Browsing the "Constantinople" Tag

Ethereum’s Blockchain Is Once Again Feeling the ‘Difficulty Bomb’ Effect

| Christine Kim

Ethereum is being affected by the "difficulty bomb" embedded in the code, but this month's hard fork will ease the issue – for now.

Take Two: Ethereum Is Getting Ready for the Constantinople Hard Fork Redo

| Christine Kim

The world's second largest blockchain by market capitalization is gearing up for a hard fork its tried to activate before called Constantinople. This…

Proof-of-Stake Could Lead to Crypto Banking. Let’s Avoid That

| Michael J Casey

"Staking as a service" is taking off. We need to think hard about what this means for crypto's evolution, warns Michael J. Casey.

binary, code

Ethereum Devs Propose Activating Constantinople Hard Fork in Late February

| Christine Kim

After a security vulnerability was found in ethereum's next system-wide upgrade just days prior to activation, core developers now hope to execute…

Ethereum Clients Release New Software In Wake of Hard Fork Delay

| Nikhilesh De and Christine Kim

Major ethereum clients are releasing new versions of their software to prevent the now-delayed Constantinople hard fork from triggering.

Ethereum’s Constantinople Upgrade Faces Delay Due to Security Vulnerability

| Christine Kim and Nikhilesh De

Ethereum's major Constantinople upgrade was delayed after blockchain audit firm ChainSecurity discovered a security issue with one of the changes.

eth, ethereum

The ‘Thirdening’ Approaches: How to Watch Ethereum’s Fork as It Happens

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The world’s third largest blockchain by total value, ethereum, is about to upgrade its code. Here's how you can watch the event live.

What to Expect When Ethereum’s Constantinople Hard Fork Happens

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum's next system-wide upgrade, Constantinople, is expected to go live next week.

Ethereum’s Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork

| Nikhilesh De

Geth has locked ethereum's upcoming Constantinople hard fork into its latest code release.

Block 7,080,000: Ethereum Devs Propose Activation Point for Next Hard Fork

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum is moving closer to the activation of the long-in-the-waiting network upgrade known as Constantinople.