Proof of work is a costly signal that tells nodes on a network how to act when there are nodes on the network that are in disagreement.
Eli Afram examines the ins and outs of the upgrade to the Ethereum network, analyzing the merits on the basis of technical and societal.
The brouhaha reflects other famous instances in cryptocurrency history where users and communities have rebelled against protocol developers.
The rewards-based social network being developed by Block.one has reportedly switched away from running on the EOS public blockchain.
Coinbase is looking to provide their customers with additional value through staking services, if they have any customers left after this week.
Dr. Craig Wright has tried for several years to help the cryptocurrency community understand the differences between proof of work (PoW) and proof of stake (PoS).