Moving from PoW to PoS sounds reasonable as it's more environmentally friendly and costs less to compensate miners.

However, I heard Casper will slash uncles to disincentives them from forming a fork. There are some undesired generated uncles right now because of network delay/slow propagation of block creation. Would those miners who created an uncle because of those reasons be punished as well?


It's very hard to differentiate between offline nodes and stopped nodes.

Having a bad internet connection and being offline looks the same.

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