ProgPow Battle of Ethereum Not Accomplished Yet as Resistance Rises

  • there’s a clear lack of support for the upgrade and it failed to achieve consensus after two years of debate;
  • while it aims to avoid contentious forks while transitioning to the proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus algorithm, it raises their likelihood;
  • it offers no clear benefit to Ethereum’s transition to PoS and may centralize power, or the computing power of the network;
  • It propagates community division and introduces technical risk when all should be concentrated on the forthcoming transition to Ethereum 2.0.

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