Posts by Tom Hay

Senior Product Manager, Infura

Oct 5, 2022 1 min read

Beacon Chain API (Eth2 API) Deprecating on October 12, 2022

In June of 2020, we launched a private beta for our Eth2 API (also known as the Beacon Chain API or the Consensus Layer API). Since then, Infura has actively supported the testing and development of what is now known...

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Sep 12, 2022 0 min read

Deprecation Timeline for Rinkeby, Ropsten, and Kovan Testnets

Infura is supporting the Goerli and Sepolia testnets and is deprecating Rinkeby, Ropsten, and Kovan testnets from the Infura API on October 5th, 2022. Users of Rinkeby, Ropsten, and Kovan testnets should migrate to...

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Sep 8, 2022 4 min read

Infura supports Goerli and Sepolia as Ethereum’s Long-lived Testnets

With the Ethereum Merge expected to happen soon now that the Bellatrix upgrade was completed, significant changes are coming to the Ethereum ecosystem. The Merge will push Ethereum into the new era of sustainable...

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Aug 23, 2022 13 min read

What you need to know to get ready for the Ethereum Merge: Infura Developers Edition

The Ethereum Merge to Proof of Stake is on the horizon and the Infura Ethereum API is ready. We've prepared a guide on how Infura users can prepare. First off, when is the Merge to Proof of Stake happening? The...

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Jul 6, 2022 2 min read

How To Stay Informed About The Merge With Infura

We want to ensure our community and customers are prepared for the fast-approaching Merge. Learn all the ways you can connect with us about the Merge in this blog. With the Merge likely to happen between  late...

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