The Coercion Of Ethereum’s Difficulty Bomb
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The Coercion Of Ethereum’s Difficulty Bomb

Can open-source blockchains be coercive? In a recent debate between Erik Vorhees and Alex Gladstein, Vorhees asserted that “there is nothing in Ethereum that is based on coercion, period.” Vorhees went on to clarify:“I have a pretty high standard of coercion. It’s basically like physical violence or the threat of physical violence, or theft or…

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Dumps Dog-Themed Tokens
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Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Dumps Dog-Themed Tokens

Vitalik Buterin. Source: A video screenshot, Youtube/Grand Amphi ThéatreThe co-founder of Ethereum (ETH), Vitalik Buterin, has sold a cluster of dog coins that he had once again received without consent, raking in over USD 1m in the process.Etherscan transactions reveal that dog coins constitute the majority of the dumped tokens. Among them, Buterin has sold…

Ethereum’s EIP-1559 Helped Coinbase Save ETH 27 on Daily Fees
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Ethereum’s EIP-1559 Helped Coinbase Save ETH 27 on Daily Fees

Source: AdobeStock/burdunIt has long been known that Ethereum (ETH)’s “London” upgrade, which brought the much-anticipated EIP-1559, would help improve estimation of transaction fees on the network. But according to research from crypto exchange Coinbase, the upgrade has also brought more direct benefits for users, with the exchange so far saving about ETH 27 – or…

Ripple Runs Big On NFTs, Ethereum’s Upgrade, Algorand’s Device, Multi-Crypto ETF + More Information
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Ripple Runs Big On NFTs, Ethereum’s Upgrade, Algorand’s Device, Multi-Crypto ETF + More Information

Source: Adobe/vitpluzGet your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news.__________NFTs newsRipple has launched their USD 250m creator fund, which they say fosters innovation in tokenization, with a focus on non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The fund aims to provide targeted support for creators, brands,…

Ethereum’s spot setup looks grim, but derivatives data tells another story
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Ethereum’s spot setup looks grim, but derivatives data tells another story

Ether price is stuck in a rut, but derivatives data shows pro traders are bullish even with ETH below $3,000.

Ethereums London hard fork sets ETH on a far more deflationary path
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Ethereums London hard fork sets ETH on a far more deflationary path

The London hard fork sets Ethereum up for a new era as ETH price continues to make gains alongside a positive community reaction.

Ethereum’s Hope No. 1559: What It Does and What It Doesn’t Do
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Ethereum’s Hope No. 1559: What It Does and What It Doesn’t Do

Source: Adobe/thomasederThere are some things that grab the attention of the Cryptoverse for months on end, whether they deserve to or not. One thing that will bring an important change to Ethereum (ETH), and which has been a topic of discussion since last year, is the highly anticipated Ethereum Improvement Proposal, or EIP, 1559. With…

Ethereum’s MEV Vulnerability To Be ‘Less of a Problem’
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Ethereum’s MEV Vulnerability To Be ‘Less of a Problem’

Source: Adobe/H_KoEthereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin claims that it is about to get more difficult for bad actors to exploit a vulnerability that allows them to attack the network, hurting it and its users. As reported, a “personal project” (now suspended) by developer and CEO of hackathon platform Eventornado, Edgar Aronov, has been much discussed…

Ethereums Virgil Griffith violates bail
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Ethereums Virgil Griffith violates bail

Virgil Griffith, the ethereum researcher that spoke at a conference in North Korea and therefore allegedly violated the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, has violated his bail. According to prosecutors, on May 3rd, 2021, Griffith attempted to access his account on an undisclosed cryptocurrency exchange even though Griffith’s bail conditions explicitly state that “he [Griffith]…

Ethereum’s 2.0 upgrades aren’t the game-changer which could bring more customers
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Ethereum’s 2.0 upgrades aren’t the game-changer which could bring more customers

Ethereum might be the darling of the blockchain world, but it’s likely that the awaited Eth2 will not attract wider mainstream adoption.