge affects Bitcoin. Show highlights: what will happen at the time of the Merge according to Kevin and whether there’s uncertainty when the ETH Proof of Work chain...

Sep 09 2022

Preston Van Loon on Ethereum’s Merge and His Lawsuit Against Treasury- Ep.394

Preston Van Loon, cofounder and Ethereum core developer at Prysmatic Labs, talks about the Merge, its impact on an environmental level, and why he is a plaintiff in the lawsuit against the Treasury Department over Tornado Cash. Show highlights: what the Merge is on a technical level and what its impact will be whether the proof of stake consensus mechanism makes the network...

Sep 06 2022

Arthur Hayes, Former Ethereum Skeptic, on Why the Merge Makes Him Bullish on ETH – Ep. 393

Arthur Hayes, cofounder of BitMex, discusses how he’s trading the Merge, the impact of macroeconomic policy in the markets, his career as a writer, and much more. Show highlights: how crypto is reconfiguring how humans do finance over the internet why Arthur initially thought Ethereum was worthless how NFTs allow users to trade human culture and will unlock trillions of dollars of value...

Aug 17 2022

Will ETC Maintain Its Rally Ahead Of The Ethereum Merge?

Over 200% of growth has actually taken place month for Ethereum Classic (ETC) and its owners. ETC's price increase can be attributed to ETH's rise because there is a statistically significant positive correlation between ETC and ETH. Miners are supporting Ethereum Classic in preparation of the upcoming chain- merge of...

Aug 14 2022

Ethereum Merge – All You Should Know About ETH 2.0

The Ethereum merge is getting closer. Investors and the Ethereum (ETH) community are closely following what is happening in the market and how this could affect the whole […]

Aug 11 2022

Ethereum spikes 12% following completion of Goerli testnet merge

Aug 11 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 ethereum ethereum merge goerli

Ethereum's (ETH) Goerli testnet completed its merge with the proof-of-stake consensus mechanism in the early hours of August 11. The Goerli testnet has been successfully merged and is now a full Proof of Stake chain. Next up is (finally) the Ethereum mainnet!! The Merge is coming...

Aug 09 2022

Circle to ‘fully and solely support Ethereum PoS’

Aug 09 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  bitmex circle eth 2.0 exchanges investments

USD Coin (USDC) issuer Circle has revealed that it would fully support the Ethereum (ETH) proof-of-stake (PoS) chain post-merge. According to an Aug. 9 blog post, the stablecoin issuer was looking forward to "the future scaling opportunities (the Merge) unlocks as well as the reduced energy consumption profile of the...

Ethereum Is The Most Prospective Blockchain For Web3, Hard Forks Not Necessary – DeBank

DeBank labels Ethereum as the best chain for Web3 and will not support hard forks if they emerge.

MakerDAO identifies risks of an Ethereum hard fork

Aug 09 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 ethereum makerdao staked ethereum

DeFi protocol MakerDAO (MKR) has identified seven risks its protocol faces if Ethereum (ETH) is forked. Futures backwardation and negative funding According to the protocol, the first risk it faces is future backwardation and negative funding. In this case, while...

Aug 08 2022

Ethereum Hard Forks Will Not Receive Our Support – Chainlink

Summary: Chainlink has declared its stance regarding the upcoming Ethereum PoS transition and possible network hard forks. The oracle network supports Ethereum's upgrade to a Proof-of-Stake consensus. Forked versions of ETH's Proof-of-Work blockchain will not be supported by the protocol. The news comes as speculations regarding a hard fork have emerged in recent weeks leading up to The Merge. One major ETH miner...

Crypto community divided over Ethereum hard fork

Following Chandler Guo's public vow to fork Ethereum (ETH), the call for a hard fork has grown significantly, leaving stakeholders to pitch their tent on different sides. Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun and his crypto exchange Poloniex were one of the...

Aug 06 2022

Vitalik Buterin calls out ETHW hard fork proponents as “trying to make a quick buck”

Aug 06 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth 2.0 interview mining web3

Speaking in a closed press conference during South Korea Blockchain Week, Ethereum founder, Vitalik Buterin, called people pushing for a hard fork of Ethereum to retain proof-of-stake "simply trying to make a quick buck." Justin Sun recently announced support for a hard fork of Ethereum post-merge by listing two new tokens on his Poloniex exchange. The tokens will be named ETHS and ETHW,...

Aug 05 2022

[Updated] Why Kevin Zhou Believes Ethereum Will Have 3 Forks After the Merge – Ep. 381

Kevin Zhou, co-founder of Galois Capital, comes to talk about the possibility of a Proof of Work chain on Ethereum after the Merge, the LUNA death spiral, how he plans to play the Merge, and much more… Show highlights: how Kevin got started in crypto what Galois Capital is and what its investment thesis is why Kevin was more vocal than most about...

Aug 04 2022

Justin Sun’s Poloniex supports Ethereum proof-of-work hard fork

Justin Sun, Tron's (TRX) founder, has revealed support for Ethereum's (ETH) proof-of-work (PoW) hard fork. In an August 4 tweet, Sun said he would donate some coins to the forked Ethereum PoW community to develop its ecosystem....

Justin Sun Pledges 1 Million ETH To Hard Fork As Ethereum Miners Generate $11 Billion In 2022

Summary: Revenue from Ethereum mining has surpassed proceeds boasted by Bitcoin miners. Arcane research shows that ETH miners have generated around $11 billion in 2022 so far. Bitcoin miners have managed $10 billion as of press time. Ethereum's switch to Proof-of-work could ultimately eliminate the role of miners on the network. The transition dubbed "The Merge" is scheduled for September 19, as previously...

Aug 03 2022

Crypto Metrics – July 2022

Aug 03 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  btc eth 2.0 product release & updates

It has been a roller coaster ride for the entire cryptocurrency space this year. There has also been a lot of Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt (FUD) among investors in the crypto space. This article is a general overview of events and the general crypto metrics of July 2022. The upcoming Ethereum Merge and the collapse of 3AC were huge factors in the crypto...

Jul 30 2022

How should investors prepare for The Merge?

Jul 30 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis eth 2.0 trading

Last week, ETH saw a significant uptick in its price, following the release of the notes from the last dev’s meeting that hinted at the timeline for its upcoming upgrade, known as The Merge....

Jul 29 2022

Here’s what you can expect from Ethereum’s long-awaited “Merge” upgrade

Jul 29 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis eth 2.0

The Ethereum upgrade, formerly Ethereum 2.0 or Eth2, is one of the most anticipated upgrades in the world of blockchain technology, and Ethereum investors cannot wait. While the Eth2 name stuck, the Ethereum Foundation itself changed the terminology. Today, you would simply refer to it as the ‘consensus layer’ that operates on the original...

Jul 28 2022

Ethereum 2.0 draws closer, Goerli testnet merge slated for August

Jul 28 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  eth eth 2.0 ethereum ethereum merge goerli

Ethereum's (ETH) tenth shadow fork went live on July 26 at 11:45 UTC bringing the network closer to its transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism. Ethereum's tenth shadow fork is live The shadow fork went live 26 hours ahead of schedule with no significant glitches reported...

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