Browsing the "Ethereum 2.0" Tag

‘Phase Zero’ of a New Ethereum Blockchain Could Go Live Next January

| Christine Kim

Ethereum may begin transitioning to its next-generation, proof-of-stake blockchain model at the beginning of next year – pending more tests, that…

Beacon Chain Contracts: A New Way to Deploy Dapps on Ethereum 2.0

| Christine Kim

A new proposal by founder of ethereum Vitalik Buterin suggests a new paradigm for decentralized application deployment on ethereum 2.0.

Staking, Ethereum’s Mining Alternative, Will Be Profitable – But Barely

| Christine Kim

The new miners of ethereum 2.0 are expected to make a small but positive profit for creating new blocks and validating transactions on the network.

Ethereum 2.0’s Nodes Need to Talk – A Solution Is ‘Hobbits’

| Christine Kim

New code was unveiled that, if ultimately implemented, will facilitate communication between nodes that run the ethereum 2.0 software.

Code For Ethereum’s Proof-of-Stake Blockchain to Be Finalized Next Month

| Christine Kim

Ethereum Foundation researcher Justin Drake affirmed that plans to finalize code for ethereum's proof-of-stake blockchain were on track for June 30.

Vitalik Proposal Could Turn Ethereum Staking Into $160 Million Industry

| Christine Kim

Ethereum researchers are currently discussing the optimal reward issuance rates for a new version of the network called ethereum 2.0.

A New Test Network Just Activated and Ethereum 2.0 Will Be Using It

| Christine Kim

Launched today, the Görli test network wants to help developers build applications across ethereum software clients without restricting their access…

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Developers Rally Around Ethereum 1x, A New Roadmap for Faster Scaling

| Christine Kim

Ethereum developers are aggregating efforts to implement ethereum 1x – a new proposed upgrade intended to act as the intermediary bridge to…

Ethereum Developers Are Quietly Planning an Accelerated Tech Roadmap

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Internal documents show that ethereum developers are privately planning strategies to more aggressively advance the world's third-largest blockchain.

There’s a New Plan to Build the Hardware for Ethereum 2.0

| Christine Kim

The Ethereum Foundation is funding efforts to create specializing mining hardware in partnership with blockchain data storage network Filecoin.