What is the Ethereum Casper Protocol?

The Ethereum Casper Protocol is largely attributed to Vlad Zamfir, one of the most notable developers working on Ethereum. The Casper protocol has been created  to help Ethereum make the move from a Proof-of-Work (PoW) model to a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) model, while minimising the risks associated with such a development. The proposal will also work as…

The Ethereum Casper Protocol is largely attributed to Vlad Zamfir, one of the most notable developers working on Ethereum. The Casper protocol has been created  to help Ethereum make the move from a Proof-of-Work (PoW) model to a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) model, while minimising the risks associated with such a development. The proposal will also work as a scaling solution, reduce centralisation and remove what many people see as the resource wastin g PoW. Issues with Proof-of-Work Ethereum has always planned to move to a Proof-of-Stake algorithm. Proof-of-Work has had many detractors over the years. The most common criticism is that PoW can be intensive in its energy usage. Rumours have circled that Bitcoin, which uses PoW, is using the equivalent of The post What is the Ethereum Casper Protocol? appeared first on Coin Rivet.

Ethereum (ETH): Casper and Sharding Will Most Likely be Released Simultaneously

Ethereum (ETH) – The developer of Ethereum’s EIP-1011, Danny Ryan, just announced some updates to Ethereum’s scaling solution. Casper and sharding are coming together ❤️ https://t.co/LMrd7qOIqR — dannyryan (@dannyryan) June 15, 2018 According to Ryan, the recent research has confirmed that the long-awaited Casper upgrade can be activated in one of the shards. Originally, it was…

Ethereum [ETH]

Ethereum (ETH) – The developer of Ethereum’s EIP-1011, Danny Ryan, just announced some updates to Ethereum’s scaling solution.

Casper and sharding are coming together ❤️ https://t.co/LMrd7qOIqR

— dannyryan (@dannyryan) June 15, 2018

According to Ryan, the recent research has confirmed that the long-awaited Casper upgrade can be activated in one of the shards. Originally, it was expected to be created by a smart contract, but in the 40th Ethereum core developer meeting this Friday, that was proven otherwise.

Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s co-founder, thinks that the combo of sharding and the …

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