The Ethereum network on February 28 at 22:52 Moscow time took place the successful launch of updates of Constantinople and St. Petersburg. Petersburg. Earlier, on January 16, the hard fork was postponed due to the discovery of “double entry” vulnerabilities.
At the time of the publication of the review, according to updated data from ethernodes.org , only 25.6% of Geth clients and 42.3% of Parity clients switched to the upgraded network.
According to the developer of Ethereum Lane Rettig, the changes will not be noticeable to the average user of the network. It is expected that the update of Constantinople will improve the scalability of the network and more than 90% reduce energy costs for the production of one unit.
According to CoinMarketCap, as of 4:00 pm Moscow time on March 1, the ethereal market was estimated at $ 14.3 billion. The weighted average price per ETH coin was $ 137.00. At the world cryptobirds ethereum to the US dollar today is trading in the range of $ 133.00-136.00.