Ethereum Gets New Date for Merge Update
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12 August

Ethereum core developers have suggested during the Consensus Layer Call to activate the Merge on or around September 15 at a total terminal difficulty of 58750000000000000000000. However, the developers admitted that the date is not final yet and things may change.

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The Merge upgrade will be performed in two steps: Bellatrix and Paris. The first is now expected to happen on September 6, while Paris is set on September 15, although initially it was scheduled on September 19.

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Earlier in July, an Ethereum developer "superphiz.eth" wrote on Twitter that Ethereum was set to replace its consensus algorithm from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake on September 19, should things go well. He added though that the timeline "isn't final."

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