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Geth client for Ethereum now handles blocks 40% faster

Geth client for Ethereum now handles blocks 40% faster

The latest release of Geth, which is the main client in Ethereum, “optimizes the processing of “dirty” object during the processing of the blocks and this in turn has led to the fact that processing speed increased by 40%”. This is the normal update that is not accompanied by any fork. However, optimization of the… More

Coinbase has acquired mobile wallet Cipher ethereum Browser

Coinbase has acquired mobile wallet Cipher ethereum Browser

Representatives of the Cipher Browser, which is also developing a browser for decentralised applications Web 3 (Dapp), stated that combine many features with Toshi, decentralized mobile browser, which is developed in Coinbase. Browser Cipher’s founder, Peter Kim will become the new head of Toshi, because both apps integrate their functions. We combine many functions in… More

Vitali spoke against hard forks Ethereum

Vitali spoke against hard forks Ethereum

Acne Buterin opposed to hard forks, whose sole purpose is to make mining with ASIC-s is impossible. As you know Bitmain recently announced the release party ASIC-s for work in Ethereum, Antminer E3. In response to community Ethereum began to gain popularity the idea of holding a hard forks, which, bitcoin mining with ASIC-s would… More

The reward per block for miners Ethereum will be reduced to 0.6 ETH

The reward per block for miners Ethereum will be reduced to 0.6 ETH

Ethereum has published specifications for the first phase of Friendly Finality Gadget Casper (Casper FFG), which is also known as the first version of the hybrid Protocol, which combines two algorithms: proof of work (Proof of Work PoW) and proof of rate (Proof of Stake PoS). In this specification finally, there is evidence that the… More