Ethereum Price Stalls While Bitcoin Dips Below $20,000 Post Merge

Ethereum Price Stalls While Bitcoin Dips Below $20,000 Post Merge

Finally, the Ethereum Merge long-awaited Merge has occurred. As the most hyped historic event in the crypto space, many people projected different sentiments about the upgrade. Parts of the pre-merge reactions were negative. With the official conclusion of the Paris upgrade, popularly known as the Merge, the Ethereum network transited from PoW to PoS. This marked the consolidation of the two separate layers, the execution layer (PoW chain) and consensus layer (Beacon Chain). Related Reading: Ethereum Merge Fails To Move ETH Price, $2,000 Remains Elusive No Immediate Volatility With The....

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