Tag: proof-of-stake

Jul 02 2021

Jun 15 2021

Elrond Review: What is Elrond and How Does the EGLD Token Work?

Elrond is a blockchain-based platform built for speed, security, and scalability. It utilizes an innovative spin on current technologies to create a network powerful enough to operate at "...

Jun 10 2021

Jun 03 2021

The Ethereum 2.0 Upgrade: A Race to Scalability

With over 3,500 decentralized applications, Ethereum has established itself as the top choice for blockchain developers. However, a slew of competitors (new and old) are looking to capitalize on Ethereum’s growing pains– projects like...

May 10 2021

Apr 29 2021

Apr 20 2021

Apr 05 2021

Key Ethereum Researchers Vote to Ship Proof-of-Stake in 2021

Ethereum looks set to launch Proof-of-Stake this year. Proof-of-Stake on the Horizon Ethereum could ship Proof-of-Stake before the year is out. Justin Drake, one of the researchers working on Ethereum 2.0, shared a poll earlier today, showing that 86% of those he surveyed are in...

Mar 18 2021

Derivatives Trading Protocol Vega Raises $5 Million in Funding Round

Vega has closed a $5 million funding round, with contributions from a host of big players. Vega Secures Funding Vega has raised $5 million in a funding round. Investments came from a host of leading venture capital firms and traditional trading companies, with Arrington Capital and Cumberland DRW leading. ...

Mar 12 2021

Ethereum Miners Protesting EIP-1559 Has Accelerated Upgrade to ETH 2.0

Ethereum miners are planning a resistance against EIP-1559, but they may lose their power over the network sooner than expected. Miners Protest Fee Burn Update Several community members who provide hash power to the network plan to move their hashrate to...

Feb 02 2021

Lightweight Blockchain Mina Resilient to 51% Attacks, Reports Gauntlet

Mina blockchain is resilient to 51% attacks, according to Gauntlet Network. The research firm's analysis looked into the blockchain's use of zk-SNARK technology. Analysis: Mina Scalable and Secure The Mina blockchain is scalable and secure,...

Jan 06 2021

Kraken Users Are Staking More Than $1B in Crypto

Jan 06 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  eth2 ether ethereum exchanges kraken

The value reflects the many long positions investors are trading in cryptocurrencies.

Dec 30 2020

What Is Proof-of-Stake?

Proof-of-stake is a method of maintaining integrity in a blockchain, ensuring users of a cryptocurrency can’t mint coins they didn’t earn.

Valid Points: A Year in Review by Your Ethereum 2.0 Staking Experts

In our year-end Ethereum round up, we feature 4 charts from 4 Ethereum 2.0 staking experts recounting the best highlights of 2020.

Dec 27 2020

Proof-of-Stake Was Bigger Than Eth 2.0 in 2020

Four of the top nine crypto assets by market cap are on a path to proof-of- stake, says the CEO of Staked.

Dec 02 2020

Valid Points: The Risks and Rewards of Staking on Eth 2.0

Breaking down Ethereum 2.0 and its sweeping impact on crypto markets, weekly.

Dec 01 2020

Ethereum 2.0 Beacon Chain Goes Live as ‘World Computer’ Begins Long-Awaited Overhaul

The Beacon Chain, the backbone of Ethereum's future Proof-of-Stake network, is now live.

Nov 24 2020

CoinDesk Is Spinning Up an Ethereum 2.0 Node. Here’s How to Follow Our Journey

CoinDesk just snagged a front-row seat to a seminal event in the crypto industry. Ticket price: 32 ETH.

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