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The New Classic? Protesters Are Already Plotting Alternative Ethereums

Click here to view original web page at www.coindesk.com An ethereum hard fork wouldn’t be complete without a protest movement (or two). The second-largest public blockchain by total value, ethereum successfully forked yesterday, activating a bundle of upgrades that make its blockchain faster and better-suited for developers. But while the… Read more »

The Byzantium Countdown: What’s Left Before Ethereum’s Next Fork?

Click here to view original web page at www.coindesk.com The next major update to ethereum, the world’s second largest blockchain by total value, is set to go live in less than a week. Part of a larger, multi-component upgrade called Metropolis, the so-called “Byzantium” code will be enforced at block… Read more »