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.

DappRadar, an analytic platform for ranking dapps

29 Jun 2019 1 minute read 2 comments BtcSapiens

Currently the platform is tracking more than 2,300 dapps, which have more than 165k users, reaching a 24H volume of $34M. Aesthetically it is very similar to a Coinmarketcap, but instead of coins and tokens for decentralized applications (Dapps). In...


29 Jun 2019 5 minute read 0 comments Cimong371

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Use Your MCH Assets in Other Games. MCH+: A Multiverse Initiation by Double Jump Tokyo

28 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments egamersio

Double jump Tokyo, the maker of MyCryptoHeroes(MCH), has released a new initiative MCH+ to allow NFTs to be usable in multiple games using the converter smart contract. Double jump Tokyo is looking to expand their ecosystem and encourage asset usage...

An Advanced Logic for Decentralized Smart Contract

28 Jun 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Cletus Habila

Etherzero is a company that provides smart contract services for a best and zero transaction solution for smart contract development. Etherzero helps business or industries to operate on a decentralized platform of blockchain to easily deal with var...

Opera Touch, crypto wallet also on iOS

27 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

Like the Android and desktop versions, Opera Touch for iOS also includes a digital wallet to store Ethereum cryptocurrencies. The Norwegian software house has released Opera Touch 1.9 for iOS. This browser version integrates a digital wallet for cryp...

What is IOST ?

27 Jun 2019 1 minute read 2 comments NeonNexus

What is IOST? IOST is a network of decentralized blockchain based on the PoB algorithm (Proof of Believability) and built on the Ethereum network. IOST is a decentralized platform created for online service providers, and everything works as smart co...

Welcome To Our Official Business Website (VexedCoin)

27 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments vexedcoin

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DAI Statistics: Leading by example

26 Jun 2019 6 minute read 18 comments Niklas Spille-Scheich

"Too much volatility to be of any use" is one of the main concerns when it comes to accepting Cryptocurrencies. Those who did accept their salary in any of the major cryptocurrencies had a tough time living through 2018's bear market: "Our salaries w...

Alternateth: The Litecoin of Ethereum?

25 Jun 2019 1 minute read 0 comments NeonNexus

Alternateth: The Litecoin of Ethereum? The Ethereum Blockchain is about to see a sister channel appear: Alternateth. This would serve as a place for experimentation and testing of updates before they are applied to the main blockchain. Alternateth Al...

Tipestry and Publish0x a win win match made in heaven!

25 Jun 2019 1 minute read 3 comments Piet246

Tipestry is a site were you get tipped in cryptocurrency for sharing links of Articles you wrote on other sites and platforms. Since i found Tipestry  i have been sharing all the links of my articles i wrote on Publish0x on Tipestry. The most popular...