Browsing the "Metropolis" Tag

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.

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Hours to Go: How to Watch Ethereum’s Fork as It Happens

| Alyssa Hertig

Hard forks have become a kind of spectator sport in the cryptocurrency community. Here's how to watch the latest: ethereum's Byzantium upgrade.

History Repeated? Confidence High Ethereum Will Avoid Blockchain Split

| Alyssa Hertig

About three days before the Byzantium hard fork, developers are by and large optimistic, even though small protest movements continue.

Miner Argument Continues Over Ethereum’s Byzantium Economics

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The question of how ethereum is incentivizing miners is developing ahead of an expected hard fork on the platform this month.

Ethereum’s Byzantium Hard Fork Postponed For Further Testing

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The planned roll-out date for ethereum's "Byzantium" network upgrade is being postponed to October 17.

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Metropolis Today: The Shifting Plans for Ethereum’s Next Big Upgrade

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum's next big upgrade is approaching – but how soon and just what will it entail? To the question, there are shifting answers.

Metropolis Ahead: Ethereum Developers Set September Date for Testnet Launch

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum is inching closer to its 'Metropolis' upgrade, announcing today the date for the launch of a new testnet.

Ethereum’s ‘Metropolis’ Upgrade Could Still Be Months Away

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Ethereum's 'Metropolis' upgrade is still being developed, though the project's core developers have set a testing schedule for the fall.

What’s to Do Before Ethereum Enters ‘Metropolis’?

| Alyssa Hertig

A look at what's still to do for ethereum developers working on the Metropolis upgrade – the platform's third of four planned stages.