Crypto Crash Threatens Stolen North Korea Funds As It Accelerates Weapons Testing

SEOUL, June 29 (Reuters) – Slumping cryptocurrency markets have wiped out millions of dollars in funds stolen by North Korean hackers, four digital investigators say, threatening a key funding source for the stricken country. sanctions and its weapons programs. North Korea has invested resources in cryptocurrency theft in recent years, making it a potent hacking … Read more

Ethereum accelerates the transition to Proof of Stake – The Merge successfully deployed on Ropsten

Ethereum accelerates the transition to Proof of Stake The

Another victory for Ethereum – Since its launch in 2015, the network Ethereum needs to transition from its consensus mechanism. Thus, the proof of work must be abandoned in favor of the proof of stake. This shift in consensus will occur through a process called The Merge. The first step, namely the deployment of The … Read more

Ethereum accelerates its transition to proof of stake with the launch of the first shadow fork – BeinCrypto

Ethereum accelerates its transition to proof of stake with the

The first shadow fork of the Ethereum mainnet was launched on April 10. It looks like the developers of the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization want to speed up the network’s transition to proof-of-stake (PoS). On Sunday, April 10, Ethereum developers took a huge step forward in gradually transitioning the network to a Proof of … Read more