EthereumPoW team plans to freeze selected contracts, community pushes back

Ethereum (ETH) is all set to transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) network by Sept. 15-16 that would see an end to its current proof-of-work (PoW) chain. This event would eliminate PoW mining from the Ethereum ecosystem.

The terminal total difficulty has been set to 58750000000000000000000.

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3 cryptocurrencies that stand to outperform ETH price thanks to Ethereum’s Merge

After years of waiting, Ethereum is finally prepared to become a full-fledged proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain. Besides Ethereum’s native token Ether (ETH), the valuation of several other tokens have not only benefited greatly, but could also keep outperforming ETH after the Merge.

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Crypto community divided over Ethereum hard fork

Following Chandler Guo’s public vow to fork Ethereum (ETH), the call for a hard fork has grown significantly, leaving stakeholders to pitch their tent on different sides.
Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun and his crypto exchange Poloniex were one of the first supporters of the idea.

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What will cryptocurrency look like in 2027? Here are 5 predictions

The year is 2027. It’s a time of great innovation and technological advancement, but also a time of chaos. What will the crypto market look like in 2027? (For those unfamiliar, that’s a line from the 2011 video game, Deus Ex.

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Ethereum Classic up over 150% in July as ETH 2.0 draws closer

Ethereum Classic’s (ETC) value increased by over 150% in July, making it one of the top performing digital assets of the month.
The asset was trading at $36.50 as of press time after shedding over 11% in the last 24 hours.

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50% Rally Sees Ethereum Classic Becomes 19th Largest Cryptocurrency | Bitcoinist.com

Ethereum Classic has put on a show for the crypto market in the last two weeks. The rallies which have seen Bitcoin and Ethereum hit one-month highs have propelled the altcoin to some of the largest gains recorded in the market.

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Vitalik Buterin Claims Ethereum Merge Will Be Priced After It Goes Live | Bitcoinist.com

Merge is the currently awaited upgrade on the Ethereum blockchain. With the launch of Merge, the network is expected to migrate from Proof-of-Work (PoW) to a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus mechanism.
This would finally remove the mining process entirely from the Ethereum blockchain.

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Ethereum Classic soars 100% in nine days outperforming ETH as ‘the Merge’ approaches

Ethereum Classic (ETC) has been outperforming its arch-rival Ethereum’s native token Ether (ETH) during the current crypto market rebound with the ETC/ETH pairs at 10-month highs.

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