Ethereum Network Updates, Upgrades, Hard Forks

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Off-chain protocols: Sidechains and Rollups

Infura now supports additional networks including Arbitrum, Optimism and Polygon. All three projects are essentially new blockchain networks. They offer low transaction fees and faster confirmation times compared to Ethereum. Crucially, they extend the utility of Ethereum as users can transact using their assets that fundamentally reside on Ethereum. This

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London Fork

The Infura team describes the technical details and changes which may be needed for a project to be London fork and EIP-1559 compatible.

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IPFS 0.5 is here with a new improved gateway!

We’re happy to share that IPFS 0.5, the largest upgrade to the IPFS protocol and Public Network yet, is now available on the Infura IPFS service. The upgrade offers major performance and reliability updates so that you can distribute content peer-to-peer more efficiently.

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