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20 sats \ 3 replies \ @ivan 11 May

i kinda like this. i wonder what will happen if / when ethereum switches off proof of work. seems like it could mean moar cheaper electricity in the mining space.

gpus get more available

You actually believe ETH can "switch off proof of work"?

20 sats \ 0 replies \ @ivan 11 May

Needs to be with consensus and the proof of work chain needs to become less than 5% of the network and value compared to the non proof of work chain. Then i would consider it technically switched off. But lets see.

Yahoo News is covering mining difficulty adjustments nowadays:

Bitcoin mining difficulty at a record high*