Mainnet Upgrade Makes Harmony The First Sharded PoS Blockchain To Debut Staking

Harmony, a secure proof-of-stake blockchain designed for fast, large-scale settlement of millions of transactions has revealed a successful upgrade of its main net. The latest upgrade has in-built support for staking, making the project the first blockchain to combine proof-of-stake with sharding. Binance, Huobi, Other Major Crypto Players Support Harmony Staking Launch On May 19, 2020, Harmony revealed that it has successfully combined proof-of-stake and sharding following an upgrade to its unique, 4-shard network to fully support staking – a popular and rapidly growing trend in the cryptocurrency market. Staking…

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Bitcoin Rallied 28% Two Weeks After Satoshi-Era Coins Moved in 2017

So-called “Crypto Twitter” was set ablaze today by an unusual 50 Bitcoin transaction made by a Satoshi-era wallet from 2009 that has been dormant for over a decade. News of this initially led many to speculate that this could be the cryptocurrency’s elusive founder – Satoshi Nakamoto –moving his holdings, but later data suggests that this is not the case. It now appears that it was likely an early miner or adopter who is moving this cryptocurrency, and one original Bitcoin developer is noting that there could be a whole…

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