Eth 2.0

Ethereum 2.0 Staking Contract Now Holds the Most Ether: $21.3B

“It just shows that staking on Eth 2.0 is incredibly popular,” said Ben Edgington, lead product owner at ConsenSys.

Markets  ·  19 August 2021

Ethereum Devs Grapple With Worst-Case Scenarios

Is Ethereum ready for the “London” hard fork?

Tech  ·  28 July 2021

Valid Points: Ethereum’s Most Profitable DeFi Applications

Plus: Pulse Check gets a new look, and getting ready for August’s hard fork.

Tech  ·  21 July 2021
Ethereum Mining

Valid Points: The Problem With MEV on Ethereum

Will the transition to proof-of-stake come soon enough?

Tech  ·  14 July 2021
Ethereum Mining

Valid Points: The Fate of Ethereum Miners When There’s Nothing Left to Mine

Also: Why there’s growing demand for bitcoin on Ethereum.

Tech  ·  7 July 2021

Institutional Investors Come to Polygon Amid Rising Ethereum Layer-2 Demand, Blockchain Data Shows

Questions remain about promised scalability improvement from Ethereum 2.0.

Tech  ·  16 June 2021

DeFi Projects Continue Flocking to Layer 2 Solution Polygon

Polygon’s cheaper transaction costs and faster block time have driven increased adoption by a number of major projects.

Markets  ·  15 June 2021

Valid Points: New Deposits to Ethereum 2.0 Reach Record High in May

Eth 2.0 deposits hit a record high last month, and now the first Ethereum node has launched into outer space where it now resides aboard the ISS.

Tech  ·  9 June 2021

Valid Points: MEV on Eth 2.0: The Good, Bad and Ugly

Greater variance in validator income raises important questions about the dynamics of staking on Ethereum under PoS.

Tech  ·  12 May 2021

Ether, on Winning Streak, Surges to Record Over $3.2K, Tops Bank of America on Market Cap

Ether's milestone comes surging trader interest in the leading smart-contracts blockchain.

Markets  ·  3 May 2021

Valid Takes: More Ethereum Upgrades to Come After Proof of Stake, Buterin Says

The Ethereum 2.0 network had its first major incident on Saturday; Vitalik projects many more upgrades in Ethereum's post-merge future

Tech  ·  28 April 2021

Staked Introduces Eth 2.0 Trust for Accredited Investors

Staked’s Eth 2.0 trust promises 8% yearly returns denominated in ether.

News  ·  25 March 2021

Valid Points: How Ethereum’s Governance Process Alters ‘The Merge’

Ethereum developers have turned their attention to The Merge.

Tech  ·  24 March 2021

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Nears All-Time High As US House Passes $1.9T COVID-19 Relief

Bitcoin is within range of a quick run to the all-time high of $58,332.

Markets  ·  10 March 2021

Valid Points: CoinDesk’s Ethereum 2.0 Validator Is Officially Staked

Ethereum developers met Tuesday to compare research on the eventual merge of Eth 1.x and Eth 2.0.

Tech  ·  3 February 2021