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.

Studyum – Artificial Intelligence In Education

9 Sep 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Okane Satoshi

Studyum is the most friendly & effective learning platform of the future today – powered by AI on a blockchain: We improve learning in students by recognizing that there are many different ways that people learn and think. In our system, AI and ma...

Why Globatalent use Dapps and What is dApps?

9 Sep 2019 2 minute read 2 comments Globatalent

"DAPPS"  A Decentralized application is very important in the blockchain world. #Blockchain #Bitcoin #Ethereum #Cryptocurrency #Globatalent A DApp is an open-source application that operates autonomously on a decentralized public blockchain. It cann...

Top 3 Price Prediction Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum: ETH trades near key resistance - Confluence Detector

9 Sep 2019 2 minute read 1 comment goldenforex

Real digital forms of money except for BTC accumulated recuperation force this end of the week. FXStreet's Intersection Identifier indicates Ethereum is trying key obstruction level. Swell is by all accounts exchanging above solid backings that are p...

08/09/2019 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

8 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Daniella Blog

  Hello,How is you day going?It's another edition of DAILY CRYPTOS PRICE UPDATE.Today: 08/09/2019For crypto's bears vs bulls, some are gaining while most of them have loss to the bears.NB: The prices of these cryptos are based on the time I posted th...

Altcons are dead?

8 Sep 2019 3 minute read 4 comments Dajigganaut

     I'm sure you've heard it by now, everyone is saying it, Altcoins are dead! But Are they really?      Since the rise of BTC dominance over the past few months the end of altcoins seems all that some people can talk about unless you are schilling...

Bitcoin: the hash rate is growing but electricity consumption is decreasing

8 Sep 2019 1 minute read 2 comments Roberto D.

No one takes into account the technological development and the fact that, over time, the technology becomes more efficient, it does not regress; this, which until yesterday was only a hypothesis (although clearly well argued) has now become a fact w...

Ethereum technical analysis: ETH/USD has a bullish start to Saturday following three straight bearish days

8 Sep 2019 1 minute read 3 comments goldenforex

ETH/USD dropped from $174.15 to $169.20 this Friday. The cost has so far gone up to $169.55 this Saturday. The Elliott oscillator has had a bearish session following five straight bullish sessions.     Ethereum day by day outline demonstrates that t...

Ethereum Mining And If Mining Ethereum Is The Right Choice For You

7 Sep 2019 4 minute read 3 comments

Free Ethereum? Before we get too far into the discussion of whether or not Ethereum mining is right for you, please read our Ethereum Mining guide and learn how Ethereum mining works. With Ethereum Mining, there's a few ways you can start setting up...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Consolidates above $10,600

7 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments goldenforex

The firm bullish hold is being affirmed by the positive Moving Normal Combination Dissimilarity (MACD). The Relative Quality List on the every day time allotment upwards tendency demonstrates that purchasers are picking up force. The bulls have been...

SCAM alert: QR codes

7 Sep 2019 1 minute read 2 comments Roberto D.

It was ZenGo who noticed it, who communicated it with a blog post at the end of August, while it was cointelegraph to give visibility to the discovery (which had gone unnoticed).   According to ZenGo, as many as four of the top five search results on...