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.

Top 10 Crypto Gainers in the Past 24 Hours (PUMP IT)

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 1 comment CryptoOwen

Who else is like me, in that every day when they wake up, they pull up to see which cryptocurrencies gained the most % points over night? Even if I don't have a bag of said crypto, it's just fun to watch & keep track of overall, to...

NEWS WITH POOL PoS and Masternode: StackOfStake, Stakinglab, Gentarium, Simple Pos Pool

2 Feb 2020 2 minute read 2 comments cryptominingcompl

StackOfStake ReeCore ( Reex ) was listed on the platform StackOfStake mode immediately shared masternode! REECORE is a peer-to-peer digital currency for Decentralized ordinary people, easy to use and acquire. We are building a sustainable and scala...

Price analysis 2, Feb Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, XRP, Bitcoin Cash.

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments haidernasir

Bitcoin and litecoin has lost 1% in its price in the previous 24 hours, while ethereum, XRP and BCH has gained almost 2% in their price. Here a price analysis of five cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin/USD Bitcoin is at $9,351.79 with a loss of -0.056199% in...

02/02//2020 Price Update: Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litcoin, OX(ZRX), STEEM, Steem Base Dollar (SBD), Basic Attention Token, Bitshare, DAI, XRP, EOS, Binance coin, Huobi token, Maker

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Danoskie

Hello, How is you day going?It's another edition of DAILY CRYPTOS PRICE UPDATE.Today: 02/02/2020Happy new month!The market is a little bit neutral this morning as some cryptos like steem goes up a little.What could be the outcome in the next few hour...

End of Week Price analysis 2/2/2020

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments manilpwn

Today is Sunday the 2nd of February 2020, and we come to the end of quite a good week for the cryptocurrency market as prices seem to be increasing at a healthy rate.   BITCOIN On the 26th of January, BTC closed at around $8,466 USD. As of writing th...

Sunday Thoughts - is it right to use crypto to bet?

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments renabs94

Betting on something, whether it is a sporting event or an asset's target price, has always been present in human history, since there has been a value for things. There is that sort of adrenaline in being able to win something, to be able to win aga...

Nintendo Switch outsells the SNE's

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Dominus1

Asian giant Nintendo has revealed it's holiday sales figures for the Nintendo switch in the quarterly Elearnings report. The report includes sales figures for it's best selling game consoles which has been updated. The company over the last quarter s...

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2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Treeπ

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Bitcoin wallet in Telegram: don't need to leave the App to make and receive my crypto payments.

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments alberdioni8406

As a crypto lover, one thing that I do most is to stay my time in chats all over the Telegram messenger and got lazy when was the time to receive or make my daily Bitcoin, Ethereum, ZTX Payments. But that changed, when I found the Telegram wallet ver...

eToro CopyTrader - Trade Like The Pros

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Maxrkb

For many newcomers to the world of crypto trading, learning about the nuances of technical analysis is a daunting and somewhat overwhelming task. Candles, stop losses and other weird technical terms that are hard to keep track of. So what if there wa...