Week in Ethereum News
June 25, 2022

Eth News and Links

PoW switch off (the Merge)

Mainnet execution layer

Proof of Stake consensus layer


  • EIP5169: Client script URI for token contracts
  • EIP5170: Asserting authenticity of client script for token contracts
  • EIP5173: NFT future rewards

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Application layer

  • Uniswap Labs acquired Genie (NFT market aggregator) to expand into NFTs
  • LooksRare conditional listing: list two items and automatically cancel the listing when one item sells
  • Bancor paused Impermanent Loss Protection due to market conditions
  • Timeless (yield market protocol) live on mainnet
  • Arbitrum Odyssey: 8 week promotion to encourage bridging and usage of selected projects using NFT rewards

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