Ethereum smart contract platform takes another small step towards ETH 2.0 by launching a browser blocks for the Beacon test network.
About this co-founder of Ethereum Vitalik Buterin wrote on Thursday, December 5, on Twitter.
Beacon blockchain based on an algorithmProof-of-Stake, is a key link in the future system, responsible for managing validators and their shares in the network, applying consensus rules and other key aspects of the network.
The ethereum 2.0 pie-in-the-sky vaporware platform now has a working block explorer from @etherscan for its testnet! Https: //t.co/AjPY2gjQZT
- vitalik.eth (@VitalikButerin) December 5, 2019
In November, Lighthouse client developer for Ethereum 2.0 Adrian Manning announced that he was working on a public test network capable of interacting with the first version of Ethereum.
According to the information he published, a standardization of the deposit contract is underway, which will allow the transfer of funds from the first version of Ethereum to the second.
Recall, the Ethereum hard fork called Istanbul, which is expected to usher in the transition to ETH 2.0, should take place on the night of Saturday to Sunday - December 8.