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The Ethereum merge went smoothly, and researcher at the Ethereum Foundation Justin Drake shares his experience. The video discusses Ethereum’s security and compares it to that of other blockchains. It highlights the advantages of proof of stake over proof of work and discusses the potential for centralization with liquid staking.
00:00:00 The Ethereum merge went smoothly, and researcher at the Ethereum Foundation Justin Drake shares his experience.
00:05:00 The video discusses Ethereum’s security and compares it to that of other blockchains. It highlights the advantages of proof of stake over proof of work and discusses the potential for centralization with liquid staking.
00:10:00 The Ethereum merge has caused a decrease in bad governance, but there are still risks. Justin covers some of the good news that comes with the incorporation of PBS, as well as the development of an encrypted mempool.
00:15:00 Ethereum’s transition to proof-of-stake has reduced its environmental footprint, and this could present a challenge to Bitcoin’s dominant role as digital gold.
00:20:00 Ethereum’s roadmap includes the deployment of a ‘shouting’ feature that will increase scalability, and a series of incremental security upgrades. While the project’s cheerleaders make basic technical mistakes, the security of the Ethereum network rests on the shoulders of its developers.
00:25:00 Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky is pushing for a revival of the firm, which filed for bankruptcy after being accused of fraud. However, the plan would require approval by a federal judge and the creditor committee has serious concerns about it.
00:30:00 This week, cryptocurrency firm Paradigm laid out legal arguments against the sanctions on tornado cash, saying that under current ofac guidance, participants are not required to monitor or censor these addresses as part of a risk-based sanctions compliance program. According to blockchain security firms, Peck Shield and Certtic, a hacker laundered five hundred thousand dollars through tornado cash on Tuesday the exploit happened in August of 2021 due to a bug in the dow maker’s smart contract. South Korean court wants dokwan arrested. The court in south Korea issued an arrest warrant against do quan ceo of Terraform Labs and founder of the failed Terra Blockchain last month quan said in an interview with Coinage that he was not being sought by investigators. However, after the news of the arrest warrant broke, Coinage tweeted that quan told the media outlet he has yet to receive any warrant from korean prosecutors. The warrant will be valid for one year and authorities expect help from Interpal to carry out the arrest of quan and two other terraform lab employees believed to be based in singapore. During the week, the price of Luna has experienced a crazy ride it rose more than threefold from a dollar ninety-one to seven dollars and six cents and is currently trading at
00:35:00 In this episode of Unchained, host Laura Shin discusses the Ethereum merge with Justin Drake, and some of the other major news of the day, including a lawsuit filed against Galaxy Digital by Bitco.
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