Ethereum’s open-source development team announced a Hardfork at Block 7,080,000 ;which might be around 16th January, 2019,which was earlier to be scheduled in October,2018.
- Check Block Number at https://etherscan.io/
Key takeaways of the Hardfork in laymans terms :-
- It’s a network upgrade, no new coins to be generated.
- Reducing mining rewards from 3 ETH to 2 ETH.
- Reducing ETH’s inflation
- For Scaling network.
Its expected that this Hardfork is going to improve the Ethereum’s Network exponentially.
FOR updates check out twitter handle of the Constantinople lead team https://twitter.com/5chdn/status/1079095325325955073