Ethereum Blockchain - Berlin Upgrade

Ethereum blockchain is getting ready for another network upgrade - Berlin. Background "Berlin" was initially named as Istanbul II as it contained most of the EIPs that was originally proposed for Istanbul. For Istanbul, over 25 EIPs were porposed. But, in the interest of 'being on schedule', core developers decided to proceed with only 6 EIPs and dropped rest for Istanbul II, later named as Berlin. Istanbul was deployed in December 2019 followed...

How to set up an Ethereum Geth node on Linux

This article will help you to set up an Ethereum Geth node on a Linux machine. We worked on Ubuntu 18.04, and Geth for this article, but the instruction should be similar for any other version....

Early Eth1<->Eth2 switch is official!

Early Eth1Eth2 switch is official. The goal is getting rid of the PoW chain and moving everything onto the beacon chain on an accelerated schedule....

Bitcoin Options See Volumes Explode as Coronavirus Fear Perpetuate

Bitcoin options are experience heavy volume as traders bet that prices could continue to sell off. One of the benefits of trading options as opposed to futures contracts or CFDs is that if you purchase options your loss is limited to the premium you pay for the option. According to Coindesk, trading volume on bitcoin options is a record high during the first 2-weeks of March. Option trading volumes have been increasing in 2020. What...

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