What Ethereum [ETH] traders can expect from Q4

Ethereum has been in the heat of discussion on social media following the release of the Merge last week. However, everything has not gone according to plan as ETH prices have dropped below $1,350. In fact, Ether’s weekly losses are now at more than 17% according to CoinMarketCap. But anonymous crypto enthusiast (@CryptoGucci) believes all … Read more

Ethereum: Merge bloodshed couldn’t deter these weak macro benefits

Ethereum, the largest altcoin is down by 25% over the past seven days. Clearly, the much-hyped Merge narratives failed to work their ‘expected’ charm. Despite the fundamental change in its emission dynamics, the event resulted in a “sell the news” development in the price. Now, the question is- From institutional backlash to retail, could things … Read more

White hat hacker grumbles over Arbitrum bounty reward after saving network from $475M loss

Riptide, a white hat hacker that discovered a vulnerability on Arbitrum, tweeted that his find was eligible for the max bounty reward of $2 million instead of the 400 ETH ($53,000) reward he got. No big deal just bridging a cool $470mm through the same Inbox contract 👀 Definitely should be eligible for a max … Read more

Research: Ethereum’s move to PoS is trading off decentralization for scalability

With the Merge finally completed, Ethereum is now running as a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) network. However, its transition from a Proof-of-Work (PoW) system has been highly controversial. Supporters of PoW mining feared that staking would centralize the network and threaten its independence. Those fighting for a PoS network touted the scalability and precision that would arise … Read more

Ethereum [ETH] traders going long must know these Q3 stats

Cryptocurrency research platform Messari, in a new report, assessed the performance of Ethereum [ETH] in Q3 2022. Titled “State of Ethereum Q3 2022,” Messari found that the blockchain witnessed an uptick in activity on the network in Q3 over the last quarter. However, the network also logged some sectoral declines and suffered a general drop … Read more

Announcing the First OGV Buyback for veOGV Holders

Since launching Origin Dollar Governance (OGV) in mid-July, we’ve been thrilled by the community’s support, adoption, and comprehensive feedback regarding this fresh addition to the Origin ecosystem. We’re proud to announce the first buyback of OGV using accrued protocol fees to reward veOGV holders. Despite the macroclimate, many community members have elected to stake their … Read more

Why ETHPoW’s >40% surge post the Merge shouldn’t get miners all elated   

ETHPoW, in contrast to its recent development, rallied 44.85% from its value on 19 September. According to CoinMarketCap, the cryptocurrency went from $0.480 to trade at $6.73 at press time. For its investors, this could be a sigh of relief since the breakdown of servers led to a massive loss in value in one day. … Read more

Ethereum: Is the king of altcoins eyeing Bitcoin’s throne post the Merge

The Merge has finally launched on Ethereum [ETH] and nothing has been the same ever since. What had hoped to be a major bullish event has turned into a short-term beacon of pain for ETH traders. However, the post-Merge crypto market is witnessing a strange trend reversal as Ethereum‘s trading volume share hit an all-time … Read more

Experts argue SEC cannot claim jurisdiction over Ethereum transactions

Several experts have disagreed with the U.S. SEC’s claim that it has jurisdiction over Ethereum transactions because there are more ETH nodes in the country than any other. SEC claims jurisdiction over ETH transactions In its charges against crypto promoter Ian Balina, the SEC said several U.S.-based investors participated in an investment pool that Ethereum … Read more

Ethereum: Assessing every nook and cranny of PoS network since merge

Described by Glassnode as the “most impressive feats of engineering in the blockchain industry,” the final transition of the Ethereum network from the consensus mechanism of Proof-of-Work (PoW) to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) occurred on 15 September. On 15 September at 06:46:46 UTC, the last PoW mined block was produced at Ethereum blockheight 15,537,393, following which the … Read more