Ethereum 2.0 Now Has Over 200k Validators, 6.42M ETH Staked

Over 6.42 Million ETH is Currently Staked on the Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Furthermore, deposits to the Ethereum 2.0 contract continue to increase as the switch to a Proof-of-Stake algorithm, progresses on the network. According to Etherescan, there is a total of 6,420,866 Ethereum on the ETH 2.0 deposit contract worth $14.857 Billion. The growth… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 Now Has Over 200k Validators, 6.42M ETH Staked

ETH 2.0 will help Ether outpace Bitcoin, Pantera Capital CEO predicts

Amid the looming Ethereum London hard fork, Pantera Capital CEO Dan Morehead predicted that the upcoming upgrade would likely help Ether (ETH) outpace Bitcoin (BTC) as the largest cryptocurrency. As a newer cryptocurrency, Ether has more potential than Bitcoin, Morehead said at the Reuters Global Markets Forum on Monday, noting that the latest Ethereum Improvement… Continue reading ETH 2.0 will help Ether outpace Bitcoin, Pantera Capital CEO predicts

Ethereum 2.0 Surpasses 200,000 Validators

Ethereum 2.0 has reached more than 200,000 validators for the first time since it launched seven months ago on December the 1st 2020. The Proof of Stake (PoS) network has operated without any problems since then, with it gradually courting confidence to the point it now holds 6,405,339 eth. That’s worth $13.5 billion, which is… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 Surpasses 200,000 Validators

Ethereum 2.0 approaches 6 million staked ETH milestone

Ethereum 2.0 is approaching what some are calling a major milestone in its short history — 6 million staked Ether (ETH). The Ethereum Launchpad, Ethereum 2.0’s portal for validators to stake their coins, shows some 5.9 million staked Ether and almost 180,000 validators powering the blockchain Wednesday. That averages out to just slightly more than… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 approaches 6 million staked ETH milestone

Ethereum 2.0 approaches 6 million staked ETH milestone

Ethereum 2.0 is approaching what some are calling a major milestone in its short history — 6 million staked Ether (ETH). The Ethereum Launchpad, Ethereum 2.0’s portal for validators to stake their coins, shows some 5.9 million staked Ether and almost 180,000 validators powering the blockchain Wednesday. That averages out to just slightly more than… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 approaches 6 million staked ETH milestone

BTCS Expands its Ethereum 2.0 Staking Operation to 200 Nodes

100 more nodes launched for a total of 6,400 ETH valued at approx. $11M now staked Silver Spring, MD – (Globe Newswire – March 11, 2021) – BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (“BTCS” or the “Company”), a digital asset and blockchain technology focused company, today announced it further expanded its transaction verification services operation on Ethereum… Continue reading BTCS Expands its Ethereum 2.0 Staking Operation to 200 Nodes

HF1 of the Latest Ethereum 2.0 Beacon Chain Set in Motion

A proposal published on Monday by Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum co-founder, noted that the Beacon Chain might be undergoing its first hard fork judgment. Presenting The HF1 Hard Fork The hard fork will be known as HF1 for now and would allow developers to roll out critical upgrades to Beacon Chain.  HF1 has three primary aims.… Continue reading HF1 of the Latest Ethereum 2.0 Beacon Chain Set in Motion

Ethereum 2.0 closes in on $4B value locked as stakers commit over 2% of supply

Little more than a month after launching, the Ethereum 2.0 blockchain now holds 2.7 million Ether (ETH), worth $3.8 billion. The combination of the Ether price rally and an ever increasing amount of stakers have propelled the Ethereum 2.0 blockchain to become the third largest blockchain by staked funds. This is an increase of more… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 closes in on $4B value locked as stakers commit over 2% of supply

Stack 2.0 Introduces a New Way of Earning BTC

2020 is synonymous with many things. Coronavirus. Central banks going to the money presses. And growth; tremendous expansion in crypto.  In all honesty, most didn’t expect Bitcoin to tear higher like it did in 2020. From being minnows to indisputable champion in finance in 12 short years, there is so much more that investors are… Continue reading Stack 2.0 Introduces a New Way of Earning BTC

Ethereum 2.0 – Ether’s journey from a security to a security

The quantum mechanical properties of Ether Superposition is a quantum property that effectively refers to the ability to simultaneously be in multiple states. Ether (“ETH”) appears to be in superposition as commentary suggests it is and isn’t a security at the same time. In 2018, William Hinman, then Director of the SEC’s Division of Corporation… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 – Ether’s journey from a security to a security

Small business PPP loan 2.0 recipients may benefit from this key tax change

Stimulus deal includes extended PPP, funding for vaccine distribution: Rep. Dan Meuser Rep. Dan Meuser. R-Penn., provides insight into what the stimulus deal will include and when it will most likely be voted on. Congress passed a $900 billion round of coronavirus relief, which will allow eligible small business owners to apply for another loan… Continue reading Small business PPP loan 2.0 recipients may benefit from this key tax change

Ethereum 2.0 still has a long road ahead, MEW founder says

Ethereum 2.0 launched its Beacon Chain on Tuesday, marking the project’s transition to a proof-of-stake, or PoS, mining algorithm. With Phase 0 now in the rearview mirror, the founder and CEO of MyEtherWallet, Kosala Hemachandra, recently explained the next hurdle for Eth2. “I think the question should be, what is not the next hurdle for… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 still has a long road ahead, MEW founder says

Ethereum 2.0 receives Binance’s staking support

Ethereum has taken its first step towards Proof of Stake [PoS] today, with the Beacon Chain going live. The excitement was visible all across Twitter as people celebrated the new beginning for ETH. Adding to this celebration, Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges,  launched ETH 2.0 Staking service from 2 December. The announcement noted:… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 receives Binance’s staking support

Ethereum 2.0 staking is coming to Coinbase

U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has outlined plans for supporting Ethereum 2.0 staking rewards — possibly setting the stage for even wider adoption of the smart contract platform.  In an official blog post, Coinbase says it plans to roll out Eth2 staking, trading and conversion services starting in early 2021. Once Eth2 is supported, existing Coinbase… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 staking is coming to Coinbase

Ethereum 2.0 to boost DeFi but delayed launch may set the network back

This deposit contract is the first step that would eventually lead to the launch of Ethereum 2.0. If to consider that the launch will go down successfully, Ethereum will ship the Beacon Chain and introduce proof-of-stake to the ecosystem, which is currently based on the proof-of-work, another consensus algorithm that is based on mining. Shard… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 to boost DeFi but delayed launch may set the network back

ETH 2.0 benefits will come faster than people expect, Vitalik says in AMA

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin recently answered a number of community questions as part of an “ask me anything,” or AMA, session on Reddit. During the AMA, hosted by the Ethereum Foundation’s ETH 2.0 research team, Buterin said that he expects noticeable network improvements sooner rather than later. “TLDR: merge happens faster, PoS happens faster, you… Continue reading ETH 2.0 benefits will come faster than people expect, Vitalik says in AMA

ETH 2.0 benefits will come faster than people expect, Vitalik says in AMA

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin recently answered a number of community questions as part of an “ask me anything,” or AMA, session on Reddit. During the AMA, hosted by the Ethereum Foundation’s ETH 2.0 research team, Buterin said that he expects noticeable network improvements sooner rather than later. “TLDR: merge happens faster, PoS happens faster, you… Continue reading ETH 2.0 benefits will come faster than people expect, Vitalik says in AMA

Ethereum 2.0: Only over 10% of deposit contract filled after a week

In a development that has been dubbed an ‘unannounced hard fork,’ Ethereum developers introduced changes to the underlying code earlier in the day, changes that led to the Ethereum blockchain splitting. A new version valid for upgraded nodes was created and was seen as invalid by older ones that did not upgrade. The development gave… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0: Only over 10% of deposit contract filled after a week

Wasabi Bitcoin Wallet 2.0 Set to Go Live with Better Privacy

zkSNACKs, the firm in charge of privacy-centric Bitcoin wallet, Wasabi, has announced that Wasabi Wallet 2.0 will go live in 2021, with a vast array of features, including enhanced privacy, according to a blog post on November 5, 2020. Wasabi 2.0 Loading  Despite upgrading its Bitcoin transaction mixing functionality earlier this year, to offer users… Continue reading Wasabi Bitcoin Wallet 2.0 Set to Go Live with Better Privacy

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract found on Github

The growth of Ethereum has been experiencing a slow down compared to its journey in the first half of the year. As the crypto market deals with a much volatile period right now, ETH’s value has trended lower since the end of October and was currently at $382.10. However, the Ethereum community was met with… Continue reading Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract found on Github