Update Complete? No, Ethereum's New Software Isn't Stable Just Yet

Update Complete? No, Ethereum’s New Software Isn’t Stable Just Yet

Ethereum’s fork may have executed earlier this week, but that doesn’t mean developers are ready to call the software transition complete. One of the biggest-ever changes to the world’s second-largest blockchain, ethereum’s hard fork was a risky and complex process. To transition successfully, all nodes (the computers that run the software) were required to universally install upgrades – a transition that was expected and encouraged to occur simultaneously across the global platform. However, in the case of the Byzantium fork, that’s not exactly what happened. As the upgrades were released mere days before the hard fork, a sizeable portion […]