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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Crypto Markets Start Moving and Havest Uniswap V3 Pools EXPLODE in Yeild!

20 hours ago 1 minute read 0 comments Cje95

For the last few weeks, crypto has really been "stuck" so to speak as it had a range and did not really leave it. While it was not a bad thing or something to be nervous about it was something that you needed to keep an eye on! During this time I dec...

How Much Crypto is In Your 401k?

13 Jun 2021 2 minute read 12 comments Allen Taylor

Top News: Coinbase users will now able to add crypto to their 401ks. Google Pay now supports Coinbase. As does Apple Pay. But does Coinbase have the best interest-bearing accounts, or is it BlockFi? 1.3 percent of bitcoin’s supply is now wrapped in E...

BITCOIN BTC / USD and ETH ANALYSIS UPDATE Intraday time horizon 15 June

15 Jun 2021 1 minute read 2 comments trade60

In the short term the title could correct.39340 is our pivotPredictable scenario: as long as support at 39340 holds, we can point towards 43159Alternative scenario: below 39340, targets at 37882 and 37014 Bitcoin's rebound that saw it recover above...

FINALLY!! I Can Free My BAT From Uphold!

14 Jun 2021 2 minute read 13 comments Cje95

As many of my fellow Brave users know I have suffered from the stranglehold that Uphold has on my earned BAT but finally today I broke free! I have used Brave for a couple of years now and I still remember when BAT transactions WERE FREE and I could...

Why we are fixing De-Fi…

20 hours ago 6 minute read 2 comments Dzoelx

Sequel to our rebrand and even prior, we have channeled so much material and human resources towards building a sustainable and efficient decentralized financial platform that serves users just the way they wish to be served. Our vision of building a...

BITCOIN BTC / USD and ETH ANALYSIS UPDATE Intraday time horizon 14 June

14 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments trade60

The MACD is positive and hovering below its moving average.38245 is our pivotPredictable scenario: as long as support at 38245 holds, we can point towards 41726Alternative scenario: A collapse of 38245 would result in a decline towards 36139Analysis...

The Show Must Go On.......without any Paper Machine

15 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments alquimista1501

Predicting the Future is almost impossible, but if most are living in the past, by simply understanding the present you can develop certain qualities of becoming develop certain soothsaying qualities. This happens when you study well the fundamentals...

World Economic Forum Weighs in on Cryptocurrencies with Beginner's Guide | REKTimes News

8 hours ago 3 minute read 3 comments REKTimes

16 June 2021:  In a report recently released by the World Economic Forum, a number of authors and prominent members of the cryptocurrency community put together a beginner's guide targeting institutions and future investors whom may be interested in...

ETH2 Hits New Milestone with Over 3 Million ETH Staked

11 Feb 2021 1 minute read 345 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

The eth2 beacon chain contract has hit a new milestone, crossing over 3 million in staked ETH on Feb. 10. Over 85,000 validators have staked over 3 million ETH, equivalent to $5.5 billion at ETH’s current price The staked amount is approximately 2.7...

Cheating The Scammers? Minereum And The Honeypot!

12 hours ago 3 minute read 0 comments ☑️Arͬcͨaͣ🅽🅶eͤl̜̝̖̼͔̞̃ͮ͑̐̉͌🅾➏➏➏

The other day I wrote an article because I received the Minereum airdrop on the BSC. You can find it here: Minereum Also On The BSC: Is It Possible To Trade Them? Is it Legit?I think that many other people have also received it because the Minereum f...