Vitalik Buterin clears misunderstandings about the start of Ethereum 2.0
The founder and main developer of the network of Ether, Vitalik Buterin cleared up a misunderstanding associated with the tentative date of the publication of Ethereum 2.0, Extensive update of the protocol with significant structural changes for better performance and versatility.
The question was raised during a live broadcast during the event’s digital lecture series. 2020 consensus, organized by the news portal team CoinDesk. There Buterin incorrectly confirmed that the provisional release date of Ethereum 2.0 It could take place in July, which would go along with researcher Justin Drake’s comments in February this year.
Clear up the misunderstanding
However, when the video was released with the presentation from Buterin, the coordinator of the test network of Ethereum 2.0, Afri Schoedon disproved the developer’s statements in this regard The final specifications have not yet been implemented on any clientAs a result, a coordinated test network has not yet been set up and some important aspects have been missing.
After these Schoedon statements, Buterin recognized the mistake Twitter and clarified that there was a misunderstanding during the broadcast:
I didn’t say yes [que estaría lista] in July … Ok, I should definitely have heard the word July on the question, I made a mistake.
With this clarification, there are currently no provisional dates for the launch of ether 2.0. However, important progress has already been made in this matter, for example the start of the first block in the test network.
fed invests $ 750,000 million in corporate bonds
The US Federal Reserve (FED)announced yesterday that a total of $ 750,000 million will be earmarked for corporate bond purchases to stimulate the local economy and encourage businesses to receive credit lines to pay for loans.
The measure, which was originally announced in March of this year, is viewed positively by executives from many American companies who consider this unlikely fed Apply credit default and low interest rates. However, analysts believe that this is a violation of the company’s statutes Federal Reserve Act for 1913, by injecting large amounts of capital and carrying out other unconventional practices without taking into account the rules laid down for these types of cases.
While these measures may seem alien to the digital currency ecosystem, many ecosystem enthusiasts use these events to highlight irregularities in government capital creation and management. In particular, they emphasize this Bitcoin It respects its own principles, as any change in its operation and functioning is done through a public consultation with all members of the community.
However, others emphasize this Bitcoin It is not far from certain vices in the traditional ecosystem, which highlights the drop in prices in the days before Halving, This is mainly associated with large capital movements by crypto whales.
IRS is looking for external contractors to review tax returns for crypto traders
The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) He said he was looking for external contractors to help the agency assess whether the taxpayers working in the digital currency ecosystem had properly declared and paid the relevant taxes.
Reports published by various news portals assure that the deputy commissioner of the IRS, John Cardone said the agency is looking for external contractors to help tax advisors calculate taxpayers’ profits or losses, particularly those whose business involves the use and exchange of digital currencies.
Analysts point out that U.S. tax authorities are paying much more attention to the cryptocurrency space, as this happens after a section has been included in the tax payment form where taxpayers had to offer data on their holdings.
However, the measure at the time led to a high level of dissatisfaction among users, precisely because it believed that the local government wanted to access information that belonged only to the owners of these assets.
Plans of IOV Labs after buying the social network Taringa!
During your participation in one of the video conferences during the event 2020 consensus, the CEO of IOV Labs, Diego Gutiérrez Zaldívar assured that the purchase of the social network Taringa! by the company It is part of the expansion plans and strategic alliances to create a broader ecosystem based on the idea of Internet of value.
According to Gutiérrez Zaldivar, not only is it clear what the medium / long-term plans are, but this is not limited to creating a decentralized payment system, as would be the case Facebook.
Internet of bravery, Bitcoin and Taringa!
Talk about it from his perspective Internet of value catch sight of Bitcoin as a base layer on which it is already possible to implement intelligent contracts using the network features to provide a full set of financial services RSK, Infrastructure RIF and hand in hand with Taringa!.
Gutiérrez Zaldívar also emphasized the emphasis on decentralization and distinguished the project from other initiatives such as the Facebook, This creates a counterweight that respects people’s privacy when handling their own data:
This is where this new social network comes into force and will build solely on point-to-point infrastructure services, an end-to-end economy that allows users to keep control over their data, identity and privacy.
Ethereum 2.0: The first block in the test network was successfully extracted and validated
In short, the Federal Reserve announced yesterday that it will print $ 6 billion, which is equivalent to 50 Bitcoin networks
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