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.


Metamask for mobile and how to set it up

28 Jul 2019 1 minute read 4 comments Cal_tv93

So now that Metamask for mobile is out its time to look at how good it is and compare it to other wallets like the coinbase wallet that is kind like Metamask tho supporting more then Ethereum. First of all you can find the Metamask app in your app st...

28/07/2019 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollars (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, PVT (pivot coin), DAI, XRP, EOS.

28 Jul 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Daniella Blog

Hello!Good morning.The market has gone bad again as the wave of bearish trend continues to drag almost all the coins that I have here to the ground floor.What a mess.Like I said yesterday, will the bull run last?What could be the cause of the downs o...

ECOEARTHCOIN Trading contest started.

28 Jul 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Okane Satoshi

Exchange OZINEX Trading Competitation Started. First Eco-Cluster (Econeuark) project together with the partner exchange OZINEX launches a contest among ECOEC coin traders. The prize fund: 15,000 ECOEC ERC20 TRADING PAIR: ECOEC/BTC and ECOEC/ETH...

Open Discussion...

28 Jul 2019 1 minute read 10 comments Smash and Grab Crypto

Let’s talk. What Are Your Choices for a Wise $200.00 Crypto Investment? This is your chance to drop your ideas about what coin will make for a good investment. I’m interested in your ideas, thoughts and what coin or token will be worth riding into 20...

Facebooks LIBRA “the next horrific terrorist attack against Americans.”

27 Jul 2019 1 minute read 3 comments Hippos4ever

Well after going through the first round of questioning on the hill it seems Facebook's Libra project might not end up going through, or at least in the capacity that Facebook may have hoped for...  Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) asked Facebook, and Faceb...

Ethereum 2.0 Serenity, what changes?

27 Jul 2019 4 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

Ethereum 2.0 (or Serenity) is scheduled for January 3, 2020, many have wondered what they have to do to "migrate" their Ether, the truth is that we must not be alarmed because as far as we know now, we will not have to do anything.   Ethereum 2.0 "Se...

$martFund - $mart Investment Platform

27 Jul 2019 3 minute read 1 comment Jino

As an cryptocurrency investor, you must be prepared to DYOR (do your own research) and take the time to analyze and study any potential ICO you may wish to invest in. It is so easy to get caught up in fake marketing and hype, leading you to make bad...

27/07/2019 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollars (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, PVT (pivot coin), DAI, XRP, EOS.

27 Jul 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Daniella Blog

Hello!Good morning.On my update yesterday, I recommended you to get some amount of cryptos and hodl for a new day like this will come and it has really come to pass.Looking at the update of yesterday, you'll discover that some coins were low and comp...

Twich VS Dlive, which is better?

27 Jul 2019 3 minute read 2 comments Art

It goes without saying that Live streaming is not a fad and is not going anywhere. Twitch is one of the most popular out of all available streaming platforms. Over the years we have seen Twitch and its regulations getting tougher on users, banning pe...

Letter To The Committee Of Financial Services

26 Jul 2019 4 minute read 1 comment The0xFactor

    Letter To The Committee Of Financial Services     Dear Committee Members, Please consider this message intended to help public representatives seeking knowledge on the technologies relating to Facebook’s Libra and other blockchains. In this messa...