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Vitalik Buterin: Centralized stablecoins could decide the future of Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin

Key facts: USDC is the stablecoin with the largest number of tokens on Ethereum. In a fork, any token would be duplicated on the new blockchain. Vitalik Buterin, co-creator of Ethereum, argues that the stablecoins that inhabit the network could decide which chain resulting from a fork would be considered the “true”. He put special …

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90% of Bitcoin Lightning Network transactions are centralized in a few nodes

Bitmain launches new Bitcoin miner with liquid cooling system

Key facts: According to theory, centralization poses risks to the Bitcoin Lightning Network. Few node nodes encompass more and more Lightning Network channels and liquidity. The Lightning network, Bitcoin’s second layer solution, is showing signs of centralization that could pose risks to its security, according to specialists. According to one recent research, 9 out of …

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