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.

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Is Satoshi An Insider Who Saw This Day Coming?

21 Apr 2020 2 minute read 3 comments Sapphire

Behind The Name Satoshi Nakamoto is a Japanese name and it would seem fitting to explore what that name actually means, if we are to come to any conclusion surrounding the identity and origin of Satoshi Nakamoto. In Japanese the name Satoshi is trans...

Flits new coins: Zenon, Raven Dark, Bitwin24, News24, Bitcoin 2! Index Chain on Simple Pos Pool

21 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments cryptominingcompl

flits We are now on the Zenon list in the Flits app ! Now you can safely host your Zenern masternode in a decentralized masternode application! Check their design: Zenon Twitter: More information about Zenon: https...

I think BTC is currently bearish for a long time

21 Apr 2020 4 minute read 0 comments Sleo821

Why is Bitcoin long-term bearish? Take a look at the following events to understand why everyone is currently bearish on Bitcoin       the first 1000 BTC transferred from Coinbase exchange, valued at USD 6.833 millionWhaleAlert data shows that at...

Why Bitcoin is still incredibly BEARISH

21 Apr 2020 4 minute read 5 comments mduchow

The recent price action seems to have quite a bit of people excited. But should they be? Applying an actual analytical perspective seems to indicate that this is simply a bear market rally. Bitcoin is in an incredibly unique situation, and not in a...

Learn the Programming Language 'PYTHON' in 2 hrs and develop your blockchain project.

21 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Kavi

Hello and welcome to my blog .  From the title of the page you already got the point about what i am going to bring for you for learning. yes it 'PYTHON' a programming language which is quite easier and popular among all the learner .  I just brought...

European Commission predicts limited tourism

21 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments PGInvest

The European Commission said, this Tuesday, to foresee limited tourist movements within Europe this summer, so that the sector is able to resume "the normality possible", and defended the mobilization of 20% of the future European recovery fund for t...

The first Dark Country Mythical card will be sold on auction

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Dark Country

First henchmen of Destructive Horde are already raised and ready to take your side. We are devilishly happy to announce the first Dark Country Mythical card, which will be sold on auction on OpenSea marketplace. Sombra Lucia card details This Mythic...

DForce Attacker Returns All $25 Million in Stolen Funds after Tracing

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Abhi K

The hacker who stole $25 million from the dForce platform on April 18 and 19 has returned all of the funds, following an investigation which showed that the attacker had not thoroughly covered his or her tracks.  Reports are emerging that state the a...

What future for Cardano? -FOCUS ON CARDANO (ADA) #5

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Trading Passion

3 principles that guide the development of the roadmap: 1) The growth of the community and its needs A distributed and resilient network faithful to the vision of Satoshi Nakamoto Balancing the pace of research and development so that the commercial...

How does Cardano (ADA) work? - FOCUS ON CARDANO (ADA) #4

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Trading Passion

The platform is constructed with different layers, that to the system of "flexibility". This makes it easier to maintain the blockchain and allow simple updates (soft fork). Cardano proposes to separate their blockchain into two layers: 1) A layer fo...