Christine Kim

Christine Kim

Christine is a research analyst for CoinDesk. She focusses on producing data-driven insights about the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. Prior to her role as a research analyst, Christine was a tech reporter for CoinDesk mainly covering developments on the ethereum blockchain. Cryptocurrency holdings: None.

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Mapping Out Eth 2.0
The world’s 2nd largest cryptocurrency Ethereum is going through an upgrade! It’s previous problems will now be solved with Eth 2.0. In this podcast series, Christine Kim and...
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The Most Pressing Issue on Ethereum is Validator Size Growth
If appetite for staking on Ethereum does not slow meaningfully over the next several months, the size of Ethereum’s validator set could become problematic for the blockchain,...
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The Ethereum Project: Saying Goodbye to ‘Mapping Out Eth 2.0′
The announcement that the podcast is coming to a close, but finishing strong.
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Ethereum Faces Chain Split as Node Operators Fail to Update Geth Hotfix
Geth is the most relied upon software to connect to the Ethereum blockchain.
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Valid Points: Ethereum Emerges From Bitcoin’s Shadow
Ethereum is finally either catching up to or surpassing Bitcoin across a number of key metrics.
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Ethereum’s Most Popular Software Client Issues Hotfix to High Severity Bug
The release was posted to GitHub at 07:08 UTC Tuesday. Details of the fixes weren't immediately disclosed.
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The Flippening: Key Metrics Where Ethereum Is Outperforming Bitcoin
The institutional interest in ether, regulatory trends in DeFi and key metrics to suggest ether is outperforming bitcoin.
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Valid Points: Ethereum 2.0 Trends Toward Decentralization
Also: Tomorrow, the first backward-incompatible upgrade for the Beacon Chain will activate on the Pyrmont test network.
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The Value of NFTs in the View of a Cybersecurity Lawyer
In this week’s episode, CoinDesk’s Christine Kim and Consensys’ Ben Edgington are joined by cybersecurity and privacy litigator Sean C. Griffin to discuss the regulatory envir...
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EIP 1559 Hasn’t Affected Ethereum Miner Revenue
Plus: The first hard fork for Ethereum 2.0 is scheduled for testnet activation.
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