Ethereum spikes 12% following completion of Goerli testnet merge

Ethereum’s (ETH) Goerli testnet completed its merge with the proof-of-stake consensus mechanism in the early hours of August 11. The Goerli testnet has been successfully merged and is now a full Proof of Stake chain. Next up is (finally) the Ethereum mainnet!! The Merge is coming 🐼 — sassal.eth 🦇🔊🐼 (@sassal0x) August 11, 2022 Goerli … Read more

Vitalik Buterin Suggests Stealth Addresses for Private NFT Ownership

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin proposed stealth addresses as a potential way to obscure NFT ownership. Buterin made a post saying it would be a lighter-weight solution to private NFTs compared to some alternative methods. Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has suggested stealth addresses for the anonymous ownership of NFTs. Buterin made a post on Aug. 8, … Read more

Chainlink Plans to Only Support PoS After Ethereum Merge

Chainlink has announced that it will not support any proof-of-work Ethereum forks after Ethereum’s merge to proof-of-stake. In a memo to the community, the smart contract oracle provider said it wants to align with the Ethereum community’s social consensus to change Ethereum’s consensus mechanism to proof-of-stake. To ensure minimal disruption, Chainlink is conducting a thorough … Read more

Ethereum Merge May Help Attract Institutional Adoption

The upcoming Ethereum merge to change the consensus layer from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake is likely to be a critical factor in accelerating Ethereum’s ascent to institutional-grade investment, a report by Bloomberg Intelligence suggests. Furthermore, the report suggests that Ethereum’s growth will depend on its pedigree as a social and economic tool. There are promising signs … Read more

Ethereum [ETH] and the question of whether we can expect March all over again

If you zoom out ETH’s chart, you will notice that its performance in July has similarities with its performance in March. Could this performance offer some insights into how ETH will perform in August? ETH’s latest rally kicked off in mid-July and managed to push the crypto up by as much as 74%. More importantly, … Read more

Ethereum 2.0 draws closer, Goerli testnet merge slated for August

Ethereum’s (ETH) tenth shadow fork went live on July 26 at 11:45 UTC bringing the network closer to its transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism. Ethereum’s tenth shadow fork is live The shadow fork went live 26 hours ahead of schedule with no significant glitches reported and sets the stage for the Goerli testnet … Read more

How Crypto Bull Markets Have Been Influenced and Driven by Ethereum

Ethereum prices are surging again today leading broader crypto markets higher once again, and this appears to be a trend that has happened before. Ethereum is the top performing digital asset at the moment, gaining more than 14% on the day and beating all other assets in the top twenty by market capitalization. ETH prices … Read more

Could Ethereum Be Classified as a Security After The Merge?

The highly anticipated Ethereum Merge has been driving momentum for the asset and broader crypto market over the past week, but there could be negative regulatory implications. There are several bullish factors for Ethereum’s transition to proof-of-stake in September. A massive reduction in network energy consumption and deflationary issuance are two of the major ones. … Read more

Vitalik Updates Ethereum Roadmap With ‘Surges’ and ‘Purges’

If the Merge hasn’t caused enough hype and FOMO over the past week, the Ethereum network will undergo a Surge, Verge, Purge, and Splurge as part of its ongoing development roadmap. Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin unveiled the next steps in the roadmap for the network at the annual Ethereum Community Conference (EthCC) in Paris on … Read more

Ethereum Price Prediction: $1,711 By the End of 2022, $14,412 by 2030

Ethereum Price Prediction: Ethereum (ETH) is expected to drop to $675 this year. But, don’t cry yet. It is also predicted to recover at the end the year to $1,711. These predictions are according to Finder.com’s latest Ethereum Price Predictions Report. If you do hold Ethereum, Finder says you should be prepared for a volatile … Read more