Litecoin is finally launching its major Mimblewimble upgrade

Litecoin is finally launching its major Mimblewimble upgrade

After two years of development, Litecoin (LTC) has finally launched its highly anticipated Mimblewimble upgrade, opening the door to more privacy-oriented transactions on the network.  Mimblewimble’s integration into Litecoin came by way... Read more »
Footprint Analytics: Will the London Upgrade Deflate ETH? | Annual Report 2021

Footprint Analytics: Will the London Upgrade Deflate ETH? | Annual Report 2021

Ethereum remained the top blockchain in 2021 by TVL (total value locked), but its market share continued to erode, dropping from nearly 100% at the beginning of the year to 65%. Its... Read more »
The Bitcoin network welcomes Taproot soft fork upgrade

The Bitcoin network welcomes Taproot soft fork upgrade

The Bitcoin (BTC) network successfully activated the Taproot soft fork following a 90% lock-in consensus from miners and mining pools between blocks 709,488 and 709,632. The milestone signifies the first major upgrade... Read more »
Bitcoin Taproot upgrade improves the network as BTC price impact may be limited

Bitcoin Taproot upgrade improves the network as BTC price impact may be limited

Bitcoin is set to undergo a major network upgrade, Taproot, in nearly two days, i.e., on Nov. 14 or 255 blocks later, as per data from Taproot.watch. This is the first significant... Read more »
Ethereum's Arrow Glacier upgrade delays Difficulty Bomb until June 2022

Ethereum’s Arrow Glacier upgrade delays Difficulty Bomb until June 2022

Ethereum is set to undergo a scheduled upgrade at block number 13,773,000, which should take place around December 8th. The Arrow Glacier network upgrade will delay the difficulty bomb until June 2022,... Read more »
Ethereum hits new ATH after Altair upgrade shows clear path to the merge

Ethereum hits new ATH after Altair upgrade shows clear path to the merge

The price of Ether (ETH) has bounced to a new all-time high (ATH) on Friday as it hit $4,400.97 at around 1:02 am UTC, according to the ETH/USD price indexes on Coinbase... Read more »
Ethereum 2.0 inches closer with the Beacon Chain’s Altair upgrade

Ethereum 2.0 inches closer with the Beacon Chain’s Altair upgrade

The price of Ether (ETH) nearly hit a new all-time high on Oct. 21 before falling below $4,000 after the $435-million options expiry on Oct. 22 soured the mood. The Ethereum network... Read more »