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.

A Blockchain Project related to Fact Checking has been abandoned (Civil)

4 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Lodhfiaz

It's now official, Civil has ended its project. If you did not know Civil I will give you a little summary of what the project consisted of. Civil was created in 2016 and wanted to set up a fact checking platform. The newsrooms could have, in exchang...

Proud To Be A Vandal - 07 (Minted on, ERC-721)

11 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CarlKid

Today's lucky number is 5. That'll be 1 Abraham Lincoln bill! One $5 bill is enough for a good cup of coffee or a few digital art tokens! Scroll down for what to look out for on and That's PTBAV-07 below on opens...


19 May 2020 4 minute read 3 comments Decentraliza

GENERAL INTRODUCTION   Blockchain technology has opened a new world for all mankind in the area of finance, Investments, business management, and more. In the past,the technology usage was limited to financial application which was the primary object...

Price analysis 18, April Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, XRP, Bitcoin Cash.

18 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

Bitcoin, litecoin, and BCH is on a downtrend, while ethereum and XRP are on a uptrend. Here a price analysis of five cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $7,085.16 at 4:30 PM GMT, with a loss -0.216221% in its price in the previous 24 hours. B...

Hodling Bitcoin is like purchasing Internet domains

28 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Shadow Crypto

Hodling Bitcoin is like purchasing some internet domains   Simply put, buying and holding bitcoins is like buying domain names within the early 1990s or registering Twitter handles in 2006. If you bought any of the three character domains w...

Tomo analysis

1 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments cryptage9

  Hello, today I'm going to tell you about Tomochain who is currently in a very good configuration for a great business. On the graph, we see that we have passed a pivot point and that it has been tested, there was a nice reaction on this level, this...

Bank Runs for the Digital Age!

30 Mar 2020 2 minute read 0 comments CronBTC

If you are in the Crypto/Gold/Silver community you are well aware what the Fractional-Reserve banking system is. As a matter of fact, if you are in any of these alternative investments you may very well despise the current banking system (or at the v...

🗞 Daily Crypto News, June, 4th💰

4 Jun 2020 4 minute read 4 comments Crypto_Lemon

Bloomberg: "Bitcoin will approach record high of about $20,000 this year"; Ethereum Has Become Bitcoin’s Top Off-Chain Destination; US Regulators Target Bitcoin ATMs: 88% of the Funds Exit the Country via Machines; ‘No Message Was Signed’: Craig Wri...

Breaking News ETH 2.0

6 Jun 2020 1 minute read 11 comments Lunatic74

Breaking news ETH 2.0   1: Staking To be able to staking ETH, you will need to buy 32 ETH at the price they will be when ETH 2.0 is launched. 2: Penalties ETH has developed a system called SLASHING which penalizes users who send ill-advised data...

Price analysis 16, June Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, XRP and BCH.

16 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, XRP and BCH is on a uptrend. Here a price analysis of five cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $9,498.93 at 2:45 PM GMT, with a gain of 3.97% in the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin with its 24 hours high will set its r...