Vitalik Buterin


Vitalik Buterin Confirms Ethereum’s Merge Could Happen in August

Vitalik Buterin, along with a few core Ethereum developers, claimed that The Merge will be completed in August this year. Arguably the most anticipated event in Ethereum’s 7-year-old history could come in the next few months, asserted the project’s co-founder as well as a couple of core ETH developers. This should happen before the “difficulty bomb” slows down the network.

Vitalik Buterin reveals when Ethereum merge could happen

On Friday, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin suggested that the Ethereum Merge—that is, transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) protocol—will most likely take place by August 2022. If complexities emerge after the Ropsten Testnet, it will undoubtedly be delayed until October. Preston Van Loon, an Ethereum core developer, gave a...

Vitalik Buterin sets date for Ethereum’s Merge, fueling a bullish breakout

Ethereum Merge could occur by summer 2022, reveals co-founder Vitalik Buterin at Web3.0 ETH Developer Summit in Shanghai. Buterin believes that ETH merge on the Ropsten testnet will mark a key development milestone for the altcoin. Technical analysts believe the Ethereum price could hit $2,800 as a potential bearish retest...

Is Vitalik Buterin about to jump from Ethereum to Bitcoin?

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin posted a tweetstorm this week revealing contradictions in his thoughts and values. Buterin listed ten distinct contradictions, including reducing reliance on people versus building lasting systems and his love of decentralization and democracy versus a tendency to agree with intellectual elites over “the people.”. Surprisingly,...

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Supports TerraUSD (UST) Recovery Plan That Prioritizes Small Holders

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin says he supports a suggestion on how to reimburse holders of TerraUSD (UST) following the massive collapse of the Terra ecosystem last week. Originally put forth by a Twitter account named PersianCapital, the suggestion involves prioritizing the smallest holders in order to make them 100% whole after losing their funds to Anchor, Terra’s lending and borrowing protocol.

Vitalik Buterin says ETH Layer-2 fees need to reach $0.05 to be acceptable

Ethereum (ETH) founder Vitalik Buterin said the gas cost levied on Layer-2 solutions must be significantly lower before they can be “acceptable.”. Vitalik commented in response to a tweet by Ryan Sean Adams — a well-known crypto investor — showing a list of gas prices needed to connect tokens to the Ethereum network through different Layer-2 protocols. Adams claimed the fees are not expensive.