February 27, 2024

The developer called January 1 a bad day for Ethereum

Blockstream Director of Strategic Development and convinced Bitcoin maximalist Samson Moe calledthe failed Muir Glacier hard fork date on the Ethereum network.

The update is expected on the 9,200,000 block, which will be mined presumably on January 2, but depending on the speed of block production, it may fall on January 1.


According to Mou, in the early days of the New Year, the activity of the crypto community will be extremely low, if not zero at all.

According to Ethernodes, for the updateEthereum networks at the time of writing are 66.9% of the total number of nodes. A number of exchange employees and node operators may need to postpone the New Year celebration in order to provide update support.

Hardir Muir Glacier aims to delay activation4 million block bombs. Ethereum holders should not do anything unless the exchange management or the cryptocurrency wallet administration asks for it.

Earlier, the leading developer of the Ethereum Foundation Hudson Jameson asked the node holders to update their software by December 30, 2019.