Tag: Hard Fork

Ethereum Byzantium HardFork

Get Ready for the Ethereum Byzantium Hard Fork

The hardfork on the Ethereum network called Byzantium has now officially been set. It will occur at block number 4.37m which is likely to be at between 12:00 and 13:00 UTC on Monday the 16th of October. This is on...

/ October 12, 2017
Charlie Lee Predicts Coinbase response

Charlie Lee Predicts Coinbase Reaction to SegWit2x

Given that there is a particularly big event approaching Bitcoin in November, one would expect the largest Bitcoin exchange to lay out how they will handle it. However, in the face of the possible SegWit2X hard-fork, Coinbase has been quite...

/ October 3, 2017
Bitcoin Gold Hard Fork

Are we Heading to yet Another Version of Bitcoin?

It seems as if many investors were just getting used to the concept of Bitcoin cash, Bitcoin¬†and the SegWitx2 fork in November. However, they may have to get used to the concept of yet another version of Bitcoin called “Bitcoin...

/ September 27, 2017
Ethereum Verifies first ZK-snark

Byzantium Ethereum Upgrade verifies first ZK-Snark Proof

The eager wait for the first Ethereum upgrade is now over. As we previously reported, the Byzantium stage of the upgrade is now running on the test net and it has just verified its first ZK-Snark proof. For those who...

/ September 21, 2017
Ethereum is Testing Hard Fork in TestNet

Ethereum is Testing Hard Fork in TestNet

One of the first stages of the Ethereum Metropolis upgrade (Byzantium) is now being tested on Ropsten, the Ethereum testing environment. We previously covered the Byzantium upgrade in an update on the Metropolis hard fork a few days ago. The...

/ September 19, 2017
Ethereum Metropolis Hard Fork

Ethereum Announces the Metropolis Hard Fork

It seems as if Ethereum has fallen out of the limelight quite recently with the recent news about the fork in Bitcoin and the creation of Bitcoin cash. Yet, the Ethereum development team has been hard at work developing updates...

/ August 27, 2017