Ethereum Devs Reconsider ‘Difficulty Bomb’ Timing as Challenging Forks Loom

In gentle of the earlier-than-expected uptick, Conner drafted EIP 2384, the Istanbul/Berlin Issue Bomb Delay, provided in EIP 2387. In a minor above six weeks, block instances have improved from 13.1 to 14.3 seconds, Conner mentioned. And, as the issue bomb is an exponential feature of ethereum, a 1-second alter has significant implications down the road.