December 1, 2020, 7:00AM EST
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Exploring Eth2's Phase 0 and the first network validators

Quick Take

  • On December 1, Phase 0 of the long-awaited Eth2 will be launched, the first step towards solving Ethereum’s scalability problem.
  • At the current stage, the Beacon Chain will be deployed, in which validators create blocks using Proof of Stake.
  • More than 21,000 validators will keep the network running after launch, at least a third of them via staking providers: Bitcoin Suisse, Stakefish, Staked.

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