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.

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As Ethereum Rises Above $200, Whales and Small Fish Turn to DeFi for Cryptocurrency Returns

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments BitcoinCrazy

As Ethereum Rises Above $200, Whales and Small Fish Turn to DeFi for Cryptocurrency Returns Ethereum has been on a rare lately, and is now solidly above $200 after a 10% surge on Tuesday. Investors in the second largest cryptocurrency are eagerly awa...

ETH : already a coin of the Ice Age ?

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 1 comment CONTACT95

Since the recent raise of ETH, gas and wei fees suddenly rised parabolic, transactions on etherum network works extremely slowly (more than 2 hours to send 6 DAI from my Metamask Wallet + 0.18 USD gas fees paid in ETH, + 3*0.13 USD lost in failed tra...

AnycoinDirect Buy & Sell Cryptocurrency

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments MrBitcoin

Buy & Sell Cryptocurrency Easy, Fast and Secure! Anycoin is a company registered in the Netherlands. Through years of experience with Anycoin, I can recommend the provider to everyone.   What is Anycoin Direct? With Anycoin you can have your cryptoc...

Sports Betting Blockchain Projects | April 2020 Report

29 Apr 2020 3 minute read 0 comments costanza

There are many Sports Betting Blockchain projects in development. I'm trying to stay up to date and make a roundup of the listings, price action along with news updates on a monthly basis...   Market Overview Green across the board this month d...

Dune Analytics releases new DeFi dashboard

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 1 comment DefiMoon

DuneAnalytics released several new data dashboards for the DeFi economy recently and the charts speak volumes. The most interesting one for myself is 'Total DeFi users over time' chart, which show only 155k total users across all protocols. While th...

Project OZCAR.IO Platform Decentralized For Content Makers, Influencers, Advertisers

29 Apr 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Bamboe01

WHAT IS OZCAR ? Ozcar is a decentralized long reach casual correspondence organize that is putting customers safety in addition to satisfaction every bit its start need. It is a creative philosophy towards clear in addition to self-sufficient techni...

Bitcoin Over $8000 - Where BTC, ETH & XRP are Headed? 

29 Apr 2020 6 minute read 4 comments CryptoChartWizard91

Hello traders, what a glorious time we have in the markets! So, Bitcoin finally managed to break above the $8,000 which has led the entire altcoin market to push beyond critical resistance levels and step inside the bullish zone. It all started last...

The Coin App [My Honest Opinion]

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 3 comments CarlKid

My Honest Opinion Hello there again fellow readers! I have been using The Coin App for about 4 months now. In that time I have made a whopping ~14.93 dollars at the time of writing. All I have to do is have the app running while  I drive, walk, or bi...

Bitcoin above 8000$ is A Sign of Bullish trend?

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoPk

As of writing this publishing, Bitcoin is trading above 8000$ and its almost touching 8400$ a Coin. Every time Bitcoin form a bullish trend it pumps the whole market to form the same pattern. However, Altcoin's movements are far greater than Bitcoin....

Will the Ascension continue in Ethereum (ETH)?

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments EDnc

Ethereum (ETH) has been following the price movement closely in stock markets for a short time. Ethereum has delighted the investor especially during the last few days. After the last price action, supportive factors began to emerge. The emergence o...