Bitmain’s Antminer E3 devices are expected to become unable to mine due to the increasing DAG size
Developer Kristy-Leigh Minehan has argued that Ethereum miners’ imminent failure could lead to a steep hashrate decline in the next year, creating problems for DApp developers and opening up opportunities for possible reorganization attacks
According to Minehan, the only real solution to the ASIC problem is to build up a strong supply chain for Ethereum mining devices – a process which could take years.
Bitmain's Antminer E3 devices are expected to become obsolete in the coming weeks, and new research suggests that this event could have a long-term impact on the ethereum hashrate.
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