Merge

After the Merge, these are the improvements that prepare for Ethereum

The merge was completed on Ethereum. The next important stage to activate will be the Arises and with it the process known as shardingwhich will increase the scalability of the network. Meanwhile, the developers already discussing what other improvements should be included in this update. Under the tag Shanghai-candidate, in the forum Ethereum MagiciansEthereum code …

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How to configure Metamask for ETHW, the Ethereum fork after the Merge

select the network in the wallet metamask

EthereumPoW is the network resulting from the fork that Ethereum experienced on September 15, 2022, after the Merge occurred and mining was abandoned. The ETHW cryptocurrency is the native token and unit of account of this new network. There are wallets compatible with ETHW and one of them in Metamask. in this walkthrough you will …

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Did the Ethereum Merge lower global electricity consumption? Let’s see the data

Key facts: Global electricity consumption was expected to decrease by 0.2% after the Merge. Other GPU minable networks have seen a recent increase in hashrate. The relationship between electricity consumption and cryptocurrency mining is very close, which is why some members of the Ethereum community claim that the Merge contributed to significantly reducing the amount …

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How to mine ETHW, the fork of Ethereum after the Merge

How to mine ETHW, the fork of Ethereum after the Merge

Ethereum abandoned mining forever. However, a new fork keeps the original code with proof of work (PoW). We are talking about the EthereumPoW network and its native currency ETHW. The following tutorial is intended for people with experience mining cryptocurrencies. We will show you, step by step, how to “reconfigure” old ether (ETH) mining equipment …

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Ethereum is still inflationary 5 days after the Merge

chart shows increase in ether supply since ethereum merge

Key facts: Network activity is still low and that decreases the ETH burn per block. Despite this, the emission without the Merge would have been much higher. With the transition to Ethereum 2.0 from the Merge, Ethereum was expected to become a deflationary network. However, this objective has not yet been achieved, although the emission …

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GPU Manufacturer Cancels Production of New Models After Ethereum Merge

EVGA GeForce RTX 2060 Video Card (GPU)

EVGA, a well-known manufacturer of PC parts, announced that it will not launch new lines of graphics cards (GPUs) just days after the Ethereum Merge. The proximity between the company’s announcement and the event that eradicated the mining of the native ether (ETH) network suggests that there could be a cause-consequence relationship between them. Nevertheless, …

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What cryptocurrencies did Ethereum miners migrate to after the Merge?

What cryptocurrencies did Ethereum miners migrate to after the Merge?

In the Ethereum realm, developers and enthusiasts celebrate the arrival of the merge, which changes the way transactions are recorded for that network. But not everything is sweet as wine. Former Ethereum miners are now migrating to other networks, where they can earn cryptocurrency rewards for their work. With just a “thank you miners” the …

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The Ethereum fork is confirmed after the Merge, ETHW is born

hashrate chart and ethw price

The group of miners that intended to fork the network to launch EthereumPoW (ETHW) confirms that, in less than 24 hours, the new cryptocurrency will be a reality. Is about a new blockchain that maintains the Ethereum consensus algorithm as it was before the move to proof-of-stake. ETHW continues with proof of work, that is, …

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