PoS Round-Up is our focused biweekly report on the major news in and around the Proof of Stake ecosystem.
The Berlin hard fork, set to land in just a couple of days, introduces a number of optimizations and paves the way for the London upgrade, which will include EIP-1559, among five other EIPs.
After two slash-free months, there was an isolated slashing event on the Beacon Chain on April 6.
Bits & Bytes
- The Ethereum price has been setting new all-time highs
- The NFT space continues to buzz, with big players getting involved
IRISnet has enabled IBC transfers on its mainnet!
Learn more in their blog post:
Agoric has released its first public beta!
We’ll be joined by Agoric in just a few hours at 00:00 UTC on April 14 for a live AMA.
DeFi-focused Proof of Stake blockchain Persistence went live at the end of March.
NuCypher’s first DAO proposal, which seeks to reduce gas fees by about 7x by extending period duration from 24 hours to 7 days, is live.
We added support for Flow.
We open sourced our Eth2 Monitor tool and released a blog post about it.
Crypto Kickers designed some stakefish kicks for our excursions in the metaverse!
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