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How large network traffic is expected for Ethereum 2.0 Staking node?

Would be interested what can be rough estimated network costs of running full staking client. For staking it's currently required to run: Eth1 node (Not counting initial sync which require initial ...
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When is a "shard block" cross-linked into a "finalized beacon block"?

In Ethereum 2.0, a shard block for being finalized needs to be linked into a finalized beacon block. Under which conditions a "shard block" cross-linked into a "finalized beacon block"? Having 2/3 of ...
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Validating cross-shard transaction using Beacon chain snapshots?

According to this article: (Link to article), there are two types of validation for cross-shard transactions: Synchronous and Asynchronous. But the question is that why cannot we use Beacon chain ...
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What is the incentive for people running execution clients in eth2

If I understand correctly, in the coming proof of stake version of Ethereum, there would be the beacon chain, with blocks on it created by validators. These validators will get compensated for doing ...
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What are we waiting for to merge the Beacon chain with Mainnet?

What needs to happen before the Beacon chain merges with Mainnet? Is it Vitalik pushing a button? A certain contract that needs to reach a certain amount of staked Eth? Some amount of burned Eth? Or ...
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Eth2.0 and Eth1.0 contracts in the future

We are all waiting for the new eth. But I can't figure out if blockchains will be interoperable in the distant future? Imagine that I have created a TimeLockContract that will be exposed in 8 years. ...
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Ethereum validators for a shrad. How do they sync up?

Validators are maintained by the Beacon chain, and then they are PRNG'ed by RANDAO for a time period t. So every validator could be told to propose or attest any block from a shard. The thing is as ...
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Eth 2.0 node software on Apple Silicon (M1 Mac Mini)

Is there any support for Apple Silicon (M1 Mac Mini) for running a Eth 2.0 beacon chain validator? None of Lighthouse, Nimbus, Teku or Prysm seems to have M1 support? Geth has M1 support, but seems to ...