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I can't seem to find a straight answer to this question. I know that Uncles are rewarded, but are they used to help secure the network? Or does Ethereum use the longest chain rule like Bitcoin?

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  • Hey Lauri, thanks for the comment, the answers were kind of conflicting on that post, but i found a clear answer when I took a look at the EIPs on GitHub. – Beez Apr 7 '20 at 5:16
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Update: After EIP 100, uncles are included in calculating the target difficulty, meaning they are a factor in determining the overall PoW on a chain.

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