gas

Bitcoin faces price pressure below $40,000 (CoinDesk)
Bitcoin Higher as US Ban on Russian Oil Imports Roils Markets
Crypto traders are still evaluating the potential impact of soaring oil prices on bitcoin's price – if any.
Bitcoin faces price pressure below $40,000 (CoinDesk)

Markets Daily Podcast Cover
Crypto News Roundup for Feb. 24, 2022
With bitcoin dropping while gold rallies as Russia attacks Ukraine, and a look at why some people say Ethereum’s high gas fees are worth the cost, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
Markets Daily Podcast Cover

(Juan Carballo Diaz/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)
Por qué los usuarios de Ethereum toleran costos de gas tan altos
Ethereum es una blockchain de contratos inteligentes muy cara, pero vale la pena el costo, según Konstantin Anissimov.
(Juan Carballo Diaz/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)

(Juan Carballo Diaz/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)
Why Ethereum Users Tolerate Exorbitant Gas Fees
Ethereum is an expensive smart contract blockchain – but it's worth the cost, according to Konstantin Anissimov.
(Juan Carballo Diaz/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)

(Mostafameraji/CC0/Wikimedia Commons)
Why Are Fees on Ethereum Dropping?
Simple ether and ERC-20 wallet transfers are being included in blocks for a fraction of the cost seen during December and January.
(Mostafameraji/CC0/Wikimedia Commons)

(Shutterstock)
Ethereum Gas Site Fees.wtf’s WTF Token Down 80%, Following SOS and GAS
A cult website that tracked Ethereum gas usage ironically sent gas fees soaring amid airdrop fervor.
(Shutterstock)

Ethereum's mean transaction fees in U.S. dollars. (Glassnode)
Loopring Surges 40%, Solana Replaces Cardano as 5th-Largest Coin as Ethereum Fees Spike
The average transaction fee on Ethereum has risen a staggering 2,300% since late June.
Ethereum's mean transaction fees in U.S. dollars. (Glassnode)

Puppy dogs and ice cream. (Christian Bowen/Unsplash)
An Update on the ‘Erroneously High’ Gas Fee That Temporarily Cost DeversiFi $23.7M
Forget the scammers; crypto has its heartwarming stories, too.
Puppy dogs and ice cream. (Christian Bowen/Unsplash)

Insect poisoned by an insecticide. Insecticide spray cans
Valid Points: Why EIP 1559 Makes Debugging Ethereum Dapps Harder
Also: ETH is on a 12-day winning streak in the run-up to the London upgrade.
Insect poisoned by an insecticide. Insecticide spray cans