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...

Ethereum Blockchain - Muir Glacier Upgrade

Muir Glacier is the upcoming upgrade on Ethereum Blockchain to delay the difficulty bomb. Istanbul is the latest upgrade that was deployed on the mainnet on Dec 07, 2019, and Berlin is next in line. An upgrade to push Ice Age has its own importance on Ethereum blockchain but because of the complexity of the prediction of the difficulty bomb, the timing can be surprising. The upgrade may appear 3-5 days before or after due...

Ethereum Blockchain - Berlin Upgrade (initial proposal)

Follow Berlin upgrade here  planned in June-July 2020 (April 13, 2020) (This post is no longer valid for Ethereum's upgrade Berlin) Meta EIP-2070  for Berlin was created on May 20, 2019, in order to collect EIPs which could not make it to Istanbul and were being considered for the subsequent upgrade Istanbul II aka Berlin. A lot changed in the past one year, priorities changed, different improvment protocol is introduced. So, now Ethereum's next upgrade...

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