The Merge on Twitter: Reactions from the crypto community

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After years of anticipation and delays, Ethereum’s transition to Proof of Stake, the Merge, is complete. It appears to have gone relatively smoothly — the network’s final PoW block was mined (as a 37 ETH vanity block NFT) at 06:42 UTC.

Here’s a small look at how the Twitter community reacted to the news.

Team behind Merge celebrates

Others celebrated the immediate effects of the change:

Some paid tributes to the team’s collaboration and development process, as well as the service of (now defunct) miners:

The transition went even more smoothly than had been anticipated:

Others point out problems with the Merge

However, the Merge was not entirely hiccup free…

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