"You may be asking yourself: why don’t the miners just keep cranking up the gas limit? That’s where the uncle rate comes in. Ethereum’s uncle rate, or rather the rate at which uncle blocks occur, plays a big role in the discussion whether the gas limit can or should be adjusted. However, in order to understand the importance of the uncle rate, let’s define what an uncle block is."
Links to the best articles, videos and podcasts about Ethereum.
"In this article, we are going to get the Ethereum mainnet node data and have a look at it.'
"My wife recently offered me the latest Raspberry Pi 4 (model B) 4GB. So I was really excited to try to sync an Ethereum Full Node on the number one Single-Board Computer (SBC)."
"We learn today that the CFTC Chairman has declared Ethereum to be a commodity."
"There's no question that Ether (ETH) is king of the altcoins. The Ethereum blockchain sees far more use than any of the other non-Bitcoin crypto assets, and its focus on expressive smart contracts has been emulated by many other projects."
"An Economic Trifecta, Bandwidth for Permissionlessness"
"It’s now Cryptocurrencies vs. Government currencies vs. Tech currencies; we should team up."
"Of course Ethereum is not a walled garden the way AOL was."
"“ETH is money” has become an increasingly recurrent term so I thought it was time to dig deeper into what it means and who better to do that than one of its loudest proponents. Ryan explains why he thinks ether is a store of value, medium of exchange and unit of account, takes on common counter arguments, and tells us why it matters."
"Gas is one of the most fundamental concepts on Ethereum but it also seems to be one of the most misunderstood. This isn’t surprising because while on the surface the concept is easy to grasp, there are many layers. The goal of this article is to cover the essential concepts when it comes to gas, blocks and the fee market.
"One of the unique benefits of Ethereum currently being the most prominent smart contract platform is the interoperability and composability among the many different protocols and applications."
"Expecting new users to learn the implications of gas price on their transactions before ever using Ethereum is out of the question."
"Semaphore is the basis of an ETH and ERC20 token mixer named MicroMix. In the near future, it can be used for other privacy-enhancing applications such as anonymous login, anonymous DAOs, anonymous voting, and journalism."
"The following list tries to describe the most used terms in the Ethereum two point ohh universe for the mildly technical Ethereum user."
"10,000 feet view of Ethereum's user needs and capabilities"
"Changes on Ethereum Foundation and ecosystem from an insider’s perspective"
"Achieving and enforcing consensus is at the heart of what makes cryptocurrencies tick. What does it mean and how is it achieved?"
"In no particular order, here are some things you probably didn't know about Ethereum 2."