The bug sheds light on the challenges of Bitcoin’s decentralization. At least we’ve got 86 years for the community to join together and implement a fix.
It’s alive! Cardano has successfully hard forked to its major upgrade, Shelley, which introduced proof-of-stake to the network
Two of Ethereum Classic’s largest clients are walking away from the project. That leaves only 30% of the network to support future updates.
79% of Ethereum nodes run on Geth. Core developers have pushed back July’s Berlin hard fork so other clients can catch up.
Ethereum Classic has largely followed Ethereum in lockstep. But as the larger chain goes toward Proof-of-Stake, ETC is sticking with Proof-of-Work.
Witnesses on Steem have frozen eight accounts, putting a total of 17.6 million steem in limbo. It’s the latest drama since March 20’s Hive hard fork.
It’s been a week since the Hive blockchain broke off from Steem in protest. So far, the market action has been on the side of the dissidents.
The blockchain for bloggers, Steem, is moving to Hive.io, CoinDesk has learned. The hostile hard fork is scheduled for Friday.
The upgrade saw an “inadvertent” split as an unknown entity mined a block on the old chain, the BSV team says.
Similar to the network’s last backwards-incompatible upgrade in September, Atlantis, Agharta makes ethereum classic more interoperable with sister-chain ethereum.