Branch company Bitmain BTC.com launched mining pool Ethereum. A new program for the production of ETH is already available for download on the website!
BTC.com is one of the largest mining pools of Bitcoin, it accounts for about 16% of the computing power of the blockchain BTC. In addition, the company is one of the leaders in the market of Bitcoin mining cash. However, the firm does not intend to rest on our laurels and has big plans for Ethereum!
Director mining pool BTC.com Zhuang Zhong said in an interview about plans of the company: "within 12 months we plan to cover up to 12% Hasrat network Ethereum. We have no problems with the transition to the consensus algorithm "proof of stake" (Proof-of-Stake). The employees have sufficient experience with cryptocurrency wallets and smart contractsto create a mining pool algorithm "proof of stake".
In 2019 to replace the Protocol "proof of work" in the Ethereum blockchain will come algorithm "proof of stake". This will directly affect miners of cryptocurrency, as it will reduce their income from the extraction of ETH: the reward for adding a block will be reduced from 3 to 0.82 ETH ETH! However, the Protocol Proof-of-Stake will reduce inflation cryptocurrency and enhance the security of the blockchain. Excluded the probability of a 51% attack on the network Ethereum and increase its energy efficiency!