The exchange is preparing for the arrival of The Merge on Ethereum. It warned that there could be delays and disruptions during the event.
- Coinbase prepares for The Merge.
- Withdrawals and deposits with ETH will be paused during the upgrade.
- The most anticipated event in the crypto space is scheduled for September.
The cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. exchange listed on the U.S. stock exchange, Coinbase is an American company that operates a cryptocurrency exchange platform. is preparing for the long a situation where you buy a cryptocurrency with the expectation of selling it at a higher price for profit later. awaited arrival of the update of the Ethereum a decentralized open-source blockchain with smart contracts functionality. , “The Merge“.
In a blog entry on Tuesday, the company informed its users that the platform a place to buy, sell and store cryptocurrency will briefly pause new deposits and withdrawals from Ethereum tokens (ETH) and ERC-20 tokens designed and used solely on the Ethereum platform. as a precautionary measure during the day of the event. Coinbase said the move will allow it to be confident that its systems will successfully reflect the transition.
At Coinbase, we see this event as an important step towards scaling adoption of the cryptoeconomy and will support the opposite of Resistance, it is a threshold that crypto’s price doesn’t fall below. it in a variety of ways that align with our mission to increase economic freedom in the world.
The announcement comes in the face of expectations for one of the most anticipated events in the crypto space this 2022. Ethereum is working to abandon its current proof-of-work poW is a type of consensus algorithm that rewards validators according to the amount of computational power they have expended. (PoW) mechanism and change change — a concept relevant to cryptocurrencies that use the UTXO model — is the number of coins sent back to a user after they use their unspent outputs to initiate a transaction. it to a proof-of-stake poS is a type of consensus algorithm that rewards validators according to the amount of crypto they have staked. (PoS) one through a hard fork. The update, calledThe Mergeis tentatively scheduled for September 15 .
While waiting for “The Merge” by Ethereum
Coinbase told its customers that no action will be required on your part to upgrade and ensure that assets will be protected during the period. It is expected that the token a digital unit designed with utility in mind, providing access and use of a larger crypto economic system. trading services Ethereum are not affected. El exchange businesses that allow customers to trade cryptocurrencies for fiat money or other cryptocurrencies. will be updating its users about the resumption of deposits and withdrawals through its website and official Twitter account.
The company added that, assuming that The Merge If the merger, or the merger, were to be successful, it was unlikely that users of the Coinbase Wallet a place where cryptocurrency users can store, send and receive digital assets. were affected by the operation, as the wallet is in custody. Customers of Coinbase Commerce On the other hand, they will be temporarily unable to process new payments.
It’s finally happening! Here’s how we’re getting ready for The Merge???? https://t.co/AIIUqWcDxm
— Coinbase (@coinbase) August 16, 2022
After the merger, customers of Coinbase will also find your wagered ETH balance ( staked ) in your ETH wallet instead of under the ETH2 ticket. The wagered and unwagered ETH balances will still be segregated.
Coinbase allows its users to place their funds in ETH in a staking participation in a proof-of-stake (PoS) system to put your tokens in to serve as a validator to the blockchain and receive rewards. program through the company’s validators, who currently hold 14.7% of all the Ether the form of payment used in the operation of the distribution application platform, Ethereum. bet, according to Dune Analytics . The exchange clarified that the staked ETH funds will not be available for withdrawal until early 2023, when the upgrade will be completed. Shanghai .
The merger of Ethereum will bring an end to two years of work for the developers, who have been making efforts to shift the network a network refers to all nodes in the operation of a blockchain at any given moment in time. to PoS. The upgrade is expected to greatly reduce the power consumption of the network. Ethereum and reduce the ETH token issuance rate by 90%.
Although it has experienced some delays in the past, all reports seem to indicate that the transition will take place next month. The ETH price soared last week over the USD $2,000 mark after successfully completing the latest testnet an alternative blockchain used by developers for testing. merger dress rehearsal. Goerli . Some analysts have already anticipated that the arrival ofThe Merge could boost demand for Ethereum further raising its price, as well as potentially that of the rest of the cryptocurrencies on the market.
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Article by Hannah Estefania Perez / DiarioBitcoin
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