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.


About the history and latest status of ETC

5 Apr 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Sleo821

According to the EtcNodes website, ETC PhoenixIt will be upgraded to 100.500.839 area, calculated according to the current mining speed, and the estimated upgrade time is June 5, 2020. In addition, as of now, 10% of ETC nodes are ready to be complete...

HOW TO STAKE VITE & VITEX VX TOKENS TUTORIAL, GET UPTO 0.5% STAKING REWARD DAILY

25 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments cryptoverse

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Blockstacks STX

24 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Crypto_Autobach

I have just discovered Blockstacks and was really excited about what was created here.Blockstacks offers a dapp platform like some other crypto projects, but unlike the others, this one really convinced me. With the others I found only hundreds of ca...

🗞 Daily Crypto News, June, 25th 💰

25 Jun 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto_Lemon

4 Reasons Bitcoin Price Suddenly Slid Below $9K, Liquidating $55M; IMF is downgrading its 2020-2021 growth forecasts, COVID19 is at ATH and Tradewar is back = CryptoMarkets down 😱; Bitcoin Options Market Faces Record $1 Billion Expiry on Friday; How...

Announcement of NerveNetwork Mainnet Online

10 Jul 2020 4 minute read 0 comments NULS

Dear NerveNetwork community, First and foremost, we want to say a BIG thank you as always, to the community for all your support. We are delighted to announce that the NULS Technology Community (NTC) has finally completed the development of NerveNetw...

Here is the list i need to start to mine

19 Apr 2020 2 minute read 2 comments Manixxia

What do i need to start a GPU mining rig?  I need : A frame  A motherboard A Cpu Grafic cards Riser cards DDR4 Ram cards Power supply SSD harddrive Cooling system (fans) I want a basic rig not to fancy but not bad eather. what i looking fore is som...

Episode 40: Is Trump Destroying The Federal Reserve Good For Bitcoin? and Other Cyrpto News

5 May 2020 1 minute read 1 comment NewCreationCapital

Audio: Video:   Join The New Creation Cronies Telegram Group In Episode 40 "Donald Trump And The Fed Could Be About To Destroy The U.S. Banking System" headline by Forbes caught our attention and we decided to dig into this as our "Story of the Da...

COIN is a mobile application that allows more than 100,000 people per month to obtain digital assets

10 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments queromoney

Launched in early 2019, COIN is a mobile app that allows more than 100,000 people a month to obtain digital assets to validate geospatial location data when they travel, move, move or move around the real world while interacting and enjoying of in-a...

Cartesi AMA Hosted by Cryptoverse India Cartesi AMA Hosted by Cryptoverse India

20 Mar 2020 12 minute read 0 comments Cartesi

  We’ve recently conducted an AMA in Cryptoverse India’s Telegram Community. The AMA was held with Erick De Moura (CEO of Cartesi) and Colin Steil (COO of Cartesi). Some of the text may have been edited for clarity and grammar. Jay Ranch — Welcome to...

[Cybersecurity] $250,000 reward for the first to hack this cold crypto-wallet …

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoArch

If you have advanced computer skills and the $250,000 reward would be welcome, this article is for you. All you have to do is introduce yourself into an encrypted wallet and leave with the thousands of dollars in bitcoin that it contains! But the com...