Ethereum merger really happened – and just in time to bring the Nvidia RTX 4090 . to save

The long-awaited “merge” event for the Ethereum blockchain is finally happening, and it’s a great day for all gamers looking for the next-gen Nvidia Lovelace graphics cards (like the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090) we’re expecting in the coming weeks.

Ethereum is the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency after Bitcoin, and it was especially troublesome for PC gamers. The cryptocoin is mined using something known as “proof-of-work”, which requires a computer to solve a persistent math problem to generate a token.