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.


19 Apr: Ray Dalio says 20%

19 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments TheCryptoCurator

"Most people have the will to win, few have the will to prepare to win."-Bobby Knight Happy Monday! Big news of the day is that longtime Bitcoin skeptic Ray Dalio recommends allocating 20% of portfolio to BTC. It's a TRAP says Altcoin Daily and NLW p...

LyfCoin Project (An Edge For The ERC20 DeFi Staking Industry!)

13 Aug 2020 5 minute read 0 comments mohdelayo

Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that are created and managed through the utilization of encryption technology (cryptography). Cryptocurrencies are utilized essentially outside existing banking and governmental institutions and are traded ove...

Axion Auction Day 150 (11 Apr) 187M AXN 33ETH 6.5M AXN/ETH! HERE WE GO! VCA10! WBTC DIVS! WATCH NOW!

13 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Superman Hype

For Full Information Watch Todays Auction Summary Video: Axion Auction Day 150 (11 Apr) 187M AXN 33ETH 6.5M AXN/ETH! HERE WE GO! VCA10! WBTC DIVS! WATCH NOW>> https://youtu.be/gm3OaUjLNCs Learn More About Axion Token Here: Axion Token Website: http...

02 Jul: Bitcoin Mining Is Rosy

2 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments TheCryptoCurator

"I thrive on obstacles. If I'm told that it can't be done, then I push harder."-Issa Rae Big news of the day is that Bitcoin mining is rosy after all. With George Soros entering the market, there could be massive manipulation on the way so tune in to...

Cryptocurrency Updates - 06/06/2020

6 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Gamer Boy1110

Ethereum: Taylor Interpreter v.0.0.1 Live! (Lisp-like language, interpreted by EVM & ewasm)   github:https://github.com/loredanacirstea/taylor             https://loredanacirstea.github.io/taylor/       Tezos Telegram Notifier Bot Update   What's N...

The brief History of Ethereum, what is the main purpose behind Ethereum?

17 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Suraz Bhattarai

Ethereum is a global open source blockchain platform for decentralized applications (DApps), supported by smart contracts and embedded in local digital currency ether (ETH). On Ethereum, you can write code to control the transmission of digital value...

Paypal Now Goes Mainstream. How Will It Affect The Crypto Market?

31 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments zdigital22

Paypal Adapts To Bitcoin In October 2020 Paypal first launched a new service which allows its U.S. users to buy, sell or hold cryptocurrency in their virtual wallets, which can also be used to purchase goods. The four cryptocurrencies are: Bitcoin, B...

WTF is cryptokitties| Beginners guide

19 Jun 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Cryptomeitei

With the introduction of blockchain technology there has been a number of revolutionary changes within different industrial sector such as banking, financial ,institutional etc. Besides this  there are several more industries where blockchain can hav...

The Yield Farming Pool Concept May Consolidate Ethereum's Role As BTC's Main Secondary Chain

28 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

The decentralized financing applications (challenge) on the Ethereum chain have experienced rapid growth in the past two years. Now, a number of synthetic versions of bitcoin , which exploit the Ethereum chain , have overtaken off-chain solutions lik...

Coinmarketcap 05/01/2021

6 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments sevillaespino

Today's our second day of the cryptomarket week, hopefully it was a good day for all the traders, I will share with you what has been the market behavior on this day. Today's market has achieved an increase of "8.70%" is a great number but also hope...