Web3: What is it and how will it change the way we use the internet?

By Chris Stokel-Walker Web3 might be the future of the internet Allan Swart / Alamy Yet another new buzzword has got the internet excited, but what exactly is Web3? Here’s everything you need to know. What is Web3? At a basic level, the idea behind Web3 is to take the world wide web as we … Read more

Cryptocurrencies: Ethereum delays emissions-slashing upgrade again

Ethereum is using almost as much electricity as Ecuador, according to a new analysis, and a long-awaited upgrade to slash its energy use has been delayed once again Technology 15 December 2021 By Matthew Sparkes A coal-fired power plant in Germany Hans Blossey/Alamy A long-awaited upgrade to the Ethereum network which developers promise will slash … Read more