EOS update coming soon
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EOS update coming soon

By Alfredo de Candia - 9 Sep 2019

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As announced a few hours ago by EOS Nation, the top 30 Block Producers (BP) of the EOS blockchain upgraded the EOSIO software to version 1.8 in preparation for September 23.

The software update that makes the EOS blockchain run, EOSIO, is already available, the latest version is precisely the 1.8.1, but until yesterday the system had not been upgraded by all BPs.

Thanks to a proposal for a referendum by the EOS New York BP, the date chosen for the update of the blockchain will be September 23rd, with more than 15 million votes in favour.

The new version of the EOS blockchain introduces several updates, already announced during the event last June, mainly regarding the development on the programmer side that will allow for new features. 

The dApps will also start to pay the cost of using the user’s CPU to avoid any complications in the user experience. The use of CPU resources may even reach 15 EOS in stake.

The countdown has started as there are just under 2 weeks left before the activation of the EOS update.

Alfredo de Candia
Alfredo de Candia

Android developer for over 8 years with a dozen of developed apps, Alfredo at age 21 has climbed Mount Fuji following the saying: "He who climbs Mount Fuji once in his life is a wise man, who climbs him twice is a Crazy". Among his app we find a Japanese database, a spam and virus database, the most complete database on Anime and Manga series birthdays and a shitcoin database. Sunday Miner, Alfredo has a passion for crypto and is a fan of EOS.

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