Ethereum (ETH) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Ethereum (ETH)

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Ethereum (ETH) is a decentralized computing platform founded by Vitalik ButerinCharles Hoskinson, and many others. Development began in 2014, with the official release occurring in mid-2015. Described by Buterin as a decentralized computing platform, Ethereum is a more wide-ranging application of the Decentralized Ledger Technology pioneered by Bitcoin

Ethereum was designed with the intention of having a scripting language for application development, which Bitcoin lacks. Dapps (decentralized apps)  are now some of the most intense research and development areas in the digital currency space. As mentioned by Buterin, Ethereum trades some security for versatility, though the development team is working extensively on improving security and scalability. 

Though it does take inspiration from Bitcoin, it differs in many ways. One notable difference is that the consensus mechanism algorithm gives ASICs less of an advantage. Block times range from 10 - 15 seconds as opposed to Bitcoin’s 10 minutes. One notable incident in Ethereum’s history occurred in 2016, when a smart contract flaw resulted in the theft of approximately $50 million worth of Ether. This subsequently resulted in a hard fork, splitting the Ethereum blockchain in Ethereum (ETH) and Ethereum Classic (ETC).

Ethereum itself, like Bitcoin, has inspired many projects, including rival platforms that seek to address the shortcomings of Ethereum. These platforms include EOS and Tron, which at the moment are its two closest competing platforms. Ethereum’s purpose of creating a platform for decentralized applications is its most vaunted aspect, as dapps are widely considered to bring the next era of adoption as specific, well-developed and user friendly crypto-based applications bring legitimacy to digital assets in the wider world.

In this tag, read Ethereum (ETH) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.

The Updated Case for Brave

2 hours ago 5 minute read 1 comment CryptoLeonidas

Long time, no see! Before I start this article, I would like to apologize to my following for not posting here in so long. Most of my ideas as of late have been more fitting of a Reddit post rather than a Publish0x article. I hope you all understand....

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2 hours ago 3 minute read 0 comments Top ICO

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2 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments eltoro0x

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3 hours ago 7 minute read 0 comments CryptoWise

What is Blockchain? What Are Its Use Case & Why you Should Care? Is what we will explore in this article  How It All Started? Blockchain technology has become a new darling of this 21st century. But much before this technology came into existence...

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3 hours ago 1 minute read 1 comment Adere

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BTC, ETH, XRP, AAVE, ZEC, MATIC, LINK — Technical Analysis for June 15

4 hours ago 3 minute read 2 comments pheonixdown-dee

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5 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Lucasgaio

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"Dare to DeFi" LIVE with Mark Cuban today - The latest on DeFi and short summary of day 1 highlights

5 hours ago 2 minute read 0 comments MaxItOut

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CryptoMutant TRX Giveaways

5 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Freecoins24

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15 Jun: MicroStrategy to buy $1B More?!

5 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments TheCryptoCurator

"Time isn't the main thing. It's the only thing."-Miles Davis It's Tuesday! Big news of the day is that MicroStrategy is raising $1B to buy more Bitcoin; Michael Saylor will never stop buying Bitcoin. The SEC will not regulate Crypto in 2021 and Pomp...